War Horses for Veterans 5k

Race Stats

  • Location: Liberty Memorial
  • Length: 5k
  • Start time: 9am
  • End time: 10am
  • Date: 11-12-2017
  • Beneficiary: Local Veterans Programs
  • Day of event Phone: 816-516-6630
  • Day of event contact: Patrick@warhorsesforveterans.com
  • Race Director Name: Patrick Benson
  • Race Director Email:patrick@warhorsesforveterans.com
  • No. of Participants: 250
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Race Route

The race will start on the west side of the U-shaped drive of the WWI Memorial. Runners will run North on the sidewalk and follow it around heading back south to Memorial Drive, taking the first left from the sidewalk to the running path. At the T-intersection, runners will go right, heading north, and staying to the right following the path toward Union Station and around turning back south up to Kessler Road, returning to the entrance of the Memorial, and turning around back to the starting line.

About This Race

Join us for our 3rd annual War Horses for Veterans 5K! We are a 501(c)3 providing an equine program for combat veterans and with this 5k we would like to support other local veteran programs! This year we are partnering with the Veterans Community Project that provide tiny homes and transition services for our homeless veterans.