Rough Riders Memorial 5K
Love running for a cause or just because you are able? Then YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS THIS ONE! Come out and join the Georgia Army National Guard as they run in remembrance of the 14 Rough Riders killed in action during the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. This 5K will be a run/walk/ruck with 14 push-ups once you cross the finish; push-ups are not required. Enjoy the set up of vendors & cool military vehicles in the area. You & your kiddos don't want to miss this! There may even be some fire & police vehicles too! Run or walk or ruck for a cause while strengthening/rebuilding your relationship with the community. This will be a flat & fast course through the park with some awesome, one-of-a kind awards only available at the Rough Rider Memorial 5K!
Did you know that this race is part of a series of runs? If you like this race you may want to run one of the following Five Star NTP events.
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