Champions Run for Heroes

This is an event that provides a healthy, fun activity for the whole family! A 5K Run and 10K Run for Adults and a 1/2 Mile Run for Kids! There will even be a well supervised KidsZone section for 2 – 12 to drop off your kids while you participate!

SYL Foundation is honoring local Heroes: McMinnville Police Department, McMinnville Fire Department and Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office! All proceeds will be divided between these three fine organizations and the SYL Foundation. Help us celebrate and support our Heroes! Be a Champion and join us!

This Event Includes:

  • Competition Challenge
  • Women’s Handicap
  • Disposable Chip Timing by HuberTiming, LLC
  • 1 mile out: Water Stations
  • Snacks and Drinks following Run
  • Event Shirt (short sleeve-dry fit – unisex sizes: XS-S-M-L-XL)
  • Swag Bag
  • Prizes
    • Top 3 Men’s
    • Top 3 Women’s
    • Top Male and Female Masters Finisher (over age 40)

Registration will be OPEN later!


Falls Event Center at Evergreen Aviation Campus (instead of Joe Dancer Park)
510 NE Captain Michael King Smith Way
McMinnville, OR 97128

Date: September 8, 2018


7:00 AM – Packet Pickup*

7:55 AM - Presentation of Colors

8:00 AM – 5K & 10K Run Begins

8:45 AM – 1/2 Mile Kids Run

Prizes following Run

Fees: (no hidden or extra fees)

Pre-Event $30 (Online Registration Closes Sept. 7 at 3:00pm)

Day-Of-Event $35 (Day of Event – although no guarantee of shirt)

Kids Run and/or KidsZone: $5 per child (one or both)

*You may pick up your Packets before Event on Friday, September 7 from 9AM - 6:00PM at the SYL Office at 1016 NW Adams St., McMinnville, OR 97128

Please, no pets, bikes scooters, or skateboards. Strollers are welcome.

You are welcome to show up on Saturday- Day of Event to register as the Online Registration is now closed.

To PRINT OUT Registration Form, Please CLICK HERE later!

To learn more about Sponsorships, Please CLICK HERE later!

FMI 503-434-1730

SPECIAL THANKS to our 2017 Sponsors:


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2015 results:

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