Race Information

Race Lineup
Here are just a few of the attractions you will enjoy at the 2024 A Salute To Our Troops:

  • NEW THIS YEAR - Finisher Medals!!
  • More than $5,000 in awards and prizes to race participants!
  • Family Fun Activities!
  • Technical T-shirts for 5k and 10k participants
  • Loads of Family Fun Activities!
  • Patriotic Music and Entertainment
  • Dog Tags and Finishing Ribbons for participants in the 1-Mile Freedom Fun Run
  • Food at the Finish Line
  • Team Competitions 

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In both the 10k and 5k races gift certificates will be given to the top 3 overall male and top 3 overall female finishers, as well as the top 3 male and female finishers in the following age groups: 11 and under, 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49,50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80-84, and 85 & over. ​

A special trophy will also be awarded to the largest team of runners  in both the 5K and 10K events. 

: To be guaranteed an Official Ringing in Hope - A Salute To Our Troops Tech shirt, please be sure to register by May 10, 2024.  After that date, shirts will be available on race day, following the race on a first come, first served basis, if still available. The event offers a uniquely designed commemorative short-sleeved technical t-shirt to registrants in the 5K and 10K Race. Runners will receive the t-shirt they ordered based on their online registration to help ensure participants receive what they requested. Fun Run registrants will have the option to register with a shirt (for $27.50) or without a shirt ($15).

Packet Pick Up:
Friday, May 24 at PR Run and Walk - Leesburg from 4-7 pm
Saturday, May 25 at XCal - Ashburn from 4-7 pm
Monday, May 27 at the Race Site starting at 6:45 am

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