Registration is underway for the Camp Patriot Fourth of July Fun Run.
A 100-pound ruck challenge is scheduled for 7:30 a.m., with 5-kilometer and 1-mile run and walk events, starting at 8 a.m. at Gesa Stadium, 6200 Burden Boulevard in Pasco.
The ruck challenge involves carrying a 100-pound backpack during the 5K race. About 450 people were in the fun run last year, with 50 doing the ruck challenge.
People can register online at www.camppatriotfunrun.org, in person from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 3 at Gesa Stadium or between 7-7:45 a.m. on race day.
Registration is $35 for adults and $25 for kids and includes a T-shirt and a ticket to a Dust Devils baseball game.
Contact Janet Wilson at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
All proceeds go to the nonprofit Camp Patriot, which was founded by Micah Clark of Richland. It owns 300 acres in Montana, where it plans to offer outdoor recreational therapy for more than 300 wounded and disabled veterans each year. Camp Patriot coordinates activities for veterans including hunting, flying motorized gliders and climbing Mount Rainier.