Gold Star Mission Run for the Fallen

Sat May 21, 2022 Rockford, IL 61109 US
Virtual Race Information

A virtual race is a race that can be run (or walked), at your own pace, from any location you choose, and is timed by you.  Ruck, walk, run, jog, indoors on a track or treadmill or outside in the neighborhood or a park.  A virtual race is the best way to get comfortable moving to your own beat and gaining confidence in your strength and endurance!  Choose your distance and start moving!  It is a great way to be competitive with your family, friends, or co-workers while not traveling to a race. Run on your own or run within the guidelines of social distancing in a very small group.  Please follow community guidelines and orders when completing this virtual race.  This is a great way to motivate each other and hold each other accountable.   MOST IMPORTANT -- we need to remember and honor our fallen military.  

3k participants will only receive a medal.  

Half marathon and 5k participants signed up will get a shirt and a medal shipped to the address provided upon registration.  

Participants must be signed up no later than May 01, 2021 by 11:59 p.m. to be guaranteed a shirt.   Participants can submit results any time from the day of sign up until May 21, 2022. Half Marathon participants will receive a long sleeve shirt.  3K and 5K participants will receive a short sleeve shirt.  All packets will be shipped out no later than May 20, 2022.  The address submitted upon registration s is where the race packet will be shipped

Please connect with the Gold Star Mission community on social media (Facebook *search "Gold Star Mission" or "Gold Star Mission Run for the Fallen" and on Instagram *gsm_run_for_the_fallen").  Share a picture, short video, or selfie when you finish to our community.  If you participating to remember one of our fallen military, we would like for you to share their story with EVERYONE.  Tell us why you are participating and about your experience.  Please wear your race shirt to get our message out to remember our fallen military.  


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