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Patriot Obstacle Run - Postponed

Military Style Obstacle Course

  • Date: 09/12/2015 8:00 AM  
Because of scheduling conflicts, the Virginia Highlands Community College Student Veterans Association (SVA) has postponed the Patriot Obstacle Run originally scheduled for September 12. SVA plans to reschedule this event in the spring. We regret any inconvenience this may have caused.

 Baby doing push ups - Patriot Obstacle Run Low Crawl


Wall Climb

Target Shoot

Grenade Throw

Sand Bag Carry

We are sorry but the run has been postponed.

Military Style Obstacle Course
Test your mental fortitude! Test your stamina! Come out and participate in our Patriot Obstacle Run at the Virginia Highlands Community College campus in Abingdon, VA.

Packet pickup is from 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. Race will have a staggered start, beginning at 9:30 a.m.. Proceeds go towards the VHCC Student Veterans Tribute fund, created to honor past, present, and future student veterans by listing their names on a commemorative wall.


Pre-register today using the Online Registration Form. Your registration is not complete until your payment has been received.

Print Registration
You can print the forms at home or fill them out during registration the day of the race. You will need the Registration Form, an Assumption of Risk Form and make your payment before you are registered.


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Registration Fees:
Early by September 5: $15
After September 5: $20
Two Prize Groups
Under 12
13 & Up

1st, 2nd, and 3rd Places Receive
Medals in Each Age Group
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