The annual Lt. Howard Carpluk/FF Michael Reilly “Brothers in Battle” 5-K memorial run will take place on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at Orchard Beach, Bronx, NY.
Registration will begin at 10:00am, and the race will start at 11:00am. Food and drink will be available after the run.
The fee to run is $30.00. All proceeds will support the Howard Carpluk Memorial Fund and the Michael C. Reilly Scholarship Fund.
Lt. Carpluk and FF Reilly were killed in the line of duty at a fire on August 27, 2007. Firefighter Reilly, 25, an Iraq veteran with the US Marines and a probationary firefighter, died on the scene and Lt. Carpluk, 43, succumbed to his injuries the next day.
For more details about the event, please call 75 Engine / 33 Truck at 718-430-0275 or 42 Engine at 718-430-0242 or visit www.michaelcreillyscholarship.org.