October 1, 2022
The Ruck will begin and end at WesTex Fitness located at 1011 East 11th Place
1101 East 11th Place
Big Spring, TX 79720
Ruck to Raise Awareness of Veteran Suicide
Saturday, October 1, 2022
The Ruck will begin and end at WesTex Fitness located at 1011 E. 11th Place in Big Spring and will have 3 aid stations. The first will be at the 50-mile mark at the entrance to the Big Spring State Park at 4:30 to 5:30 PM. The second at the 11 mile mark on Hillside from 6:15 to 7:45 pm and the final one will be at the VFW on Driver Road from 8:15 to 9:45 PM.
The 22-mile course is expected to take 7 to 8 hours to complete and is open to the public. People can participate by doing the entire course or just a portion. The public is also encouraged to just head out to show support and cheer on the participants.
Anyone experiencing suicidal thoughts, substance abuse, a mental health crisis, or any other emotional distress is encouraged to call or text the new Suicide & Crisis Lifeline at 988.