Lance Vogeler Memorial Golf Tournament

On Thursday, October 9 the friends and family of SFC Lance Vogeler will be hosting the Lance Vogeler Memorial Golf Tournament in his honor at The Club @ Savannah Harbor. SFC Vogeler was KIA on October 1, 2010.

Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund is honored to have been chosen by SFC Vogeler’s loved ones as the recipient of the donations from this year’s fundraiser in an effort to give back, and help support, his Brothers in Arms.

If you are interested in taking part in this special day, and helping support the men and families of the 75th Ranger Regiment, please reach out to Ryan Rowley prior to October 5.

Course: The Club @ Savannah Harbor
Date: October 9, 2014
Time: 0800 Shotgun Start
Format: 4 Man Scramble
Entry Deadline: October 5
Price: $125/person or $500/ team
Hole Sponsorship: $100

For More Information Contact
Ryan Rowley: ryanrowley@hotmail.com

Rangers Lead The Way!

Gold Star Mother’s Day

The last Sunday in September is Gold Star Mother’s Day. A Gold Star Mother is one who lost a son or daughter in service to the United States.

May God Bless our Gold Star Mothers. We will always remember the sacrifices your child and your family made for our freedom.

Rangers Lead The Way!

St. John’s Red Storm 5k Run/Walk Fundraiser for Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund

Red Storm 5K Run-Walk and Junior Johnnies Fun Run

Oct 04, 2014

Start time: 10:00AM

St. Johns University

Address: 8000 Utopia Parkway Queens, NY

St. John’s Athletics, in partnership with the St. John’s Army ROTC, invite you to the Red Storm 5K Run/Walk. This race will take place entirely on St. John’s University’s Queens campus and will support both student-athlete scholarships and the Army ROTC program. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Lead The Way Fund, Inc. which is a non-profit organization established to raise funds in support of disabled U.S. Army Rangers and the families.  The race will start at 10AM.

Kids 12 and under are also invited to join in on the fun at the Junior Johnnies Fun Run. The Junior Johnnies Fun Runs will be broken up by age brackets and the distances will increase from 100 yards to a ½ mile. Each runner will receive a prize at the end of their race. All the Fun Runs will take place in the DaSilva Memorial Field Track/Lacrosse on campus.

Parking is available on St. John’s campus next to the start line and the Q46 bus will drop you right in front of the university if public transportation is your means of travel.

Registration & Packet Pickup: 5K Bib and shirt pick-up will occur both on Friday, October 3 from 12:00PM – 7:00PM and on race day from 8:30AM until 9:45AM in the lobby of Carnesecca Arena. Fun Run registration will continue until 11:00AM.

Amenities: The first 400 5K runners and first 100 Fun Run participants will receive a commemorative Under Armour shirt on race day and there will be special prizes for the top 3 male and female finishers as well as age group champions. Stick around after for the post-race festivities at the DaSilva Memorial Field Track/Lacrosse Complex for bananas, bagels, and coffee as well as other FREE GIVEAWAYS from SJU Athletics, Muscle Milk, Under Armour & more.

Fees: 5K Registration is $25 for SJU Students (current Storm Card must be shown at registration) and $30 for all others through 10/3. Registration will increase to $40 on race-day. The Fun Run is $10 per runner.

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Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund to Support Wounded Rangers at 2014 Warrior Games

On September 28-October 4th, the Annual Warrior Games will take place at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado where over 200 wounded, ill and injured athletes will compete for Gold in 7 sports.

The Warrior Games is the pinnacle event in the Army’s adaptive reconditioning program for wounded, ill and injured Soldiers recovering at the Army’s 29 Warrior Transition Units (WTUs). After overcoming significant physical and behavioral injuries, these men and women demonstrate the resilience of today’s force and the spirit of competition.

Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund is pleased to be able to support the following Rangers so they could compete in this year’s Warrior Games.

SPC (Ret.) Kyle Butcher
SSG (Ret.) Charles Claybaker
SGT (Ret.) Brent Hernandez
SGT (Ret.) Dan Jagodzinski
SSG (Ret.) Caleb Perkins

We congratulate these men on being selected to participate in these games, and for overcoming their challenges, and we wish them the best of luck in their respective competitions!

RANGERS LEAD THE WAY!