Prepare for takeoff, on foot that is, as Dallas Love Field kicks off its year of centennial celebrations with a 5K run/walk down the runway of their sister airport, Dallas Executive. Love Field invites all running and aviation enthusiast to join in on the fun on Saturday, Oct. 29, starting at 8 a.m.
The course will take participants down the airport’s runway and through a course filled with World War II themed aircrafts, including a B-29 Superfortress, a P-51C Mustang, P5-1D Mustang, and many more. This race is sure to be one of the most unique of your life, and is open for all ages and levels.
Registration is $40 for adults 18 and over, $30 for military, veterans and first responders, and $20 for youth 17 and under. Registration includes a dry fit style shirt, race entry for the USATF certified 5K, chip timing, entry into the Commemorative Air Force “Wings Over Dallas” WWII Airshow, finisher wings and refreshments.
Day-of registration will begin at 7 a.m. and the race will begin at 8:00 a.m. To register or learn more about the 5K Run on the Runway and the “Wings over Dallas” airshow, please visit www.runwayrundallas.com.