Colorado Springs to Host Wounded Warrior Sports Event | Sports Destination Management

Colorado Springs to Host Wounded Warrior Sports Event

Aug 18, 2023

Wounded Warrior Project: Carry Forward 5K – Colorado Springs


Participants can walk, jog, or run their 5K and amp it up by selecting one of three special ways to show support for our nation’s bravest:

Flag - Carry a flag to show support and patriotism.
Fitness - Carry a weight to represent the responsibilities veterans bear while serving our country.
Fierce - Carry another person to symbolize one warrior carrying another in their time of need.



Date: Saturday, August 19th
Location: Air Force Academy | Par Course trail next to the Fitness Center
Packet Pick-up | 8am | Race Kickoff: 9am
Dish Network and other local community sponsors will also be onsite with outreach tents in addition to running.



September 2-4 // Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off

September 8-10 // Pikes Peak APEX presented by RockShox

TBD // CC vs AFA - Slap Shot Social

October 24 // Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame

December 5 // Olympic & Paralympic Family Roundup

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