2022 Drug Demand Reduction Dash 5k

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Race event is timed by Bishop’s Events, LLC.  Race Director questions can be sent to DDR@youngmarines.com

Points will count towards the 5k & Back of the Pack Series.

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5th Annual DDR Dash 5K

DDR Dash Start Time: October 22nd, 2022 8AM

Runners Receive a finisher medal and shirt if they register before October 21st.  Medals will be at the finish line, shirts will be shipped.

Parking:

Marine Corps Museum

18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle, VA 22172

Packet Pickup:

October 22nd: 7-8AM At the Start Line

Fees:

DDR Dash Race – $20.00
Fees include the cost of a t-shirt, medal, and professional timing.

VOLUNTEERS will receive a shirt.

Live Race Results

Live results will be posted on Athlinks.com.  Additionally, there will be a QR code at the race for you to scan to immediately view your results.  Final race results with series points will be posted to our website on the Monday following your race.

Information about where the money goes: All proceeds benefit the Young Marines. The Young Marines strengthens the lives of America’s youth by teaching the importance of self-confidence, academic achievement, honoring our veterans, good citizenship, community service, and living a healthy, drug-free lifestyle. The Young Marines promotes the mental, moral, and physical development of its members. The program focuses on character building and leadership and promotes a lifestyle that is conducive to being productive members of society. The mission of the Young Marines is to positively impact America’s future by providing quality youth development programs for boys and girls that nurtures and develops its members into responsible citizens who enjoy and promote a healthy, drug-free lifestyle.

The purpose of the DDR Dash 5k: “Enrique “Kiki” Camarena was a Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) agent, who lost his life in the effort to keep harmful drugs off the streets of America.  In commemoration of Kiki’s sacrifice, and in acknowledgment of the thousands of agents and officers just like him who strive to make our world a safer place, the Young Marines run the Drug Demand Reduction (DDR Dash) 5K as part of our national Red Ribbon Week efforts.“