RunVermont Supported Events:
RunVermont provides registration and timing services only for this event.
Presented by the National Guard Association of Vermont (NGA-VT) and Century 21 Jack Associates. This event benefits the VT National Guard (VTNG) Fallen Soldier Memorial at Camp Johnson through the VTNG Charitable Foundation. All events are open to the public.
2013 Information is below for reference; 2014 information anticipated summer 2014
• 11k Run/Ruck March
• 5k Run/Walk/Ruck March
• 1 mile Youth Fun Run
Saturday, September 7, 2013
789 VT Army National Guard Road, Colchester, VT
The race begins and ends at the Fallen Heroes Memorial on Camp Johnson.
2013 Race Day Schedule
07:00-08:00: Race Day Registration, Packet Pickup & Ruck Weigh-In
08:00-10:00: Youth FunRun Registration
08:30: 11K Run/Military Ruck March and 5K Run/Walk START
10:30: 1 mile Youth FunRun START (following the completion of the 11k race. The course is an enclosed 1 mile loop located on Camp Johnson)
11:15: Finish Line: Awards will be mailed to category winners.
John Guyette: 802-338-4009
Christopher Gookin: 802-338-3324
Ruck March Division Qualifications
• Ruck March Individual: 1 person, carrying 35 lb ruck sack
• Ruck March Team*,**: 2-6 people, each carrying 35 lb ruck sack
• Ruck March Platoon Team*,**: minimum of 7 (or more, no maximum), each carrying 35lb sacks.
Ruck March Participants will walk/run on the same course as the runners/walkers. Ruck March Participants can compete in three categories: 1) Individual 2) Team (2-6 person) 3) Platoon (7 or more). Each person must carry their own Ruck Sack. Rucks must weigh at least 35 lbs and will be weighed prior to the start/finish. Participants must register individually regardless of category (no group registrations please).
* Each team/platoon is required to finish together within 5 seconds.
** Ruck teams are required to list their team members and leader/OIC (Officer in Charge) prior to leaving the start point. The OIC must also be listed in your registration form.
Online registration closed at NOON, Thursday, September 5, 2013.
Registrations will be accepted by mail or on race day. Please download the registration form and mail it or bring it with you on race day (0700-0800, 07 September 2013) with cash or check (payable to Vermont National Guard Charitable Foundation). Mail to: Vermont National Guard Charitable Foundation, Inc., 789 Vermont National Guard Road, Colchester, VT 05446 ATTN: PAO.
Note: Each participant must register individually; no group registrations. Valid photo identification is required prior to starting the race.
5k and 10k run/walk/wheels: $25.00
Includes unisex shirt. Any race shirts purchased will be available at packet pickup on race day.
1 mile youth Fun Run: FREE. $10.00 for shirt.
The Vermont National Guard Charitable Foundation, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit private organization (Tax ID Number 84-1670925). Contributions are tax deductible under applicable laws.
In accordance with the Joint Ethics Regulation, DoD 5500.7-R, this notification is not an endorsement or implied endorsement of a non-Federal entity, event, product, service, or enterprise. In addition, Vermont National Guard members in their official capacities and titles, positions, or organization names may not be used to suggest official endorsement or preferential treatment of any non-Federal entity. (Section 3-209) Any individuals participating in this event are doing so in their personal capacity and in a purely voluntary capacity.