EOD Memorial 5K
EOD Memorial 5K: race description
The EOD Memorial Race is held annually as salute to fallen EOD warriors who have made the ultimate sacrifice. This event features EOD technicians displaying feats of stamina by completing the race in bomb suits, as well as robot demonstrations &, other displays of technical tools used by EOD technicians in the field. This family-friendly event will also include activities for children and merchandise vendors as well.
All proceeds from this event benefit the EOD Warrior Foundation (EODWF). The EODWF is a 501©,(3) nonprofit foundation that serves the EOD community by providing assistance to active duty wounded, injured, or ill EOD warriors, as well as to wounded EOD veterans and families of our fallen. In addition, the EODWF maintains the EOD Memorial Wall at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, in honor of fallen EOD technicians from all branches of service. The EODWF is committed to continually providing this necessary assistance and ongoing support.