American Legion 1st Annual Run for our Veterans

July 4, 2020 Sylvester, GA 31791 US Directions

5K Run/Walk

7:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT

1 Mile Fun Run

7:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
Race Postponed

New Date: July 4, 2020

The safety and health of our youth, families and serving professionals is always our first priority. In light of information related to the evolving COVID-19 situation and the recommendation of the CDC  and growing school and community concerns, we have made the difficult decision to postpone our event.   We will reschedule for a later date, and as such will update this web page with the information.

Thank you all for your support of our veterans and may you all stay healthy.

Here Are Your Options:

We will transfer your registration to the new event date once it is set, and look forward to having you join us. Thanks for your patience!

In the best interest of serving our community we have postponed this event.  Thank you all for the support of our veterans and please be healthy.   

You understand that events are expensive, even when cancelled, and you want us to keep your registration fees to help cover our costs. We deeply appreciate your generosity and look forward to seeing you at an event soon.

We understand. We hope you can join us next time.

North Main and Willingham Street
Sylvester, GA US 31791

The American Legion is the largest veterans service organization.  This run is to offer remembrance and service to our veterans.

Our Veterans never ran when serving us!

Let’s run to serve them now!  Come Run and Greet some of our local Veterans.   We are working with the local authorities to ensure that all protocols for health and safety are in place.  We will update this page as events progress.  THE RACE IS ON!  START TIME 7:00AM Jeffords Park.

Run for our Veterans is a 5K, / 1 Mile run – fun walk! It is Hosted by American Legion Post Sylvester Post 335 Inc., P.O. Box 34, Sylvester GA. 31791. It will be held:, NEW RACE DATE: July 4, 2020.   Races start at 7:00AM! This year’s events are: 5K  Run and a 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk! Entry Fees: 5K - $30 Pre-Registered/$35 Day of the Race! 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk $20 Pre-Registered/$25 Day of Race! Awards: Top 3 Overall - M/F. . 

Packet Pick-Up and late registration will be held at Jeffords Park beginning at 6:30 AM race morning.

Wearing a mask for packet pick-up will be at your discretion.  We will have adequate spacing for the pick-up and registration.   

We look forward to this celebration to start our 4th of July festivities.

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