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Warrior Run

Join us on 04/22/2020

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Warrior Run Race Description

The WMU Warrior Run is a 5k race, created to support the Willis Foundation.  The race is hosted every spring by the Army and Air Force ROTC cadets of Western Michigan University.

Since its inception six years ago, the race has helped raise tens of thousands of dollars to directly help wounded veterans. It has grown into a large community event, displaying the support from the local community towards all wounded veterans. Come and enjoy a tradition in the making and help support a local contributing charity. We thank you for your continued support!

Many of our young National Guardsmen and Reservist do not qualify for enhanced education benefits, and many struggle to pay for college.

It is for this reason that Western Michigan University is happy to announce their first scholarship for veterans.

Any military service member who is currently serving, has previously served, or dependents of military service members are eligible to compete for this needs-based scholarship.  

All of the proceeds from purchasing a Western Warrior dog tag go to this military student scholarship. 





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    Warrior Run Where & When

  • Location: Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5249
  • Race Date: 04/22/2021 12:41 - Estimated
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Warrior Run Reviews

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5.0/5
Course: 4.5/5
Organization: 5.0/5
Awesome Event!

Great community event. People of all ages come out and run/walk the 5k. This year will be fully LOCAL, which is great to see. The course really challenged me as well!

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Course: 5.0/5
Organization: 5.0/5
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Amazing Cause

Glad to see such a great cause being promoted in the Kalamazoo community. Will definitely keep supporting this event.

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5.0/5
Course: 4.5/5
Organization: 5.0/5
2015 Race Review
Review On:
Awesome Event!

Great community event. People of all ages come out and run/walk the 5k. This year will be fully LOCAL, which is great to see. The course really challenged me as well!

has run 3 times 1/1 found this review helpful.
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  • Bell's Eccentric Cafe
    4 Based on 785 Reviews
  • Principle Food & Drink
    4.5 Based on 207 Reviews
  • Martini's Pizza
    4 Based on 234 Reviews
  • Water Street Coffee Joint
    4 Based on 72 Reviews
  • Air Zoo
    4.5 Based on 87 Reviews
  • Places to eat in Kalamazoo
  • Bell's Eccentric Cafe
    4 Based on 785 Reviews
  • Crow's Nest
    4.5 Based on 610 Reviews
  • Food Dance
    4 Based on 447 Reviews
  • Anna's House - Kalamazoo
    3.5 Based on 382 Reviews
  • Warrior Run weather history
  • Based on a 5 year average and a race date of April 22nd, Kalamazoo, MI can expect temperatures between 44℉ and 54℉ with humidity around 72% and precipitation of 0.08".
    Last year the weather condition was Overcast.
  • Kalamazoo, MI current weather
  • Clear 56.9℉ Clear

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