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Capital Ruck Tour 2017 – Augusta, ME

September 16, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm

$30.00

Event Type: Public

Capital Ruck Tour 2017 was created by Danny Stokes (Cadre of GoRuck) to raise awareness and support for Operation Enduring Warrior – a 100% volunteer organization composed of current and former members of the military, family members, and patriotic citizens who wish to give back to our nation’s wounded veterans. Beginning with Olympia, WA in February and ending at Sacremento, CA in November of 2017, Stokes and other members from the community will ruck 20 miles in all 50 states across America, ending each ruck at the top steps of every state’s Capital building. For more information about the Capital Ruck Tour visit the official website at http://capitaltour2017.com/


Starting Point:

Belgrade Central School

158 Depot Rd
Belgrade, ME 04917


Rx Ruck =
Complete 20 mile ruck in the allotted 7 hr time with Danny.

Scaled Ruck = Meet Danny at the 15 mile point at 2230 (10:30pm) and finish the last 5 miles with the team. Details on the 15 mile rally point will be distributed when the route is published.

Other Requirements:
– $30 per participant
– 20 lbs per ruck (or 20kgs for the big boys and big girls)
– Ruck must have reflective belt or lights attached, for vehicle safety
– Each event will start at exactly 1700hrs (5pm) for Rx and 2230 (10:30pm) for Scaled
– Time cap of 7 hours to complete with patch ceremony at the end
– 50% of the proceeds from the event go to Operation Enduring Warrior

About Operation Enduring Warrior:
OEW offers wounded veterans the opportunity to challenge themselves through various physically challenging events. OEW is made up of OEW Team Athletes, Community Ambassadors and Veteran supporters who join alongside our Adaptive Athletes in these challenging events. To find out more click here: http://enduringwarrior.org/about/

 


Stones to be carried during this event:
Army Cpt Christopher S. Cash
Army Sgt Blair W. Emery
Navy SO1 Patrick D. Feeks
USMC Cpl Mark R. Goyet
USMC Sgt Joel A. House
Army PFC Justin J. Kennie


 

 

Details

Date:
September 16, 2017
Time:
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cost:
$30.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/913034458827416/

Organizer

Capital Ruck Tour
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