Run in honor and remembrance of those who defend our freedom. The Remembrance 10k, 5k and 1 mile fun run pays tribute to those who paid the ultimate sacrifice and those men, women and their families who continue to fight for freedom. The Remembrance Run 10k, 5k and 1 mile fun run are scenic, flat courses that wind through Camp Johnson and historical Montford Point. Show your support for America's heroes in this Run to Remember.
Event details and schedule
Fees for 5k and 10k:$25 until noon, Sep 11. $30 until noon, Sep 18. $40 until noon Oct 6. $45 on race day checks only. Register by noon Sep 11 to guarantee T-shirt size. The race is open to everyone. Registration fee is non-refundable.
One mile fun Run : $10.00 does not include t-shirt.
Time: The 10k race starts at 8:00 am the 5k follows close behind at 8:10. Beginners and walkers are welcome. The one mile fun run will begin after the 5k and 10k Run.
Location: Camp Johnson Gymnasium, Montford Point Rd, Camp Lejeune, NC
Packet Pickup: Packets contain race instructions; runner’s number, safety pins and a commemorative shirt (register by Fri, Jun 12 to guarantee shirt size). Those who have registered by 12pm on Tue, Oct 6, can pick up their race packet at the Wallace Creek Fitness Center on Fri, Oct 9, from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. All racers can pick up their packets at the race site on the day of the event from 6:00-7:30 a.m. Race registration fees are non-refundable.
Due to security aboard Marine Corps base, you must have a valid driver's license, proof of insurance, and a vehicle registration when entering the base.
Awards will be presented to the top three male and female OVERALL and OVERALL MASTERS finishers, and to the following age categories: 9 and under, 10-12, 13-16, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over. Team awards will also be presented to the top team categories. Teams must have a minimum of 4 runners to score; husband and wife requires2 and mixed teams require at least 1 person of the opposite gender. The awards ceremony will be held after the last runner has finished. Awards will not be mailed.
Finish/Timing/Results/Refreshments: Unofficial times are available immediately at the finish line on the digital display clock. Finish times will be posted on this website at the conclusion of the race. Complimentary refreshments will be available to all participants at the end of the race.
Grand Prix Points: Grand Prix Series (GPS) points are awarded to individuals and team categories for those who place in each category for qualifying Grand Prix Race events (all events except 1 mile fun runs). Points will be accumulated to determine the Overall Champion at the end of the year as well as the top three Champions in each Grand Prix award category; Overall Male/female, Overall Masters Male/female and all 5 year age groups. Team awards will be awarded to the top three teams in each category. You must complete a minimum of 4 events to qualify for end-of –year awards.
Finishing = 5 points
Age category First =15, second =13, third = 11, fourth =9, fifth = 7 all other =5
Overall and Overall Masters : first =18, second = 17, third = 16.
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