FLORENCE, KY (FOX19) - The City of Florence has a weekend of events planned to celebrate Memorial Day 2013.
The Renegade Olympics is being held on Sunday, May 26 and feature the Bravo Company, 2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment “Renegades”, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault).
Highlights of the Renegade Olympics include:
- 5K Run/Walk (7:30am assembly; Houston Road Walmart; begins at 8am)
- Boot Camp (9:30am-12:30pm; Boone County High School; public participation)
- Golf Scramble (9:30am-2:30pm; World of Golf; Two-man scramble; best ball)
- 4 on 4 Basketball Tournament (9:30am-2:30pm; Boone County High School; 16-team double elimination; all teams will play with at least one Renegade)
- Softball Tournament (9:30am-2:30pm; Boone County High School)
Then on Monday, May 27 the annual Memorial Day Parade & Program will be highlighted by the City's adopted military unit.