Sunday 28th July 2019
South Shore Yacht Club / Oak Leaf Trail: 2300 East Nock Street, Bay View, United States
July 28, 2019 marks the fourth year for We Run - They Fly. To date We Run - They Fly has provided the opportunity to 82 Veterans to have their Stars and Stripes Honor Flight Day.
Your participation is going to help us continue to fly more Veterans!
PLEASE NOTE: WE DO NOT HAVE A CHILDRENS CATEGORY AT THIS TIME. YOUR CHILDREN ARE WELCOME TO JOIN YOU, IF YOU WOULD LIKE THEM TO HAVE AN EVENT T-SHIRT, PLEASE BE RESPECTFUL AND REGISTER THEM AS A PAYING PARTICIPANT. WE THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT.
The 4th Annual We Run - They Fly is now a 5k and 10k run/walk
Packet Pick up will be held on Friday July 26, 2019 bwtn the hours of 4-7pm and Saturday July 27, 2019 bwtn the hours of 9-11am. Pick up will be held at the Start/Finish line in Cupertino Park. YOU MAY PICK UP family/friends/team packets along with yours. Please be aware that if you are picking up a packet for a Veteran you will need their military id or a photo copy of it in order to do so.
A T-SHIRT IS NOT GUARANTEED with registrations placed after JULY 1, 2019. We will do our best to accommodate as many as possible.
JULY 28, 2019: VOLUNTEERS report at 7:00am
SAME DAY REGISTRATION/PACKET PICK UP opens at 7:30am
OPENING CEREMONIES 8:30am
10K Runners step off 9:00am
5K Runners step off immediately following
5K Walkers step off immediately following all runners
PARKING: is available in the South Shore parking lot and surrounding neighborhood streets
RAFFLE PRIZES GALORE AND A 50/50 RAFFLE, so bring those wallets and purses!!!
We will provide a SECURE and GUARDED area for you to store your belongings while on the race route.
FOOD, LIVE MUSIC and beverages will be available following the completion of this year's event. Please plan to hang around, patron one of our number one supporters, the SOUTH SHORE YACHT CLUB. **A BEVERAGE TICKET WILL BE INCLUDED IN EACH PACKET AND AVAILABLE FOR USE TOWARD SODA POP OR BEER.
THE SOUTH SHORE YACHT CLUB WILL BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC ON RACE DAY!
This year's event will have a CHIP TIMED race for both the 5k and 10k, so MEDALS will be awared to the top 5 finishers in both the 5K and 10K chipped events.
Stars and Stripes Honor Flight
3705 E Klieforth Avenue, Cudahy