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About

Wounded Veteran Run is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization inspired by the daily perseverance and dedication of our nations combat wounded service members. Our goal is to raise awareness and donations for veteran supporting nonprofits and implement programs to support and thank veterans within our community.

Starting in 2011, Wounded Veteran Run was created by a local personal trainer as a way to promote physical fitness while simultaneously paying honor to her brother who was severely injured while serving in Afghanistan on 14 July 2010. While spending time with her brother at Walter Reed Hospital she came in contact with many other wounded veterans and wanted to find a way to help support all of our injured troops. An annual 10K, 5K, and 3K running/walking event on Memorial Day seemed like the perfect solution.

Since then WVR has grown to create and implement its own programs to help veterans in the community. These programs include, Holiday Cheer, Boots to Suits, WVR Cares, and aid for Student Veterans.

Race Information

 

Online Registration: https://runsignup.com/Race/CA/Folsom/WoundedVeteranRun

When: Memorial Day- Monday May 27th, 2019
Races: 3K, 5K, 10K, Kids Fun Run (0.2 miles). 2019 Course Map
Time: Kids Fun run: 8:00 am, opening ceremonies: 8:15 am, 10K: 8:30 am, 5K/3K: 8:45 am
Where: Vista Del Lago High School1970 Broadstone Parkway Folsom, CA
Beneficiaries: Semper Fi Fund / Americas FundFregoso Outdoor FoundationPatriots HonorStudent Veterans
Packet Pickup: Saturday May 25th from 10:00-3:00 at Fleet Feet Folsom 6610 Folsom-Auburn Rd Folsom, CA
or race day starting at 7:00am at event site

Details

Date:
May 27, 2019
Time:
8:00 am - 11:30 am
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Website:
https://woundedveteranrun.org

Venue

Vista Del Lago High School
1970 Broadstone Pkwy
Folsom, CA 95630 United States
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** Please always check with the event director to confirm race info, like dates, times, venue, etc. **


FEATURED EVENT

Davis Turkey Trot  



DATE: Saturday, November 19 2022
LOCATION: Davis, CA

DISTANCES: 5K •  10K  •   Half Mar.  •   2 Mile  •  Kids Race

EVENT PERKS:  
– Sweet self-standing finisher medals
– Long Sleeve T-shirts included in entry (short sleeve for Kids Events)
– Adaptive divisions available
– Optional Dog Divisions for 2 Mile

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Contact Info

 

Have a question not answered on our site?

  • Phone: 530-757-2012
  • Email Us
  • A Change of Pace Foundation
    2121 Everglades Place
    Davis, CA 95616

ACoP on Instagram

 
For #GivingTuesday, we hope you’ll consider a donation to one of our longtime race charities, @cancerchampionsorg. This non profit organization provides nutrition and fitness support directly to cancer patients. Even just $5 is hugely appreciated. 

Donating is quick and easy and takes just a minute.  Visit: cancerchampions.org/donations/ (link in our story) 
Thank you in advance ! 💙
For #GivingTuesday, we hope you’ll consider a donation to one of our longtime race charities, @cancerchampionsorg. This non profit organization provides nutrition and fitness support directly to cancer patients. Even just $5 is hugely appreciated. Donating is quick and easy and takes just a minute. Visit: cancerchampions.org/donations/ (link in our story) Thank you in advance ! 💙
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2022 Marin Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning

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 #marinturkeytrot
2022 Marin Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving morning Results at results.changeofpace.com #marinturkeytrot
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Congrats to all our Davis Turkey Trot finishers!!! Thank you for joining us this morning ! #davisturkeytrot
Congrats to all our Davis Turkey Trot finishers!!! Thank you for joining us this morning ! #davisturkeytrot
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Turkey Trot Packet Pick Up is underway at @fleetfeetdavis ! Thank you to the students from Grace Valley Christian Academy for volunteering today! We’ll be here until 6pm. After that, you can pick up at the race venue starting at 6:30am tomorrow.
Turkey Trot Packet Pick Up is underway at @fleetfeetdavis ! Thank you to the students from Grace Valley Christian Academy for volunteering today! We’ll be here until 6pm. After that, you can pick up at the race venue starting at 6:30am tomorrow.
Turkey Trot Packet Pick Up is underway at @fleetfeetdavis ! Thank you to the students from Grace Valley Christian Academy for volunteering today! We’ll be here until 6pm. After that, you can pick up at the race venue starting at 6:30am tomorrow.
Turkey Trot Packet Pick Up is underway at @fleetfeetdavis ! Thank you to the students from Grace Valley Christian Academy for volunteering today! We’ll be here until 6pm. After that, you can pick up at the race venue starting at 6:30am tomorrow.
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Nice! All the medals🏅for Saturday’s Davis Turkey Trot 🦃🏃‍♂️🧑‍🦽🦮🐾
Nice! All the medals🏅for Saturday’s Davis Turkey Trot 🦃🏃‍♂️🧑‍🦽🦮🐾
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Davis Turkey Trot finisher medals!
Davis Turkey Trot finisher medals!
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