Josh Milich and Brian Tjersland will be running 500 miles from Massachusetts National Cemetery to Arlington National Cemetery in VA. They are doing this to bring attention to the Veteran suicide rate and to raise funds for Mission 22.
They will start on November 11th, 2019 (Veterans Day) and will only stop to eat and sleep until they make it to Arlington, VA. This journey will take between 10-14 days averaging 40-50 miles per day. It is anticipate that without any delays they should reach Arlington National Cemetery November 22nd.
You can download their itinerary here. They do not have any events planned for each evening but are open to having dinner or simple meet and greets. They will have a support van with them along the route and you can easily spot them as they will be wearing Mission 22 shirts. If anyone wants to run with them they can contact the team through their Facebook page.
More information on their run can be found on their website along with a link to make an online donation.