Make Memorial Day your Mission

Unite in Remembrance on May 29, 2017

wear blue: run to remember’s Memorial Day of Remembrance is our signature national event.  Partnering with local non-profits, we invite runners and walkers across the nation to join our mission by pledging to commit the miles that they run or walk in honor of each service member killed in the Global War on Terror. By the close of Memorial Day, runners and walkers across the nation will have shared in a national effort to honor every member of the American military who laid down his or her life for this country.

Here’s how you can Make Memorial Day your Mission with wear blue: run to remember:

1. Pledge to Commit Your Miles:

 

2. Choose Your Path

Join an existing wear blue chapter

Find a local wear blue chapter near you. Local chapters will host community wide events, which feature marked running routes, a shared meal, and American flags placed into the ground as a visual reminder of the lives sacrificed. wear blue: run to remember provides runners and walkers with the names of fallen service members to honor with their steps.

Organize a Memorial Day Meet-up

Or organize your own Memorial Day Meet-up. wear blue: run to remember can provide runners and walkers with the names of fallen service members to honor with their steps, if needed.

Run Individually

Every step counts. Take your mission into the streets. wear blue: run to remember can provide runners and walkers with the names of fallen service members to honor with their steps, if needed.

3. Spread the Word

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Share the Mission

Let your friends know that you have pledged to run blue on Memorial Day in remembrance of members of the American military who laid down their lives for this country.