All are welcome to participate in the ruck march. Attendees must bring their own ruck sack (or backpack) and be over the age of 16 or be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Everyone is encouraged to donate a toy for the event. The ruck march will be at about 4.5 miles and 18 minute mile pace. There will be a trail vehicle and a medic if anyone needs support along the route.
The Ruck for Rugrats is $25 per participant. The cost will include the T-shirt and other donated items from local businesses in the Jackson Metro area. Sign up by 29 November 2021 to ensure you get a T-Shirt. All proceeds for the shirt sales will go to Children’s of Mississippi Hospital.
You can also make a toy donation by going to www.amazon.com. Simply search for 5th Squad under the wishlist and make your selection. The toys will be mailed to 5th Squad’s headquarters. All toys and gifts purchased will be delivered directly to the Children’s of Mississippi Hospital.