Canal Run 4 The Troops
When: Sat Oct 5th
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: Cape Cod Canal bikepath
Cape Cod Cares for Our Troops will hold its annual Canal Run for the Troops on October 5 to benefit troops, veterans, and wounded soldiers. The 5K/10K run starts at the Buzzards Bay Recreation Park at the northwest end of the canal at the base of the train bridge. Participants will run on the canal’s service road/bike path to the Herring Run Recreation Area and back to the Buzzards Bay Recreation Park.
Proceeds from the canal run are designated to cover costs to ship Christmas packages to the troops and to purchase Christmas presents for families of wounded soldiers living in Ft. Belvoir who are receiving medical care for their injuries.
Race entry fees are $20 if you pre-register and $25 the day of the event. Registration begins at 8 AM and the race begins at 10 AM. Runners can register online at www.canalrun4thetroops.com.
For more information, contact Michelle DeSilva, capecod4thetroops@comcast, 774-216-9052.