Champions Run for Heroes

Sadly, The Champions Run for Heroes is cancelled this year! We are hoping to reschedule for 2021!!

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 on a Certified Course
  • 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)

Online registration is Closed. Please check back later.


Falls Event Center at Evergreen Aviation Campus
510 NE Captain Michael King Smith Way
McMinnville, OR 97128

Tentative Date: September 12, 2020


  • 7:00 AM – Packet Pickup*
  • 7:55 AM - Presentation of Colors
  • 8:00 AM – 5K & 10K Run Begins
  • Following Run – 1/2 Mile Kids Run
  • Prizes following Kids Run

Fees: (no hidden or extra fees)

Early-Bird $30 (register by June 24th, 2020)

Pre-Event $35 (After June 24th price)

Day-Of-Event $40 (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 11, 2020 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.

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