Event Details

Date: Sunday, 11-09-2014
Time: 8:11 am

National Charity Partner

We are so excited to announce our National Charity Partner for 2014 is Operation Gratitude.

On race day, they will be here to give their amazing care packages to all veterans and active duty military in attendance as a way of saying thank you for their service.

We are excited to have VFW Post 12093 as our Community Charity Partner for the National Veterans Day Run in Las Vegas!

VFW Post 12093

Announcement

The National Veterans Day Run is meant to be a community celebration of our Veterans and active duty along with families, friends and supporters!

For that reason, this year children 12 and under are FREE to register! Along with that, Veteran and active duty military registrations remain at only $11 in honor of Veterans Day.

Location Details

Bruce Trent Park
8851 Vegas Drive
Las Vegas, Nevada 89128

Packet Pickup

Packet Pick-up details will be posted soon. Packets will also be available for pickup on race-day beginning at 7:00 am at Bruce Trent Park.

Race Director

If you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact Scott Abbott, our National Veterans Day Run Race Director.

Results

2013 Results
2012 Results
2011 Results

4th Annual Las Vegas National Veterans Day Run

The 4th Annual National Veterans Day Run in Las Vegas will take place at Bruce Trent Park. The race will offer three distances including an 11K, 5K and a 1-mile family and supporter walk/run. We expect a large turnout of Veterans and Active-Duty military to this race so come out and support the men and women of our armed forces.

Register


  • Las Vegas National Veterans Day Run
    11K, 5K or 1-mile family and supporter walk
    Veterans and Active-Duty Military Discounts
    Race will begin on 11-09-2014 at 8:11am

Race Details

This race will feature an 11K, 5K and 1-mile family and supporter walk/run age group and overall awards. The 11K will begin at 8:11 am and the 5K and 1-mile walk/run will start immediately following the start of the 11K.

Both the 11K and the 5K will be professionally timed, using state-of-the-art Chronotrack timing systems.

All runners/walkers will receive the following:

-Race Goodie Bag at packet pickup
-Pre-race ceremony honoring veterans
-Professional Chronotrack timing for the 5K & 11K
-Commemorative finishers pin – all participants
-11K or 5K finisher's medal
- 1-mile finisher's ribbon
-Finisher's certificate 11K & 5K only
-Finish-Line refreshments
-Accurately measured race courses
-Race Announcer and Music

Help support our Community Charity Partner VFW Post 12093 and National Charity Partner, Operation Gratitude!

During the registration process, you will be given an opportunity to make a one-time donation to our Community Charity Partner, VFW Post 12093. Your donation, which 100% goes directly to the organization, will be critical in continuing their mission. During the registration process simply choose the amount you want to give. It's that simple.

To make an even bigger impact, we encourage you to start your own online fundraising page for Operation Gratitude. This is your opportunity to run for a reason this year! Start your online fundraising site now where you can setup your own personal fundraising page, email friends and family for support, see your fundraising progress and qualify for special gifts as your raise money for this important cause.

Operation Gratitude annually sends 100,000+ care packages filled with snacks, entertainment, hygiene and hand-made items, plus personal letters of support, to Veterans, New Recruits, First Responders, Wounded Warriors, Care Givers and to individually named U.S. Service Members deployed overseas. Since its inception in 2003, Operation Gratitude volunteers have shipped more than 1.1 Million Care Packages.

Awards

Awards will be given to the top male and top female finishers and to the top three finishers in each age bracket
Awards will be distributed following the race:
Age Groups will include: 12 & under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+.

Veterans and Active Duty Military Discount

As a way of saying thank you for your service to our Country, veterans and all active duty military personnel will receive an $11 Basic Entry into both the 11K, 5K timed run or 1-mile walk. Please choose the veteran or active duty military option during registration and dates of service to receive the discount.

Spouses of veterans and active duty along with their *children, between 13-18 years old, receive a $5 discount off the current registration rate through race day. Please make sure to choose this option when registering.

*Children 12 and under are FREE regardless of military status.

SILVER and GOLD Registrations

Silver Registration includes both your Basic Registration AND includes a Cotton Commemorative T-shirt that you will receive when you receive your race packet.
Gold Registration includes both your Basic Registration AND includes a Technical Commemorative T-shirt that you will receive when you receive your race packet!
Artwork of the 2014 National Veterans Day Commemorative T-shirt is almost ready to announce. Please check back as it will be posted soon!

Finisher's Medals for 11K and 5K

The Finishers Medal for the 11K and 5K will be posted soon! Please check back to see what you will wear around your neck as you cross the finish line at the 2014 National Veterans Day Run!

Race Packets and Timing Chips

The location of race packet pickup will be announced as the event gets closer. The National Veterans Day Run will use disposable tags that will be included with your race entry into the 11K and 5K distance races. Instructions on how to use these will be included inside your race packet.

Entry Fees

Registration Details

thru

9/21

thru

10/31

pre-race

day

race

day

 
 
11K Run

Adult

$30

$35

$40

$50

Veterans/Active-duty Military

$11

$11

$20

$30

Under 18/Military Spouses

$25

$30

$35

$40

Children 12 and under

Free

Free

Free

Free

 
 
5K Run

Adult

$20

$25

$30

$40

Veterans/Active-duty Military

$11

$11

$20

$20

Under 18/Military Spouses

$15

$20

$25

$40

Children 12 and under

Free

Free

Free

Free

 
 
1-mile Family Walk

Adult

$15

$20

$25

$30

Under 18/Military Spouses

$10

$15

$20

$20

Military Kids Under 18

$5

$10

$15

$20

Children 12 and under

Free

Free

Free

Free

 
 
Supporter

All Welcome

$5

$5

$5

$10

 
 

*Important Notice:
With both pre-race day and race day registration, t-shirt orders may not be available at packet pickup or race day.  In this case, your shirt will be mailed to you within 14 days after the event. 

 
 

Registration is non-refundable and non transferable.

Race Day Schedule

7:00 AM : Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-up opens
7:50 AM : Pre-Race Veterans Day Ceremony Begins
8:11 AM : 11K Race Start
8:15 AM : 5K Race Start
8:20 AM : 1-mile Walk/Run Start
9:45 AM : Post-Race Award Ceremony and Veterans Celebration

Map of Location