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Harper Classic

Apr 23, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Dresden, OH  – Join us Saturday, April 23rd for the Harper Classic 8K (5 mile) and 5K Memorial Run/Walk at the American Legion in Dresden, Ohio. This annual event honors the life of Sgt Brad Harper who sacrificed his life August 3, 2005 while serving his country in Iraq. Participants will also have the opportunity to view the Eyes of Freedom Memorial that honors Brad and all of the Ohio Based Lima Company 3/25 that lost their lives while serving.

The race will start and finish at the American Legion – 1384 Main Street, Dresden, Ohio. Starting time: 5 Miler – 10:00 am, 5K Run – 10:15 am, and 5K Walk – 10:15 am. All proceeds will benefit the Semper Fi Fund and America’s Fund.

There will also be a kids’ race, free of charge, on Main Street before the 5 Miler start.

Awards will be issued to the top three finishers in each category: 14-under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-59, 70+

Results will be published on their website at  WWW.HARPERCLASSICMEMORIALRUN.COM following the conclusion of the race.

Your race packet will include a race shirt with the official race logo, as well as finish line food and beverages.

REGISTER ONLINE HERE or register on race day and pick up your packet staring at 8:30 am.

Entry fees: add $5.00 to your entry fee for race day registration.

*5 Miler-$25

*5K Run- $20

*5K Walk-$20



Apr 23, 2016
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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American Legion 399
1384 Main Street
Dresden, OH 43821 United States
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