Flying Fortress 5K and Mighty 8K

Flying Fortress 5K and Mighty 8K

Between 1942 and 1945, 350,000 young airmen answered Uncle Sam’s call and Prime Minister Winston Churchill’s request for help against the Nazis during World War II. Honor their memory and mission by taking part in the 6th Annual Flying Fortress 5K or the Inaugural Mighty 8K.

Location:
National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force
Date:
Sat, 11/21/2015
Distance:

5K, 8K

Event Organizers:
Online Registration:
Age Groups:
14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & Over
Awards:
For the 5K and the 8K, awards will be given to the top Overall Male and Female, as well as the the Overall Female Master and Male Master. Awards will also be given to the top 3 male and female in each age group.
Course Map Download:
Registration Fees:

5K
$25 thru September 30
$30 thru November 19
$35 thru November 21
$25 for all Military / First Responders thru November 19 ($35 after 11/19)

8K
$30 thru September 30
$35 thru November 19
$40 thru November 21
$30 for all Military / First Responders thru November 19 ($40 after 11/19)

Race Proceeds:

These races help raise money for the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, the only museum dedicated solely to preserving the history of the greatest air armada of all time. Join us November 21 to meet local World War II heroes and run in their honor. Stay after to walk the museum and see our B-17 Flying Fortress and experience the Mission for yourself!

Race Coordinator Email Address:
race@mightyeighth.org
Packet Pickup:

Fleet Feet Sports Savannah
Friday, November 20th
10am – 6pm