Sunday, November 8, 2020 – 9 AM Start
Veterans Day USA
Honoring Military Service 5k
& Optional 1 Mile
MN State Capitol – St Paul, MN
Timed 5k @ USATF Certified Course around the MN State Capitol District’s Memorial Grounds
Start/Finish at Peace Officers Memorial on State Capitol Grounds @ 12th & Cedar, St Paul, MN
Recognition: 5k results by Youth, Open, Masters (5-year age groups > age 40-90+)
NOTE: NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION – Pre-registration Only!
2020 Veterans Day 5k Printable Promotional Flier & Mail-in Entry Form here soon
More volunteers are always welcome to join our happy CCREW volunteers – Come help serve those who have served all of US!
Check-in, shirt pick-up & Race Day Registration @ start/finish area at Peace Officers Memorial @ 12th & Cedar. Free, convenient parking, motivating Americana theme music, announcer, commemorative race shirts, healthful post-race treats & free photography
Race Morning Schedule:
7 AM – CC Race Event Worker (CCREW) volunteers set up course, registration, and refreshments
7:45 AM – Pre-registered check-in opens for bib #s & shirts pick-up near start/finish
8:50 AM – Start line assembles for final race day instructions & National Anthem
9 AM – START! 7th Annual Veterans Day 5k
10:10 AM – CCREW volunteers begin course clean-up.
Veterans Day USA – Honoring Military Service 5k Event Highlights:
VET CENTERS ARE THE PEOPLE IN VA WHO WELCOME HOME WAR VETERANS WITH HONOR BY PROVIDING QUALITY READJUSTMENT SERVICES IN A CARING MANNER, ASSISTING VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS TOWARD A SUCCESSFUL POSTWAR ADJUSTMENT IN OR NEAR THEIR COMMUNITIES. WE ARE VETERANS HELPING VETERANS WHO OFFER: INDIVIDUAL COUNSELING; GROUP COUNSELING; COUPLE’S/MARITAL COUNSELING; MILITARY SEXUAL TRAUMA COUNSELING; AND BEREAVEMENT COUNSELING. IN ADDITION, WE OFFER ASSISTANCE WITH EMPLOYMENT, BENEFITS ASSISTANCE AND HEALTH AND WELLNESS. WE HAVE FLEXIBLE HOURS TO MEET
Tyrone Patterson, MSW, LGSW
Readustment Counseling Therapist
Readjustment Counseling Service, Department Veterans Affairs
Office 763-503-2220 / Cell 612-578-2923
NOTE: Veterans Day is actually on 11/11 every year, and this event will occur on the Sunday before that date.