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The Ruck to Remember
Memorial Day walk to honor veterans
The Ruck to Remember is an intensive hike that happens every Memorial Day weekend. It begins in _________________ [place] on Saturday morning and ends at Arlington National Cemetery on _____________ [what day? Monday?].
The hike [is / is not strenuous]? The hike is _______ miles total.
People of all abilities and age levels participate in the ruck. [may need to elaborate on this to indicate who it is “not” for…]
For the last six miles of the Ruck to Remember, additional participants join in The Final Miles to Arlington National Cemetery. It is a powerful sight to see the group in stride—all dressed uniformly in _______ shirts and khakis—accompanied by bagpipes for the last stretch, heading to the final resting spot of so many of our nation’s soldiers.