Saturday, August 26th, 2017 is National Dog Day! To help celebrate, we are hosting a Day of the Dog: Run, Walk or Jog 5K & 10K! We invite you to complete a 5K or 10K anytime in August, for, or with, your favorite four legged friend. 15% of every registration will be donated to Freedom Service Dogs of America.
Freedom Service Dogs is a nonprofit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by rescuing dogs and custom training them for individual client needs. Clients include children, veterans and active duty military, and other adults. Their disabilities include autism, traumatic brain injury, cerebral palsy, spinal cord injuries, muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, and post-traumatic stress disorder.
What: This is a 5K and 10K virtual run (or walk) to celebrate the day of the dogs!
When: Complete your race any time in August. Even better, do it on Dog Day, August 26th!
Where: You choose the course and you time yourself (you’ll report your finishing time to us).
Why: Because this is our way of celebrating DOGS and to help raise funds for an amazing organization: Freedom Service Dogs of America.
*Medals and tags will start shipping out at the end of July.
Cost: The price is $18 and that includes your medal and dog tag, bib and shipping. Plus, at least 15% of every entry will be donated to Freedom Service Dogs of America. *We are in no way affiliated with this charity, we like to choose a different charity for each of our races and are happy to raise funds for them.