The Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk Series was created to honor the heroic life and death of Stephen Siller, a New York City firefighter (FDNY) who lost his life on September 11, 2001 after strapping on his gear and running through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to the Twin Towers.
The Miami Tunnel 2 Towers 5k Climb, Run & Walk with Expo will be hosting its inaugural event onÂ Sunday, September 18 at Bayfront Park.Â Miami will be the first city in the entire Nation to host the two events, Run/Walk & Climb together, retracing Stephen Sillerâ€™s actual final footsteps. Miami has added to the Tunnel 2 Towers event, an Expo showcasing ourÂ very own heroes here in South Florida.Â Registered participants must be at Bayfront Park in front of the stage next to the fountain by no later than 4:30pm. The race will kick off at 7:00pm with an award ceremony immediately following. For more info contact Miami@tunnel2towers.org.Â #T2TRUN #T2TMiami2016