9/11 Heroes Run 5K at WaterColor Resort Sept 28

August 25, 2013 by SoWal Staff

Run, Volunteer, Donate, Cheer. But most of all HONOR. Join WaterColor Resort for the 9/11 Hero’s Run 5k which will start on WaterColor Beach, travel through Grayton State Park and end in WaterColor Resort Marina Park. September 28, 2013, 8am.

The 9/11 Heroes Run 5k welcomes runners and walkers of all levels and of all ages. Events take place all over the world, on or near September 11th, and are 100% organized by local community volunteers. It is the perfect opportunity for your community to personally come out and thank your local veterans, their families, and first responders in an annual, fun, and family friendly environment. Proceeds benefit Travis Manion Foundation.

Register online by September 1 to be guaranteed a race shirt aned finisher's dogtag. Shirts and dogtags will be given out on a first come, first served basis to race-day registrants. Cost is $20, Family of 4, $60.

You must register online by September 1st to be guaranteed a race shirt and finisher’s dogtag. Contact the race director for questions or event volunteering via

The 9/11 Heroes Run unites communities internationally with the goal to never forget the sacrifies of the heroes of September 11th and the wars since: veteran, first responder, civilian, and military. Join us to raise awareness and honor the fallen.

WaterColor Inn & Resort is extremely popular and well-loved by vistors from all over the world. It's one of the most celebrated beach towns in South Walton and recently received yet another award for excellence. The readers of Travel + Leisure magazine selected WaterColor Inn & Resort as one of the top 100 hotels in the world and ranked the Resort as #12 on the “World’s Best” list for the Continental United States. 


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