AARP Long Island Presents - Run For The Warriors

Posted on 10/22/20

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Are you a runner? A walker? A cyclist? AARP Long Island is offering members and guests FREE race registrations to join our team for the upcoming 13th Annual Long Island Run For The Warriors virtual race. Space is limited for the Saturday, Nov. 7, event, so please sign up if you are interested. The distance is up to you: 5K, 10K or any length you choose!

AARP Long Island presents Hope for Warriors, hosted by the race organizer, Hope For The Warriors. You don’t have to be on Long Island to participate. AARP New York members across the state are invited. You’ll get a free patch and race t-shirt for all distances and even a finisher medal in the 10K for AARP New York registrants.

Event: Run For Warriors, on Saturday November 7th, 8:00AM – 8:00PM

Register here: https://aarp.cvent.com/RunforWarriors1107

Hope For The Warriors was founded by military families back in 2006 as they witnessed, firsthand, the effects war imparts on service members and their families. Nationally, Hope For The Warriors provides comprehensive support programs for service members, veterans, and military families that are focused on transition, health and wellness, peer engagement, and connections to community resources.

The Run For The Warriors race series provides wounded service members encouragement and the opportunity to pursue the sport of running, walking, or cycling to assist in their physical and emotional rehabilitation, uniting military and civilian community members, connecting and educating each on the importance of embracing their neighbors. The goal of each event is to establish a long-term understanding and respect for the needs of local military families.

*This is not an AARP event. Any information you provided to the host organization will be governed by its privacy policy.

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