Life Runners A-Cross America Relay
Any City, Nationwide
Start Date: Mar. 1st, 2017
Start Time: 8:00am - End Time: 6:00pm
2017 A-Cross America Relay - LIFE Runners will run/walk 1,568 legs (~5K each) for 5,564 miles over 40 days. The East Coast Arm (1,997 miles) launches from the New York City Brooklyn Bridge, and the West Coast Arm (2,092 miles) launches from the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge. A few weeks later the South Arm (1,086 miles) will kickoff from Corpus Christi Bay in Portland, TX, followed by the North Arm (389 miles) kickoff at the Red River Bridge in Grand Forks, ND. The route goes by abortion facilities for prayer with 40 Days for Life groups. All 4 arms will unite on Palm Sunday at the beautiful Falls Park near St. Joseph Cathedral in Sioux Falls SD - cheers! Our National fundraising beneficiary for this years relay is the Vitae Foundation. The National LIFE Runners Team is the only Pro-Life Marathon TEAM in the nation -The National LIFE Runners Team (logo description) is the world’s largest Pro-Life running/walking Team. LIFE Runners apostolate was co-founded by running partners Dr. Pat Castle and Dr. Rich Reich in 2008 as the Pro-Life action arm of the LIFE Group Devotions (Pro-Life feeding arm) that they co-founded in 2007.
Sponsor: National Life Runners Team
Contact: Dr. Jeffrey J. Pauls