Race of Remembrance - EF 5K and Ed Thomas 10K
Running: 10K, 5K, Kids Run/Fun Run
May 25th, 2019
The Race of Remembrance - EF 5K and Ed Thomas 10K is a Running race in Parkersburg, Iowa consisting of a 10K and 5K and Kids Run/Fun Run.
This 5K Run/walk was started in 2009 after an EF5 tornado tore through the town of Parkersburg, IA destroying ovet 200 home and 20 businesses in less than a minute.The Ed Thomas 10K was added in 2010 after, to our great sorrow, our High School football coach of 30+ years was tragically killed.
All proceeds from these races have been donated to the Parkersburg Historical Society, the Ed Thomas Family Foundation, Parkersburg Rotary Club 2216, and other organizations that are good for the town and our children. Please help us continue this tradition.
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