9/11 Heroes Run in the Lowcountry

MT. PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - The 9/11 Heroes Run is coming to the Lowcountry for the first time ever.

The 5K run honors those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001, their families and everyone who puts their lives on the line for our freedom everyday.

The race will be held at Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park on September 8 at 8:00 A.M. Runners can sign up for the 5K or a 1-mile fun run. Early bird registration is $25.00 and you can register online at eventbrite.com.

You can learn more about the race at 911heroesrun.com or by calling the Director of the Charleston Run, Theresa Faircloth at 843-597-9240.

Proceeds from the race will benefit the Travis Manion Foundation along with local causes such as Gifting Warriors, the Charleston Fire Department and the Charleston Nine Memorial Fund.