Join the Mission; Pass the Flag!

09/14/2018 - 13:42

fla.pngHelp pass the Folded American Flag, containing over 10,000 names and/or pictures of those who perished on 9/11, military members and first responders who are no longer here to feel the ground beneath their feet.

Beginning on Saturday, October 6th at 6:45 a.m. the annual "Stride & Ride Relay" will kick off at Boston Logan Airport's 9/11 Memorial. We will be relaying down to the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in New York City; continuing on, we will head to the Flight 93 Memorial in Stoystown, Pennsylvania. Our final push will be on Saturday, October 13th relaying throughout Washington D.C. and finishing at the Pentagon's 9/11 Memorial in Arlington, Virginia.

There are 94 stages varying from one to sixty miles for Runners, Cyclists, Walkers/Ruckers, and Motorcyclists. We invite you, your family, friends and the community to get involved and become apart of this amazing journey. You can register at

Stride and Ride Relay represents the hope those lost will never be forgotten, those still serving, our veterans and first responder will be supported, and to bring America Together United in our Hearts for the Greater Good.

We thank all those who have signed up to participate and/or donated to the Stride & Ride Relay.

Warmest Regards,

The Stride & Ride Committee and Tactical Team

Below are the cities and towns that we will be traversing through.

Massachusetts - traversing through Boston, Chestnut Hill, Auburndale, Natick, Framingham, Sudbury, Worcester.
Connecticut - Windsor Locks, East Hartford, Wethersfield, Meriden, Wallingford, North Haven, New Haven, Bridgeport, Westport.
New York - Valhalla, Yonkers, New York, NY
New Jersey - Jersey City, Bayonne, Elizabeth, Cranford, Linden, South Amboy, Aberdeen Township, Old Bridge, East Brunswick, Monroe Township, Forked River, Manchester Township, New Egypt, Cookstown, Pennsauken Township.
Pennsylvania - Bristol, Yardley, Doylestown, Philadelphia, Downingtown, Parkersburg, Gap, Lancaster, Columbia, Wrightsville, York,Gettysburg, Chambersburg, Thomas, Fort Loudon, Mcconnellsburg, Harrisonville, Stoystown, Central City, Everett.
Maryland - Hagerstown, Funkstown, Boonsboro, Brunswick.
Virginia - Leesburg, Ashburn, Sterling, Great Falls, McLean, Arlington, Fort Myer.
** District of Columbia (Washington, D.C. - Saturday October 13, 2018 we will be walking/rucking throughout the day. Participants can join us all day or for portions. We will finish at the Pentagon's 9/11 Memorial in Arlington, Virginia.

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