Run and Walk to Honor Veterans
We are excited to have you join us IN-PERSON on Saturday, November 6 for the annual Olentangy Liberty Baseball Patriots For Freedom 5K run and 1 Mile walk. The event benefits the Division 1 State Champion Olentangy Liberty Baseball team who has proudly partnered with Honor Flight Columbus to support our nation's senior veterans.
The run and walk will again take place at Liberty Park in Liberty Township. The scenic loop course through the park includes an exciting Start and Finish at the baseball diamonds. Liberty Park provides the ideal community venue for the entire family including dogs and strollers!
Raffle and Prizes
In addition to the run/walk, there will again be a raffle of great items donated by local businesses. Raffle tickets are available for purchase online at time of registration and in person during packet pick up. Cost: $5 each or 5 tickets for $20
Raffle tickets will not be available for purchase on day of event.
Official Event Shirt
All 5K participants that register prior to October 15 will receive a commemorative event day t-shirt. Additional event t-shirts will be available for online purchase during registration for $12. There will be a limited number of t-shirts available for purchase during packet pick up. We cannot guarantee sizes or availability if registering after October 15.
Race Packet Pick-up Event
Schedule for Wednesday November 3 from 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm at:
Shorty's Pizza & Growl
9721 Sawmill Rd
Powell, OH 43065
Preview raffle prizes, purchase raffle tickets, and pick up your race day packet. Join us for lunch or dinner. Shorty's is donating 15% of food and non-alcoholic beverage sales all day to our event. Advance ordering available online: https://www.shortyspizzaandgrowl.com/ Just mention Liberty Baseball when ordering.
About Honor Flight Columbus
Honor Flight Columbus recognizes our military veterans by funding trips to Washington D.C. to visit war memorials. Each flight transports 80-90 veterans and cost a total of $62,000 per flight or approximately $1000 per veteran. Honor Flight has flown over 5,000 veterans from Central Ohio since its inception in 2010. Currently, there are over a 1,000 veterans waiting to make this trip with Honor Flight and need your support. Please help support our veterans by making a donation directly to Honor Flight Columbus at the time of registration. 100% of all funds that are collected will stay local and go straight to Honor Flight Columbus. To learn more about the Honor Flight Columbus, please visit: www.honorflightcolumbus.org
Interested in sponsoring the event? For all sponsorship inquiries, please contact Laura Yamokoski at firstname.lastname@example.org
Countdown to event
Run or walk 3.1 miles to support Liberty Baseball and Honor Flight Columbus
$30.00Now registering Jul 5 – Oct 6
$35.00Oct 7 – Nov 6
Walk 1 mile to support Liberty baseball and Honor Flight Columbus
$15.00Now registering Jul 5 – Oct 6
$15.00Oct 7 – Nov 6
Want to support a great cause, but unable to participate? Go ahead and register to run/walk the 5K virtually or to just provide your support!
Can purchase as many tickets as possible for $5 each. There will be a question during process to select quantity.
Special raffle ticket bundle; you can select multiple bundle during registration process
- November 3 12:00 PM EDT - Advance Packet Pick-up Begins
- November 3 8:30 PM EDT - Advance Packet Pick-up Ends
- November 6 8:50 AM EDT - Event Formation Begins - Starting Wave
- November 6 9:00 AM EDT - Event Begins
- November 6 10:15 AM EDT - Race Course Closes