Registration is open for 2013 Bataan Memorial Death March
If you ever wanted to participate in the Bataan Memorial Death March – now is the time. The march in 2014 commemorates the 25th anniversary of this noteworthy event. Participate now while you can still shake hands with the WWII vets that the race honors. The 2013 Bataan Memorial Death March will be conducted March 23 at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. Training recommendations can be found at www.bataanmarch.com.
The Bataan Memorial Death March is a challenging trek through the high desert terrain conducted in honor of the heroic service members who defended the Philippine Islands during World War II, sacrificing their freedom, health and, in many cases, their lives. Participants may choose either the 26.2 mile route or the 14.2 mile route.
Deadline for on-line registration is midnight (MST) March 9. No on-site registration or late registrations will be accepted after this date.
Mail-in registration forms can be downloaded from the website at www.bataanmarch.com. All entry forms sent by mail must be postmarked no later than March 1.
All registered participants will receive a commemorative t-shirt, a commemorative dog tag, a commemorative timing chip, certificate, draw string sports bag and post-event meal.
For more information
For more information about the march call the White Sands Missile Range Community Events Office at (575) 678-4654 or (575) 678-2887. Questions and comments may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org – questions to frequently asked questions may be found at www.bataanmarch.com