Northeast Indiana Base Community Council 

  "America's Most Engaged Military Community!"

Register now for the 6th Annual

Race for the Warrior

5K & 10K Run/Walk 

Fort Wayne International Airport

Saturday, July 24, 2021

9:00 am Race Start

Celebrate in Patriotic style by running or walking or taking your wheelchair down this course that traverses the runway at Fort Wayne International Airport.

  • There will be activities for the kids, food and beverages, and a beer after the race for each runners over 21.
  • The Race for the Warrior is a fundraiser for the Northeast Indiana Base Community Council's Military Support Fund and other year-round programs for members of all branches of the U.S. armed forces, veterans and military families. This fund provides one-time grants to local military members for emergency needs, allowing the service member to focus on the mission of serving our country and communities. The fund helps fill a crucial role in quickly supplementing family assistance resources provided through Armed Forces channels and other agencies.


This year's race features 5k or 10k run, walk, ruck, or roll options. We also have options for dogs and a virtual race On-site registration will start at 7:30 am on July 24.

Awards will be given for male and female age groups and overall winners.

Each runner will receive an official Race for the Warrior t-Shirt and a swag bag provided by our sponsors and community partners. Runners age 21 and over will also receive one free beer after the finish. Water, fruit and food will be provided for runners of all ages. 

Packet pickup will be the night before the race at Fleet Feet for all runners who have registered early.

Questions? Contact Runner Relations Chair Lyticia Emery by email


Northeast Indiana Base Community Council

P.O. Box 25506

Fort Wayne, IN 46825

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