Run for Briggs 5k Run or Ruck and 1 Mile Fun Run

Sat August 13, 2022 Calverton, NY 11792 US Directions

Run for Briggs 5k Run/Walk

$40 9:00AM EDT Registration ends August 13, 2022 at 9:00am EDT

Run for Briggs 5k Ruck

$40 9:00AM EDT Registration ends August 13, 2022 at 9:00am EDT

1 Mile Fun Run

$10 8:30AM EDT Registration ends August 13, 2022 at 8:30am EDT

Virtual 5k Run/Walk

$40 Registration ends August 13, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT
5789 Middle Country Rd
Calverton, NY US 11792

Dashan J. Briggs Memorial Foundation, Inc. was founded in 2021 by his spouse and family. Technical Sergeant Dashan Briggs made the ultimate sacrifice while serving in the 106th NYS Air National Guard unit as a Special Missions Aviator in Western Iraq on March 15, 2018 when his HH-60 Pavehawk helicopter crashed. The foundation was created to honor his legacy by supporting future generations and teaching them to succeed through perseverance, hard work, and dedication- all traits he embodied.   

All proceeds from this event will go to the Dashan J. Briggs Memorial Foundation that awards Scholarships to students in Riverhead and Comsewogue High School, and to future workshops and seminars to help teach our youth important life skills that they do not necessarily learn in school such as CPR/AED training, car maintenance, finances, and basic cooking classes, etc.

Race T-shirt

Participant's will receive a custom race t-shirt made of super soft ring spun cotton. Shirts guaranteed to those that register by end of day 7/31.

Shirt and Bib Pick Up

Early pickup will take place at Sayville Running Company (19 Main St. Sayville) on Friday, August 12th from noon until 5:00pm. Participants are welcome to have someone else pick up their bib for them.


Pint glass awards will be given to the top male and female overall, plus the top 3 finishers in 10 year age groups

5k Ruck

Earn a Go Ruck patch by signing up for the 5k Ruck.

10lbs for anyone under 150lbs
20lbs for anyone over 150lbs


The course is primarily on the bike path, but does briefly go on a groomed trail and the old airplane runway.

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.


Check out our giant raffle and win some great prizes.  Each participant in the race automatically gets one free raffle entry, but anyone can buy additional raffle tickets on site on raceday.

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Virtual Participants: POSTING YOUR RESULTS

1. Click on the results tab on the main registration page

2. Click "submit virtual results" button

3. Find yourself by entering your name

4. Enter your time

Results take a few minutes to update, so it may be a short time before you see yourself on the leaderboard


1.After registering for the race, click the circle icon in the top right corner of 
2.Click "profile"
3.Scroll down to "Upcoming Races"
4.Select "View Pre-Race Bib" under Run for Briggs 5k 

Feel free to print your bib and wear it while you race OR post it to social media and let everyone know that you're running the Run for Briggs!

  • click on the results tab
  • click your result
  • click on the "photos" link (located underneath your bib number)
  • click "start uploading photos"

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