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wear blue: Veterans Day Run

For the fallen. For the fighting. For the families. In partnership with wear blue: run to remember®​​​​​ 

Note: This event has already passed.

Join us as we honor our Veterans at the wear blue: Veterans Day Run with unique distances of 11-Miles, 11K or 1.1K on Saturday, Nov. 12. The 1K starts at 10:45 a.m., followed by the 11-Miler and 11K at 11 a.m., along with entertainment and activities for the family.

Race fees are as follows:
11 Miler and 11K   
E-1 to E-4: $25
Other DOD ID card holders: $30

E-1 to E-4: $10
Other DOD ID card holders: $12

11K & 11-miler route

1.1K route

Registration in person is available at Soldiers Field House. Online registration closes Tuesday, November 8 at 11:59 p.m. 
Day of Race registration will take place between 9–10 a.m.
All three courses are mainly flat, out-and-back courses on Lewis North.

Packet pick-up will take place on Lewis North inside the Wilson Sports & Fitness Center (11596 D St.) on Friday, November 11 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Packets will consist of the following:

  • Custom Medal
  • Event T-Shirt
  • Custom Bib

Participants who register by noon, Nov. 4 will be guaranteed a shirt at packet pick up. Registrants after noon, Nov. 4 will be able to pick up their shirt at a later date, after the event. Contact for details.

Event details and schedule
Friday, Nov. 11:
• Packet pick-up at Wilson Sports & Fitness Center, from 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 12:
• wear blue Veterans Day 1.1K at 10:45 a.m.
• wear blue Veterans Day 11-Miler and 11K at 11 a.m.


FINAL wear blue MWR JBLM Veterans Day Race Nov 12 2022.jpg