High school/college track teams, running clubs and community members of all ages who believe in healthy driving & healthy living.
The event is a campaign by the Shreya R. Dixit Memorial Foundation (www.shreyadixit.org) for building a distraction-free driving world.
358 killed in traffic crashes on Minnesota roads in 2017
135 traffic deaths have already occurred by middle of June
100 days between Memorial Day & Labor Day are the deadliest days on Minnesota roads. (AAA)
Distracted driving alone is behind 20% of these fatalities (Minn. Dept. of Public Safety)
No one is immune to the threat, No one is safe.
Please register for the 11th Raksha Vigil and 5K Run/Walk to End Distracted Driving on Saturday, August 11, 2018. This is the foundation’s signature event.
5K Run - $20.00
5K Walk - $15.00
* Register by July 11, 2018 to receive correct size Athletic Tee-shirt *
Schedule of Events
7:30 a.m. On-site Registration
8:00 a.m. - 5K Run - Timed with awards
9:00 a.m. - Vigil, Recognitions/Awards & The Pledge
10:00 a.m. - 5K Walk