Thanks Dad 5k

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The Richmond Road Runners Club’s Thanks Dad 5K is designed as a Father’s Day run to highlight the special relationship between fathers and grandfathers and their sons/daughters and grandsons/granddaughters. The Thanks Dad 5K was created in memory of Pete Neal, who served as the Richmond Road Runners Club’s coordinator of volunteers before succumbing to the ravages of multiple myeloma, a form of blood cancer. Pete’s own father was a runner, and Pete passed on that love of athletics to his daughter Rebekah and son Jacob. With Jacob he was determined to run a marathon in each of the 50 states. Despite severe medical issues, they managed to finish 21 marathons in 18 states before Pete’s death in August 2014. 


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Last checked on 2020-06-03



Thanks Dad 5K

June 21, 2020 (Sunday) - 08:30
5 kilometers

Kids Run

June 21, 2020 (Sunday) - 09:30
200 meters

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