Featured Events

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That’s why Hope For The Warriors means so much to me and my husband. It not only made it possible for me to study art, it gave me a safe place to share my experience with others going through something similar. It even helped me understand what my husband and I need to care for ourselves and each other.

—Military Caregiver Sarah Dale

Pittsburgh Marathon @ 7th Avenue and Smithfield Street, Pittsburgh PA
May 6 – May 7 all-day

One of the best handcycle and recumbent courses on the East Coast, Hope For the Warriors will invite 8-10 service member/ Veterans runners, and adaptive athletes to participate. Athletes can select their distances as Pittsburgh offers marathon, half marathon and 5k during this weekend. Start time for both days is 7am.

Rock & Roll Marathon @ Sixth Ave & Quince St at Balboa Park
Jun 4 @ 6:45 am

From the start line next to Balboa Park to the finish line in Downtown, you’ll race through some of the most iconic neighborhoods in San Diego. Distances for runners to select are marathon half marathon and 5k

16th Annual Jacksonville Run For The Warriors
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Hope For The Warriors will once again bring their flagship event of the Run For The Warriors to Jacksonville. With the direction and course execution from Elite Feats, Hope For The Warriors will host this 5k and 10k event alongside their logistically direction. Civilians and Military community all invited to attend.

Air Force Marathon @ National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, Dayton OH
Sep 16 @ 6:00 am – 3:00 pm

The AF Marathon takes athletes from the National Museum of the Air Force through Dayton. Hope will provide athletes with their registrations, travel support, and swag for this event.

Rock & Roll Marathon Clearwater @ S. Gulf View Blvd, Clearwater FL
Oct 7 – Oct 8 all-day

Different distances are available for athletes to select – half marathon and 5k.

Marine Corps Marathon @ Route 110 (all lanes) halfway between the Pentagon and Arlington Memorial Drive
Oct 29 @ 6:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Marine Corps Marathon is an annual marathon held in Washington, D.C. and Arlington, Virginia. The mission of the MCM is to promote physical fitness, generate community goodwill, and showcase the organizational skills of the United States Marine Corps.

16th Annual Long Island Run For The Warriors @ Belmont State Park
Nov 5 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

For the 16th year in a row Hope For The Warriors will be hosting a 5k road race as part of the Suffolk County Veteran Run Series. The 5k will be hosted at Belmont State Park, and Elite Feats will be our race director. Participants can be civilians, veterans of all eras, spouses, Gold Star Families and Families of the Fallen. The race will look to connect the community to our military community and showcase the support system there. Top Finisher awards for male and female for places 1-3 as well as custom race tee shirts will be provided.

Rock & Roll Marathon San Antonio @ N. Flores St. San Antonio, TX
Dec 2 – Dec 3 all-day

Rock ‘n’ Roll San Antonio takes you past the city’s most iconic landmarks, including the Tower of Americas, River Walk, Torch of Friendship and much more. You’ll also run through the city’s most vibrant and spirited neighborhoods, giving runners an experience like no other race in the city can.