STOP STROKES: Barney Shirey Memorial 5K Run/Walk

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Most recent race date: 
Saturday, September 17, 2016
Event type and distance: 
5K Run - 1 mile Walk
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Race Start time and date for each distance: 
7.30 a.m.
Event Venue: 
Downtown Tecumseh
Race summary (about this race): 

The BARNEY SHIREY MEMORIAL 5K is proud to partner with the Tecumseh Chamber and their Annual Frontier Days Celebration.

Barney Shirey was a man that loved Jesus Christ, family, and all things Tecumseh, America. Barney suffered a massive stroke on 9/11/2005 that left him unable to walk or talk. His family spent those years providing 24-hour care to him. He lost his life to another massive stroke on December 21, 2010 and it is in his honor that his family offers you the opportunity to join in this memorial 5k run/walk. Barney's life was cut too short.

Sponsor or race organizer : 

The Barney Shirey Memorial

Race entry fee: 
Mail entries to: 
502 S. Rangeline - Tecumseh, OK 74873
Packet pick-up: 
Friday, September 16th from 3-6pm
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