The Third Annual Eli Grow Legacy 8K Run, Walk and Ruck is scheduled to take place Nov. 7 at Tullahoma High School, beginning at 10 a.m. The name of the event is to honor Eli, a THS senior who passed away in a car accident in 2016. this year’s 8K feature the message “Live Your Legacy.
Grow played quarterback at THS and had signed to play at the next level at Mississippi College before his tragic loss. Again this year, the 8K will allow members to enter as a team. Awards will given out to the fastest teams on the course and the top five teams were recognized.
For those not wanting to take part in the live 8K, there will also be an option for virtual and spirit runners this year.
Those wanting to take part in the live or virtual 8K can preregister until Nov. 5 by going to racerosster.com and then search for Eli Grow Legacy 8K. Cost to take part in the 8K is $35 for walkers, runners and ruckers. Cost for the 1-mile walk or run is set at $25. There is no charge for the kid’s dash.
Onsite registration will also be taking place, the morning of the 8K. The cost to take part in the 8K on race day will be $45 and $35 to enter the 1-mile walk or run. For more information, please contact Cassy Grow at 931-273-0010.