This is a no cost event, open to the community, intended to memorialize those that we lost in Kabul on August 26, 2021, but is intended to raise funds for 2 families of critically wounded Marines in need of help.  This course will cover 13.1 miles along the Simi Arroyo from the Metrolink Parking Lot at 5050 Los Angeles Ave. Simi Valley, CA 93063, to Madera St. and back, ending at the Metrolink Station.

The morning will start around 6:45 with speeches, prayer and opening ceremonies, with the run to begin at 7:00am.  Event is estimated to complete between 10:00am & 11:00am.

THIS IS NOT A TIMED EVENT, rather, a memorial event.  Any timing will be done personally.  Everyone is encouraged to participate, to run, walk, bike, skate, etc., for whatever distance they feel comfortable with; 1k, 1 mile, 3 miles, 5k, 10k or the full 13 miles.  In lieu of entry fees, shirts, etc., participants are asked to donate to the givesendgo account set up to receive donations at and encouraged to share this link to family and friends to donate.  YOU WILL NEED TO REGISTER IF YOU ARE A PARTICIPANT OR VOLUNTEER.  Please go to to register.

For more information, please contact event organizer Jeff Von Molt at