Orion International

Help Our Heroes 5K - in support of U.S. Veterans and the Veteran Low to High Challenge!

Proceeds benefiting Wounded Warriors, Transitioning Combat Veterans, and Children of Fallen Military Service Members
Help Our Heroes 5K

Virginia Beach, Virginia
September 20, 2014

Mount Trashmore Park | 310 Edwin Dr, Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Orion International would like to thank everyone involved with making the 2014 Help Our Heroes 5K a huge success. Due to your contributions and participation we were able to raise a total of $6,485 for our three partner charities! We truly appreciate your support and look forward to seeing you again next year!

Proceeds directly benefit our partner Veteran Organizations - Operation Military Embrace, Children of Fallen Patriots, and Warrior Hike.


  • Timed 5K Run/Walk with T-Shirts for all Participants
  • Sponsorship Tents and Vendors
  • Awards for the overall top 3 Male and Female runners
  • Awards for the top male and female in each age group (excluding the overall winners)
    Age Groups: (17-Under, 18-29, 30-49, 50+)
  • Enjoy post-race snacks and beverages

Proceeds benefit Wounded Warriors, Transitioning Veterans, and Children of Fallen Service Members

Registration - Closed

Register as an individual or as part of a team! If choosing to register as part of a team, be sure to indicate your team name during registration where prompted.

  • Registration - July 22 - September 18
    5K Run/Walk (timed) - $35
    **Please Note: Race shirts are only guaranteed to participants who register on or before Tuesday, September 9th. Any participants registering after September 9th will receive a shirt on a first come, first serve basis on race day.

  • Race-Day Registration - September 20
    5K Run/Walk (timed) - $40 - Payment Options Below
    Race Day Payment Options:
    Checks: Make checks payable to Operation Military Embrace. On the Memo line, please list Help Our Heroes 5K.
    Cash: Exact Cash will be accepted - change will NOT be available. (Excess cash payments will be accepted as donations toward Operation Military Embrace. - Thank You!)

2014 Event Schedule

  • Early Packet Pick-Up - Friday, September 19, 2014
    Registrants may pick up race packets prior to race day at the Orion International Virginia Beach office from 2:00 pm – 7:30 pm. Address: 4525 South Blvd, Suite 203 | Virginia Beach, VA 23452

    All others may collect packets at the registration table at Mount Trashmore on race day.

    Race Day Schedule - Saturday September 20th, 2014
    View the course map and other detailed locations here

    2:00 pm - Check in and packet pick-up; Late Registration

    3:00 pm - Chip Timed 5K Run

    3:05 pm - 5K Walk

    View the Help Our Heroes 5K Event Details

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