2015 Schedule of Events

As of 9.22.15

Saturday – September 26, 2015
Colt State Park
Bristol, RI

7:30 am Registration opens
Coffee and Pastries Available
Pre-registrants pick up race day packages
Same-day participants can register
Apparel will be on sale

8:30 am Hero Family Members Arrive

9:00 am Our Pre-Run Ceremony Commences*
Procession of Opening Ceremonies Flags
Presentation of Colors
National Anthem by Navy Band
Pledge of Allegiance (led by Portsmouth High School)
Prayer for Our Heroes
Memories of Our Heroes
Roll Call for the Heroes
Taps by Navy Band
Gun Salute by Salute Battery
Bag Piper

9:25 am Runners and walkers will move to the start*

9:30 am Commence 1st Annual Run/Walk for the Fallen*
Strollers are permitted in Colt State Park
Pets on leach can participate in our 5K run/walk
Memorial markers for the each of our heroes line our 5K course
Families and friends of our heroes are in RFTF RI Gold shirts
Take a moment to recognize the individuals in RFTF RI Gold shirts

11:30 am Lunch for family members and registered participants*
Lunch Catered by Leo’s Ristorante
Entertainment by Twin Sound Audio

*Subject to change to ensure families are at hero’s marker prior to start