Gold Star Run for Honor
Date: TBD 2018
Details: The 6th Annual Gold Star Run for Honor in Saugus, MA held in memory of Scott Procopio who was killed in action 11 years ago in Ramadi Iraq.
Location: Saugus Center, Saugus, MA
Distances: 5k, 10k & Kids Fun Run
Courses: All distances start at the same time and all fuel stops will have water and electrolytes. Walkers, strollers, and dogs are welcome.
Packet Pickup/Race Day Registration: Opens at 6:30am at Saugus Center in front of the Town Hall.
Top 3 M/F for the 5K and 10K
1st, 2nd and 3rd M/F in each age group: Under 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
More about Scott: Scott was on his second deployment as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom, having previously served in Fallujah in 2005. He was killed in action as a result of a roadside bomb on the morning of April 2, 2006 in Ramadi, Iraq.
Beneficiary: 100% of the event proceeds will be allocated to CPL Scott J. Procopio Memorial Scholarship program to provide high school seniors with academic scholarships.