The Sixth Annual Warrior 196 Memorial 5K cycles back to the campus of Apple Valley High School in 2018, on Saturday, 29 September 2018, starting at 9:00 AM. The Warrior 196 Memorial 5K honors and remembers five young men, all graduates of ISD 196 high schools, who gave their lives while serving in the Armed Forces of the United States in Iraq and Afghanistan. Proceeds from the 5K are earmarked for $16,000 in scholarships (two for each district high school) for graduating seniors.
The Warrior 196 Memorial 5K is a family friendly event and offers a small expo of veteran-related organizations and local organizations and businesses.
The Warrior 196 Memorial 5K starts and finishes on the campus of Apple Valley High School this year; it winds through the residential neighborhood adjacent to Apple Valley High School. There are long-sleeve race t-shirts for each participant and each finisher is given a commemorative dog tag as they cross the finish line.
5k by 9/2/18: $30
5K 9/3 - 9/23: $35
Race Day: $40