Freedom is hard won... and our soldiers are on the line protecting Freedom every day... so sign up for the Challenging, Honoring & Rewarding Heroes' Challenge and start getting Pledges/donations today!
4-ways to Take the Challenge...
1) A beautiful 10-Click/10K flat run on the dike along side the Columbia River (6.2 miles/starts 0900)
2) A 5 Click/5K Fun Run/Country Stroll also along the dike (3.1 miles/starts 0915)
3) An Un-Timed & free Heroes' Challenge Children's Duathlon Loop for children 9 and younger (0.2 mile loops-1st Bike, 2nd Run/starts 1030)
4) or join "The Virtual Team" (get on-line pledges/donations and then you can opt to cheer from the start line or even at home!)
*The 10K Run and 5K Fun Run/Walk are along the Columbia River dike as you head up the entrance of the beautiful Columbia River Gorge, with the majestic snow-capped Mt. Hood dominating the eastern horizon. The exact location of the start/finish line is to be announced.
Professionally Timed: The first 2-events are chip-timed.
To ensure that you get a complimentary Heroes Challenge t-shirt with your paid registration fee (10K, 5K or Virtual Team) register by May 31. There will only be a limited number of extra t-shirts available after that date. We will also be selling a limited number of t-shirts the day of the race if you would like to purchase one.
Recognition: Official "4th of July Heroes' Challenge Dog-tags" will be presented to all participants as they RTB (Return To Base) and cross the finish line. An American Eagle in flight trophy will be awarded for the first to RTB in each of the first 2-events: "10K & 5K", as well as Event Medals will be awarded to the second-& third place men and women respectively to RTB in those events.
Grand Prize! The individual who collects the most Pledged/Donated dollars ($500 or more) by 11:59pm on July 3, 2016 WINS an incredible 1-night stay at the gorgeous destination resort, Skamania Lodge, in Stevenson, Washington. This prize is graciously donated by Skamania Lodge and to be eligible for this prize you must have reached at least $500 in collected dollars.
Remember! Register for a Challenge, get pledges/donations, and support America's Heroes... then ask all your friends to register, get pledges and race with you!
Go to: www.BackaHero.Today and take The Heroes' Challenge. For more information go to www.BackaHero.Today or email: BackaHeroToday@gmail.com AND follow us on facebook: www.facebook.com/BackaHeroToday/
For more information, or to volunteer, or to financially sponsor a part of this event please go to www.BackaHero.Today or call 360-852-4649.