Veterans Day USA

2015 Veterans Day USA 5k Race Results

2015 Veterans Day USA 5k Age-Graded Race Results

2015 Veterans Day USA 5k slideshow + theme music

Veterans Day 5K logoSaturday, November 12, 2016 - 9 AM Start

6th Annual

Veterans Day USA

Honoring Military Service 5k   

Timed/Scored on a USATF Certified Course

Recognition: 5k results by Youth, Open, Masters (5-year age groups > age 40-90+)

Beautiful Bunker Hills Regional Park, Andover, MN

Start/Finish alongside Veterans Memorial

Bunker Hills Activities Center Indoor & Outdoor Staging Area

550 Bunker Lake Blvd NW, Andover, MN 55304

Timed/Scored on USATF Certified 5k Course Map MN15036RR

Complete 5k results by Youth, Open, Masters (5-year age groups > age 40-90+)

Check-in, shirt pick-up & Race Day Registration @ start/finish area near Bunker Hills Park Activities Center. Free, convenient parking,  indoor restrooms, motivating theme music, announcer, commemorative race shirts, healthful post-race treats & free photography

2016 Printable Vets Day 5k Promotional Flier & Entry Form Here Soon

Inspiring online Vets 5k invitation you can send to family/friends you want to join you

USA Color Guard
2014 Veterans Day USA 5k Race Results

2014 Veterans Day USA 5k slideshow + theme music

Veterans Day USA 5k Press Release 11/7/14

2013 Veterans Day USA 5k Race Results

2013 Veterans Day USA 5k Inspiring Video

2013 Veterans Day USA 5k slideshow + theme music

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Be Inspired & Instructed by the History of Veterans Day

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2012 Veterans Day USA - Honoring Military Service 5k Photos Slideshow + Theme Music

2012 Veterans Day USA - Honoring Military Service 5k Race Results

2011 Veterans Day USA - Honoring Military Service 5k Photos Slideshow + Theme Music

2011 Veterans Day 5k Race Results & Records

Race Morning Schedule:

7 AM - CC Race Event Worker (CCREW) volunteers set up course, registration, and refreshments

7:45 AM - Pre-registered check-in opens for bib #s & shirts pick-up near start/finish inside Activies Center

7:45 AM - Race Day Registration ($45) opens.

8:45 AM - Race Day Registration closes.

8:50 AM - Start line assembles final race day instructions & National Anthem

9 AM - START! 5th Annual Veterans Day 5k

10 AM - Post-race results & CCREW begin course clean-up.

Veterans Day USA - Honoring Military Service 5k Event Highlights:

  1. Professionally timed 5k on USATF Certified 5k course on paved park paths through the woods
  2. Distinctive Veterans Day 5K Commemorative Shirts
  3. Pocket-size Delcaration of Independence & US Constitution
  4. Music/announcer
  5. Photography & Online Slideshow
  6. Lively camaraderie & healthful, tasty refreshments
  7. CC Race Event Workers volunteers welcoming & warm helpful hospitality
  8. Celebrating the #1 Military Services in the world
  9. Exercising our liberty ‘casue the strong best defend, Life, Liberty & Happiness
  10. Added tax-deductible funds raised to benefit wounded vets programs like Team Red, White & Blue
  11. Welcome to the mobile Veterans office and their staff! Below is a little of what they do for veterans:

IMG_0755VET CENTERS ARE THE PEOPLE IN VA WHO WELCOME HOME WAR VETERANS WITH HONOR BY PROVIDING QUALITY READJUSTMENT SERVICES IN A CARING MANNER, ASSISTING VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILY MEMBERS TOWARD A SUCCESSFUL POSTWAR ADJUSTMENT IN OR NEAR THEIR COMMUNITIES. WE ARE VETERANS HELPING VETERANS WHO OFFER: INDIVIDUAL COUNSELING; GROUP COUNSELING; COUPLE’S/MARITAL COUNSELING; MILITARY SEXUAL TRAUMA COUNSELING; AND BEREAVEMENT COUNSELING. IN ADDITION, WE OFFER ASSISTANCE WITH EMPLOYMENT, BENEFITS ASSISTANCE AND HEALTH AND WELLNESS. WE HAVE FLEXIBLE HOURS TO MEET

Tyrone Patterson, MSW, LGSW

Readustment Counseling Therapist

Brooklyn Park Vet Center

Readjustment Counseling Service, Department Veterans Affairs

Office 763-503-2220 / Cell 612-578-2923

NOTE: Veterans Day is actually on 11/11 every year, and this event will occur on the Sunday before that date.

Pre-register Online for 2016 Veterans Day 5k opens soon