Home Stretch 5K for Homeless and At-Risk Vets

Melbourne, Florida

Melbourne, Florida

Sun 10th November 2024

3 races

Organiser's Description

To Benefit:  National Veterans Homeless Support (NVHS)
Mission: To Eliminate Homelessness Among Veterans in Central Florida. 
Providing street level outreach, homelessness prevention, and supportive services for homeless, at-risk, and low-income Veterans and their families since 2008.
Participant Perks:

Cool Race Shirt (First 400 runners) 

Finisher Medals (First 400 runners) & Placement Medals 

Beer after the race for 21+ from Grills Seafood


Music by DJ Yves

Pineapples EGAD: $19 Breakfast Buffet after the race - $15 Discounted for all race participants. Breakfast Buffet will be free for ALL Veteran participants!

Early Packet Pickup & Registration @ Running Zone (3696 North Wickham Road, Melbourne, FL)
Friday, November 10th: 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Saturday, November 11th: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM 
Race Day @ Eau Gallie Square (1453 Highland Avenue, Melbourne, FL)
Sunday, November 12th –  Timeline:
6:30 AM:  Packet Pickup & Late Registration Opens
7:45 AM:  Packet Pickup & Late Registration Ends
8:00 AM:  5K Start!
AWARDS: (Immediately following the race)

Top 3 Overall M&F

Top Masters (40+) M&F

Largest Team

Fastest Team (must have 5+ participants)

Top 3 Fastest Limb-Impaired Veterans

Age Groups (Top 3 M&F): 8 & Under, 9-11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+



  • Home Stretch 5K

    Sun 10th November 2024

  • Home Stretch 5K (Team)

    Sun 10th November 2024

  • Home Stretch 5K (Active Military/ Vet)

    Sun 10th November 2024


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