We Run - They Fly

Sun July 24, 2022 Milwaukee, WI 53207 US Directions
2300 E Nock Street
Milwaukee, WI US 53207

We Run – They Fly is back again!

Choose to run virtually or in person on Sunday, July 24th

Nonprofit Details

The We Run - They Fly run/walk is an event which benefits the Stars and Stripes Honor Flight of Southeastern Wisconsin. The 7th annual event will take place on Sunday, July 24th 2022

As a 501(c)3 nonprofit, our donations to the Stars and Stripes Honor Flight have totaled over $83,000! With your participation in our event you will be helping the Stars and Stripes Honor Flight to continue to fly our WWII, Korean and Vietnam War Veterans on a one day, all expenses paid trip to Washington DC, to visit their memorials and experience a full day of honor and thanks. Most of our oldest heroes have never been thanked for their service to our nation many years ago, and they often say, that aside from their wedding day, their honor flight day is the best day of their lives. 


As a thank you, your race entry is free! Please be prepared to show military ID if requested.

Go Virtual

Not ready for in-person running? Go virtual!

How to run the race virtually:

  • Register for the virtual option.
  • Download the RaceJoy app.
  • Run the race between July 23rd & 24th
  • The RaceJoy app will automatically upload your results.
  • You can find your bib number in your receipt. If you don't have your receipt, go to runsignup.com, select profile and select the Trailbreaker. You can resend your registration receipt.
  • Your packet will be mailed to you after the race.

T-shirts are unisex sizes. We cannot guarantee a race t-shirt for registrations after July 8th. We will do our best to accommodate for those registering after that date.


If you are not looking to participate but wish to donate, you may do so at the link above. Donations are also accepted at PO Box 100103 Cudahy, WI 53110

Volunteers Needed

Click the link at the top of the page to volunteer! We couldn't make this the biggest and best year yet without you!

schedule and packet pickup


You do not need to print it. We will need to scan the QR code on the receipt, though, so please have your email accessible on your mobile device or save a picture of your receipt with the QR code to your device’s image library.

The in-person race is on Sunday, July 24th.

Race Day
8:00am Packet pickup
9:00am Start


The race is chip timed by Silver Circle Sports Events, LLC with a chip start. Your time will start when you cross the start line and stops when you cross the finish line. 

How to wear your bib.

Race Contact Info

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

Social Distancing

Please review our approved social distancing plan prior to registering.


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