VERO BEACH – The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation will be hosting a Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk at Riverside Park, in Vero Beach, on Saturday, September 8, 2018, from 7:30 AM – 9:30 AM.
The Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk is 3.43 miles. Participants are welcome to walk or run at this event.
Additionally, there will be a one-mile memorial walk, at the same time and location, as the 5k. This walk is for participants who are unable to do the 3.43 miles.
Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk registration cost $25.00 for adults, first responders, and military. It is $15 for youth15 to 17 years of age, and children 6-years-old and under are free. (All registration prices are subject to increase before the events).
The registration fee for the one-mile memorial walk is $20 per adult 12 and up, and $25 on race day.
Tickets can be purchased at Tunnel to Towers 5K Run registration.
The Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk Series was created to honor the heroic life and death of Stephen Siller, a New York City firefighter (FDNY) who lost his life on September 11, 2001, after strapping on his gear and running through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to the Twin Towers.
If you would like more information on the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, visit the Tunnel to Towers website.