This year’s Fallen Heroes 5k put on by the Midshipmen of the University of Florida’s NROTC program will take place on Sunday 20 March. Day of registration will open at 0730 and the race will begin at 0900. The race will start and finish in the UF Commuter Lot off of Gale Lemerand Drive. All proceeds of the Fallen Heroes 5k will go to the UDT-SEAL Association and the Gainesville Fisher House Foundation.
The UDT-SEAL Association is a Veterans Support Organization comprised of members who have served, are presently serving or who strive to serve the Naval Special Warfare community. Their goal is to assist members and their families by improving quality of life. The Gainesville Fisher House Foundation supports America’s military personnel by providing a living facility that allows family members to be close to their loved ones during hospitalization.
The race also is conducted in honor of Petty Officer Second Class James Suh, USN SEAL, LT Thomas Fouke USN, and all others who gave their lives in support of the global war on terror.
Event details and schedule
Now sponsered by Fit2Run! First place male and first place female will recieve a $50 Fit2Run gift card!