Buckeye Purple Heart Foundation 5K Run/Walk

Sat August 6, 2022 Columbus, OH 43215 US Directions


Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://racepenguin.com/events/purpleheartrun/.


The Buckeye Purple Heart Foundation & Buckeye Chapter 500 of the Military Order of the Purple Heart are proud to present our Annual 5K Night Run/Walk to honor those military veterans wounded or killed in service to our Nation. With a unique start time of 9:00 pm, to recognize the solemnity of the Purple Heart Medal, this will surely be a race like no other!


Virtual Results submission window will open on Saturday, August 6th at 8am and close on Tuesday, August 9th at midnight. Please ensure you type the name of the race you are running on the form so we ensure your time gets to the correct results page.


The National Veterans Memorial and Museum
300 West Broad Street
Columbus, OH US 43215

2022 Race Honoree

This year, we are celebrating the 90th anniversary of the revival of the Badge of Military Merit as the Purple Heart Medal & honoring Columbus native and Purple Heart Veteran Tom Beck - a wonderful & caring man who served our country bravely during the Korean War, then came home and proudly served his community.

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