APK (Capt Andrew Pedersen-Keel) 5K

Event Details for
APK (Capt Andrew Pedersen-Keel) 5K

Saturday, November 4, 2017 10:00 AM

Lovers Ln Guilford, CT 06437 Lovers Ln Guilford, CT 06437 06437

Presented by APK Charities Corp

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Pricing

5K Run
Current Price
$ 25.00
5K Ruck / Walk
Current Price
$ 25.00
Fun Run
Current Price
$ 10.00

Kids 8 years and under


Event Information

Our APK 5K Run/Ruck/Walk and Kids Fun Run in loving memory of Capt. Andrew Pedersen-Keel.

This is the 4th Annual APK 5K Run/Ruck/Walk and kids fun run in memory of Capt Andrew Pedersen-Keel. All proceeds of this year’s race will benefit the Special Forces Charitable Trust, Fisher House - West Haven, The APK Endowment Fund (Madison and Guilford Foundations), Spike's K9 Fund and Wounded Warriors Family Support.

The race will start and finish at Guilford Fairground and follows a certified, picturesque route. Access to the fairground is free and there will be plenty of opportunities for spectators to watch participants. Besides a 5K Run, there is also a 5K Ruck/Walk and a Kids Fun Run.

Long sleeved t-shirt to all run and ruck/walk participants and short sleeve shirt for kids (Limited to first 500 registrations)

Race Day Schedule

  • 08:00 am Registration Opens
  • 09:30 am Kids Fun Run
  • 10:00 am 5K Run - 5K Ruck/Walk start

Entry Fees

  • 5K Run - $25 ($30 on race day)
  • 5K Ruck/Walk - $25 ($30 on race day)
  • Kids Fun Run - $10

Please note: Attention Ruck Sack March participants!

Please bring a backpack with non-perishable food items with the following recommendations: for participants 150 lbs. and under – 10 lbs.; for participants over 150 lbs. – 20 lbs. The food donations shall be distributed to the Madison Food Pantry, The Guilford Food Pantry and The St George Food Pantry after the challenge.

PLEASE! NO GLASS CONTAINERS. Thank you.

FOOD REQUESTS:

  • Coffee/Tea
  • Canned Soup
  • Rice
  • Peanut Butter and Jelly – in plastic containers
  • Baked Beans
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Granola Bars
  • Pasta
  • Juice – in plastic containers
  • Cereal

Awards:

  • 5K Run - 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall male and female finishers Challenge coins for age group winners, (Under 13, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+)
  • 5K Ruck March/Walk 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall finishers 5K Ruck March/Walk 1st overall team/unit will receive a plaque with their name engraved . The plaque will remain in their possession until next year's Ruck March.

Advance registration closes on November 2, 2017 at 8:00 PM. No rain date, entry fees are non-refundable.


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