The 3rd annual Kile G. West 5K Memorial is a unique 5K walk, jog, run is in beautiful East Texas and is open to the public. The Race is held in memory of First Lieutenant Kile G. West, an SFA Alumnus and SFA Army ROTC commissionee who was Killed in Action on Memorial Day, May 28, 2007, in Iraq. All Proceeds from the event will go to the Military Excellence Fund, a scholarship founded in 1LT West's memory. Follow us on Facebook (@ https://www.facebook.com/SFASUROTC/) for updates and more information!
Event details and schedule
Schedule of Events
- 7:30am - 8:00am Same Day Packet Pick-Up
- 8:15am Opening Ceremonies (Welcome, National Anthem, Guest Speaker remarks)
- 8:30am 5K Start
- 9:30am Awards & Closing Ceremonies
Age group breakdown will be as follows for male & female: 18 & Under, 19-60, and 60+. 1st place from each division will receive a prize.
The 5K course will start and end on the beautiful and scenic Stephen F. Austin State University campus. The route will be on primarily flat, paved road surfaces, through and around the campus.
Free parking is available throughout the campus.
- Restrooms on site
- Please bring a photo ID or a copy of your confirmation email (both electronic i.e. screenshot or paper are acceptable) to verify packet pick-up
- Wear comfortable, athletic clothing and footwear
- Early packet pick-up will be announced via email