2023 Race FOR A SOLDIER Half-Marathon, & 5K
September 10th, 2023!

Thank you for all the terrific community support and incredible participation in the 2022 Race For A Soldier-thanks to you, it was a tremendous success! Make sure to bookmark your calendar for September 10th for the Race For A Soldier 2023, and register below!

Race For A Soldier 2022 Results

1st: Adam Briejer / M / Age 20-24 / 1:13:88.0

2nd: Daniel Black / M / Age 30-34 / 1:14:17.6

3rd: Preston Fradet / M / Age 15-19 / 1:23:18.6

4th: Calvin Jensen / M / Age 20-24 / 1:31:34.8

5th: Sherida Bird / F / Age 40-44 / 1:33:54.3

View the entire list and print your certificates  here.

1st: Giuseppe Campagnoli / M / Age 20-24 / 0:18:32.0

2nd: Kenny Kasperbauer / M / Age 20-24 / 0:18:39.0

3rd: Marisa Merritt / M / Age 30-35 / 0:18:56.5

4th: Daniel Street / M / Age 20-25 / 0:19:37.9

5th: N. Butler / M / Age 01-14 / 0:19:39.3

Download the entire list here.

Course Map

parking map

Thank You To Our Sponsors

Looking for a place to stay? 

We highly recommend Best Western Wesley Inn & Suites, the OFFICIAL partner of Race For A Soldier!


Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the Race for A Soldier. The success of the event relies heavily on our community members and their willingness to give of their time and talent. There are many ways you can help on race day. Whether you host a water station, cheer on the runners or join the clean up crew, we can’t do it without you.

We are very grateful for our volunteers!

Previous Events


What are the start times for your events?

• 7:30 am opening ceremonies

• 7:45 am half start

• 8:00 am 5k start

What distances are your events?

• 5k run walk

• 13.1 mile run (time limit 3hrs)

When and where is packet pick-up

• September 9th at the Best Western Wesley Inn & Suites 11:00am-3:00pm

• September 10th at the  Best Western Wesley Inn & Suites 9:00am-2:00pm

Can I bring my MP3 player?

The use of headsets highly discouraged, but not outright prohibited at our events. Per USATF Insured event , we follow their guidelines on headset use. USATF does not encourage headphone use during its races but does not disallow them as long as they are used safely. For this reason, if you choose to use a headset on the course, you may be asked by a course official to remove them for safety reasons. You are required to comply or face disqualification and removal from the course.

Can I bring my Nordic Walking Stick?

Yes. Participants of the these events are welcome to use walking sticks; however, please be courteous and mindful of participants around you.

Can I bring my dog?

For this event, dogs are not allowed anywhere on the course. This is for safety and USATF insurance agreements.

Can I bring my baby in a stroller/jogger?

Under USATF rules, strollers and dogs are not allowed on the course.

Can I bring my bike/skates/skateboard?

No. No wheels are allowed on the course except for registered wheelchairs and official course vehicles.

A USATF sanction is an official designation issued by USATF, through the New England USATF Association, which approves and licenses the holding of a competitive track & field, long distance running or race walking event in the United States. Under USATF rules, strollers and dogs are not allowed on the course.

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