ETSU to host Veterans Day 5K


JOHNSON CITY (October 21, 2013) – The Student Veterans of America organization at East Tennessee State University is hosting its inaugural Veterans Day 5K run on Sunday, Nov. 10.  Registration and check-in will begin at 9 a.m. and the race will start at 11 a.m.

The event is open to all ETSU students and employees, as well as anyone in the community.

The registration fee prior to Nov. 10 is $20.  Those who register the day of the event will pay $30.  Proceeds will used to support projects for the ETSU Student Veterans of America organization.

Forms are available in the Veterans Affairs office on the first floor of Burgin Dossett Hall, which is the ETSU administration building.  Completed forms and registration money will be accepted there, as well.

Following the race, participants will be invited to enjoy cake in celebration of the “birthday” of the U.S. Marine Corps, which was established on Nov. 10, 1775.

For more information, contact Andy Price at (423) 754-2648 or , or Jared Wheeler at (706) 587-3304 or .

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