KINGSLEY FIELD, Ore. --
The Health Education Awareness Team at the 173rd Fighter Wing will host a Sentry Eagle 5K walk/run on June 23, 2022 at the Crater Lake Airport. This event is open to the general public and is free to enter.
“People should come out for morale, camaraderie, and unity,” said Amy Jones, the Nutrition and Wellness Specialist with the 173rd FW Health Education Awareness Team. “It's a fun, family friendly event that anyone can participate in.”
Tables will be set up at 9:00 a.m. and the race begins at 10:00 a.m. There is both a 5K and 2K option for all racers. Additionally, shirts are available to purchase at cost via the QR code on the flyer.
The Health Education Awareness Team is a section of the Team Kingsley Resiliency Team whose mission is to improve the overall health and well-being of the 173rd FW, Kingsley Field community members and their families by providing support, education and resources.
This race kicks off the lead up to the Sentry Eagle Open House scheduled for June 25.
“This community event speaks to the unity and spirit of our war fighting community,” said Jones, highlighting its connection to the Sentry Eagle Open House.
During the Open House the Kingsley Field gates will be open to the community, providing a behind the scenes look at what the Airmen accomplish every day at the 173rd FW. Additionally, there will be multiple aerial demonstrations, static display aircraft, flightline operations viewing opportunities, recruiting events, and local vendors.