UW-Superior Supports Military Veterans through Annual 5K

4th Annual Running for our Heroes 5K Run/Walk

SUPERIOR, Wis. – This weekend many Northlanders will be getting in a workout to honor those who have and do protect the United States of America.

UW-Superior is once again hosting the Annual Running for our Heroes 5K Run/Walk.

It’s taking place Saturday, Sept. 30, at 9 a.m.

The event is hosted by UW–Superior’s Veteran and Nontraditional Student Center (VNSC) and Douglas County Veteran Services.

Registration, as well as the start and finish line, will be located at UW–Superior’s Marcovich Wellness Center at 1810 Catlin Ave.

The cost is $30 per person.

The registration fee for UW–Superior students and military veterans is $15.

The cost for pre–kindergarten to 12th grade students is $20 per person.

Registration is available online at uwsuper.edu/heroes5k and also from 7 to 8:30 a.m. the day of the race.

All proceeds from the run/walk will benefit the Douglas County Soldiers and Sailors Relief Fund as well as the UW–Superior VNSC.

Since it started, the Running for Our Heroes 5K Run/Walk has raised more than $5,000.

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