The Jacksonville-Onslow Sports Commission has announced its JOSC Race Series for 2020. Events to date are as follows:
Fit4U Fitness & Health Expo
Presented by Clean Eatz
January 25, 2020
Kick-off 2020 with a fitness and health expo that showcases the many options to become healthier and fit. Find what it means to be fit and healthy for you at Fit4U.Giveaways, demonstrations, vendors and a $5 Fabulous 5k. 5 bonus points for doing the Fabulous 5k Fun Run
Register for the 5k here
Sledgehammer Half Marathon, 10-mile & 5k
Presented by USMT
February 1, 2020
First official race of the 2020 JOSC Race Series!
The mission statement of the "Sledgehammer Race Series" is: To Honor the memory of Sledgehammer and All Combat Veterans."Sledge was a lifelong Marine who spent the remainder of his post war years coming to terms with what he and his fellow combatants experienced during World War II. His memoir, With the Old Breed at Peleliu it is with this in mind that a portion of and Okinawa, was used as a reference for Ken Burns' PBS documentary, "The War" and Tom Hanks and Stephen Spielbergs' HBO miniseries "The Pacific" starring Joseph Mazello as Sledge."Sledgehammer Race Series" proceeds will benefit the Semper Fi Fund.
Ainsley's Angels Run With Your Heart 15k, 10k & 5k
March 7, 2020
The Ainsley's Angels Race Series 6th Annual Run With Your Heart 5K/10K/15K hosted by Ainsley's Angels of Eastern Carolina! This event has something for everyone! 3 different distances to choose from plus an incredibly fun resource fair at the finish!
The route will begin and end at the beautiful Riverwalk Crossing Park and take you through historic downtown Jacksonville, North Carolina.
More information will be available soon about events including the Run for the Warriors.