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10th Annual Grissom JROTC Warrior 5k

February 9, 2019 @ 9:00 am
Grissom High School
1001 Haysland Rd SE
$15 - $25
Helen Stinson

The 10th Annual Warrior 5K will take place on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at Grissom High School, 1001 Haysland Rd SE. Proceeds from this race support Got Your Six, an organization that trains service dogs to aid veterans suffering from PTSD, and the Grissom JROTC program. The race will begin by the firing of a cannon at 9 AM, awards will take place on the football field after all runners have finished.

The 5k race is a flat ground run starting at 9 o’clock just before the T-intersection on Haysland Rd and National Blvd. The race will follow down Haysland Rd and run behind the Staples shopping center and turn left on Cameron RD SW. The race will follow Cameron RD and turn right on Shereton RD and follow until the road reaches a T-intersection and turn right onto Berclair then, at the next T-intersection turn right and follow Randall Rd SW and take a left back to Cameron Rd SW. At Staples make a right to go in front of Staples and turn right back onto Haysland Rd and follow it till you reach the West entrance into the school parking lot. We will have cones and cadets directing racers to the finish line on the track just past the bleachers.

Water will be provided along the course at the half way point. The race is mostly a flat ground run.