--This is not a school sponsored event but one that some staff, students and parents may be interested in attending.
The Veterans 5K Honor Run/Walk is set for Saturday, November 5, 2016 and everyone is invited to participate. Award categories for runners only including:
Overall first place male
Overall first place female
Top 5K finishers (Runners only)
70 and over
All runners and walkers will be assigned a serviceman, who was killed in action, to walk or run in honor. All walkers will receive certificates.
October 19, is deadline for pre-registering and assuring a T-shirt.
Also, this year, timing will be done by Running for Amanda, a professional timing company, owned by VHS cross country coach John Allison. Coach Keith Rorie of Vilonia Middle School, will assist with timing. Runners will have chips placed on ankles keeping the timing.
Proceeds are going to the museum. You may pick up registration sheets also at the museum, city hall or visit the veteransmuseumvilonia website or facebook page.
Registration table opens at 8:30 a.m. on Nov. 5. Race begins at 10 a.m. Race begins at Vilonia's new softball/soccer complex on N. Mt. Olive and ends at museum. Same route as last year for return participants.
$20 Registration fee includes T-Shirt prior to race date
$25 on day of race (No T-shirt)
Age on race day_____ Birth date___/___/___
Male___ Female___ Runner___ Walker___ T-Shirt Size __________
Name of participant__________________________________________________(Please print)
Make checks to: Museum of Veterans and Military History
Address: P.O. Box 668, Vilonia, Arkansas, 72173.
I, the undersigned participating in the Veterans Museum Run/Walk, am legally bound, for myself, my heirs, executors and administration, to waive and release any and all rights and claims for damages, and hold harmless, any sponsoring organization, Museum of Veterans and Military History Board, Brigade members and all volunteers representing the museum, sponsors and, their representatives, successors, agents, servants or employees, and assignees for any and all injuries suffered by me in said run/walk. I recognize that I must be in good health and of sufficient training and experience in order to participate, and state furthermore, that my ability to participate in and successfully compete in this event has been attested to by a qualified physician or certified fitness consultant. I hereby grant permission to the Museum of Veterans and Military History to use photos that may include me or my child for promotion & publicity; and understand that if the Run cannot be held due to an act of God or circumstances beyond control, the race officials are not liable to refund any money paid by me to participate. With my signature, I acknowledge that I have read, and accept these terms under which my entry is made.
_____________________________________(Parent or guardian if under 18) must sign)
5K Run/Walk $_______
Total enclosed $____________ Cash___ Check # ____________