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Rob Fleming Park


Join us on Saturday, November 23rd for our 5th annual Defend the Orphan Run/Walk at Rob Fleming Park for a chip-timed run.

The Defend the Orphan Run is an opportunity for every generation to Defend the Orphan together! Come be a part of the movement that is bringing LUV to orphans around the world.


Each registrant will receive a swag bag including a limited sport-tech shirt, finisher medal, and more! Those who register after October 1st are not guaranteed a race shirt. Whether you are running, walking, or volunteering for the Defend the Orphan Run, we provide great race day entertainment for the whole family:

  • Music
  • Vendor booths
  • Awards ceremony
  • Massive Kids Zone including playground, bounce houses, face painting and more!
  • Come & enjoy the DTO After Party! Immediately following the race, we will have Food & Live Music and for your enjoyment.

Will you go the extra mile?

STEP 1:  Register today!

STEP 2:  Set up your peer to peer fundraising page!

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Fundraise on Run Sign Up

STEP 3:  Earn incredible rewards as you hit your fundraising goals!


Event Schedule

8:00am: Registration & Packet Pickup Open
9:00am: DTO 10K Competitive Run/Walk
9:15am: DTO 5K Competitive Run
10:15am: DTO 1K Kids Run
*Awards & After Party immediately following the race

*Runners will line up where they see fit on race day. Registration is not based on competitive/non-competitive.


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