The proceeds from this event will go towards The Specialist Matthew Pollini Memorial Fund. The Pollini Fund is organized and run by members of Matthew's squad that were by his side when he died while serving his country in Al Kut, Iraq on January 22, 2009. The Pollini Fund's mission is to raise money for victims of natural or man-made disasters. This event will begin at Brother's Pizza 1 on Lakeview Ave., Dracut and travel to Brothers Pizza 2 on Broadway Rd., Dracut. At the end of the event there will be entertainment, food, and beer. Every participant will receive a t-shirt, a slice of pizza, and a beer. All are welcome to "Ruck or Run" the event. Check In the day of the event will begin at 9:30 A.M. with the race taking off at 11:00 A.M. Rucksacks will be required to weigh 30 pound minimum and will be weighed prior to start time. Early Check In and T-Shirt pickup will be a few days before the event (details to come later).