Hurry--Registration Closes at 10 p.m. for Wounded Veteran Run
May 24, 2015 04:00PM ● Published by Brenna McGowan
in 2011 by local college student Courtney Hvostal in honor of her
brother who was severely injured in Afghanistan, the Wounded Veteran Run
has quickly become a favorite annual Memorial Day event for the
In 2012, joined as the run’s title
sponsor. Last year’s event drew more than 2,500 participants and
supporters raising more than $70,000 for the veteran support groups.
In addition to the national Wounded Warrior Project, this year’s local beneficiaries include Fregoso Outdoor Foundation, Purple Heart Fund and the El Dorado Hills Veterans Memorial Park.
2015 3K/5K/10K run/walk event, to be held in Folsom features
professional timing on a certified race course and a fun run for kids.
Online registration is now open and closes at 10 p.m. tonight at woundedveteranrun.org.