Gold Star Run

Gold Star Run for Honor

Date: May 27, 2017

Details: The 5th Annual Gold Star Run for Honor in Saugus, MA held in memory of Scott Procopio who was killed in action 11 years ago in Ramadi Iraq.

Time: 8am

Location: Saugus Center, Saugus, MA

Packet Pickup/Race Day Registration: Opens at 6:30am at Saugus Center in front of the Town Hall.

Distances: 5k, 10k & Kids Fun Run

Courses: All distances start at the same time and all fuel stops will have water and electrolytes. Walkers, strollers, and dogs are welcome.

Registration Fees*:
5k: $25
10k: $35
Kids Fun Run: $5

*Note: Price increase +$5 on 3/1 and +$5 on Race Day

Cash Prizes:
10K

Top M/F: $100
2nd place M/F: $50
3rd place M/F: $25
5K
Top M/F:$100
2nd place M/F:$50
3rd place M/F: $25

Awards:
Overall top 3 M/F for the 5K and 10K – Cash Prizes
1st, 2nd and 3rd M/F in each age group: Under 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Swag/Perks:
Participants will receive custom designed race bibs and finisher medals.
Shirts will be guaranteed to the first 250 registered and a post event Memorial Day Parade that commences at 9:30AM.

More about Scott: Scott was on his second deployment as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom, having previously served in Fallujah in 2005. He was killed in action as a result of a roadside bomb on the morning of April 2, 2006 in Ramadi, Iraq.

Beneficiary: 100% of the event proceeds will be allocated to CPL Scott J. Procopio Memorial Scholarship program to provide high school seniors with academic scholarships.

Event Contact: High5EM | 978-594-7050 | info@high5em.com