Mogadishu Mile 5k Virtual Run/Walk

We are so honored to have been chosen as an OFFICIAL Charity partner of this special race to honor and pay tribute to the Rangers who paid the Ultimate Sacrifice in the Battle of Mogadishu aka Operation Gothic Serpent. Stay tuned for more details on how you can participate virtually and in Columbus, GA if you are in the area on October 3, 2020!

Registration opens at 9am on Wednesday, May 6!  Click HERE TO REGISTER!

 

2017 NYC Half Marathon

2017 NYC Half Marathon

Dear Friends and Supporters of Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund,

We are pleased to announce that we have secured charity slots again this year for the 2017 United Airlines NYC Half Marathon which will take place on Sunday, March 19th.

The 13.1 mile race will start in Central Park at 7:30am and finish in downtown Manhattan.

Please note:

*Team Army Ranger runners are required to cover their race entry fee  and all runners MUST commit to meeting the minimum fundraising requirement of $1500.  As this is a fundraising effort, will be billed for the remainder of the balance should you not meet your fundraising requirement.

*All runners will be supported with Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund racing gear including a performance training shirt, race day pinney, visor, gear bag and water bottle.

To join Team Army Ranger, or for more information about this running event, please email racing@leadthewayfund.org.

Regards,

Team Army Ranger

Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Savannah

Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Savannah

Rock ‘n’ Roll Your Way Through Savanah with Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund!

Join Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund as we take to the charming streets of Savannah on Saturday, November 6, 2016 for the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon, Half Marathon and 2-Person Half Marathon Relay, in support of the men and families of the 75th Ranger Regiment. With live bands, cheer teams and high-energy volunteer groups along the streets, you will have fun while you run for a great cause!

To join Team Army Ranger:

  • All runners must commit to a minimum fundraising requirement of $350 for the Marathon and Half Marathon and $700 for the 2-person Half Marathon.
  • All Team Army Ranger runners will be supported with racing gear including performance running shirt, race-day pinney, visor and gear bag.

Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund is an active duty, casualty assistance, recovery and transition organization whose mission is to provide ongoing support and financial assistance to the men and families of the elite Special Operations 75th Ranger Regiment, beyond what the government and VA can offer. All funds raised will go directly into our Ranger Assistance Programs.

For more information about Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund

visit www.leadthewayfund.org and follow us on our Ranger Lead The Way Fund

page on Facebook!

2016 Army Ten-Miler

Dear Friends and Supporters of Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund,

We are pleased to announce that, through the Army Ten-Miler Military Community Partner Program, we have again been able to secure slots at the Army Ten-Miler on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at the Pentagon, Arlington, VA.

Throughout the race, Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund will have a tent in the HOOAH Tent zone to further raise awareness for the work we do on behalf of our elite Special Operations U.S. Army Rangers and their families.

Racing Requirements:

* In order to qualify for a slot each participant will be required to meet a minimum fundraising goal of $750. Should you not make your fundraising minimum you will be personally responsible for the difference. 

*Each racer will be responsible for the $65 race entry fee. Race fee can be donated as part of your fundraising effort.

*Each fundraiser will be supported with Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund racing gear including a light-weight performance running shirt, racing pinney, gear bag and visor.

*Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund will be hosting a pre-race dinner for all of our runners on Saturday night, October 8th at a location TBD.

Please email racing@leadthewayfund.org with interest. All slots will be filled on a first come basis.

We look forward to your participation and we thank you for your continued support.

NorthFace Endurance Challenge Series

Hello Friends & Supporters of Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund! 

It is with great pleasure to announce that we will be participating in the 2016 North Face® Endurance Challenge Series again and have been invited to expand our presence to include ALL race locations on their tour including New York, Washington D.C., Utah and Wisconsin. This series is the ultimate in Trail Racing and a great opportunity for those of you looking to challenge yourself or change it up a bit!

By racing with Team Army Ranger, discounted slots in all cities are available for Half-Marathon, Marathon, and Marathon Relay (which consists of teams of 2 to 4 people). For you Ultra-Marathoners slots are also available for the 50K and the GORE-TEX 50 Mile races.

See below for all race locations and dates.  You can click on the city for more information on the race and times.

WASHINGTON, D.C.

The North Face Endurance Challenge returns to Algonkian Regional Park, Great Falls Park and the Potomac Heritage Trail. The course keeps runners on their toes with ever-changing terrain. The course consists of mainly single and double track with a few spots of carriage road in the mix.

April 30TH – May 1ST
NEW YORK

A hardy test for trail runners of any level, The North Face Endurance Challenge New York winds along the western shores of the Hudson River and through the craggy foothills of the Catskill Mountains. Expect enough rocks and challenging terrain along the course to keep you engaged, but not enough to prevent you from running the majority of the race.

September 17TH – 18TH
WISCONSIN

An ideal course layout for elite speedsters and those taking their first strides in the world of ultra trail running, The Endurance Challenge Wisconsin course is run-able from start to finish, provided that you’ve trained properly. A large portion of the course takes place on the renowned Ice Age Trail located 60 miles southeast of Madison in the southern reaches of the picturesque Kettle Moraine State Park.

September 24TH – 25TH
UTAH

The North Face Endurance Challenge Series’ expansion into the “mountain” region of the United States at Park City Mountain Resort, is located 20 miles outside of Salt Lake City. This race course will not only start at the highest elevation within the North America series at 7,000 feet but it will also climb to the highest elevation of 10,000 feet. The North Face Endurance Challenge cruises along the Wasatch Back, part of the Wasatch Mountain Range in the resort destination of Park City. Athletes will navigate this world-renowned ski destination using a mix of double and single track trail, ski runs, mountain bike trails and various dirt access roads. Bring your lungs and legs and be prepared to be awestruck.

RACING REQUIREMENTS:

  • Please email racing@leadthewayfund.org with your interest in joining Team Army Ranger for any of these races. Please also specify which event you are interested in.
  • Please be advised that all racers MUST commit to meeting minimum Lead The Way Fund fundraising requirements set at $500 for the Marathon and Half- Marathon and $750 for the Marathon Relay Team.
  • All Team Army Ranger participants will be fully supported by Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund with racing gear including a visor, a light-weight performance running top, racing pinney and a LTWF backpack to carry all your great new gear in.

As always, we thank your for your continued support! For more in-depth information about the event, including course maps and weekend specifics, please visit the NorthFace Endurance Challenge Series website at https://www.thenorthface.com/get-outdoors/endurance-challenge.html#.

Rangers Lead The Way!