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Carry The Load Relay Will Walk through Rockland April 29, 30

Carry The Load, a national nonprofit working to restore the true meaning of Memorial Day, will come through Rockland tomorrow and Wednesday as part of its annual relay.

CTL is a nonprofit with a vision to connect individuals from all over the country to the sacrifices of fallen military, law enforcement, firefighters and other service personnel through a National Relay and collection of donations to benefit CTL partners

Carry The Load orchestrates a 2,000-mile national relay– a walk consisting of 348 legs, beginning in West Point, NY at the beginning of May, and ending up in Dallas, TX on Memorial Day. 

The 2014 relay starts April 29 in West Point. The relay participants should pass through Congers around sunset, Nyack at 10PM and Piermont at midnight. On April 30 Carry The Load will head south to Alpine, NJ and beyond. 

Where:

12:00 PM  Official Start - West Point Cemetary, West Point, NY

2:00 PM  Fort Montgomery Fire Department - 865 Rte 9W, Fort Montgomery, NY 10922

4:00 PM  US 202/ Hwy 9W and River Road, Tomkins Cove NY 10986

6:00 PM  141 S Liberty Drive, Stony Point, NY 10980

8:00 PM  Old Haverstraw Road and Patricia Avenue, Congers NY 10920

10:00 PM Upper Nyack Elementary School - 336 North Broadway, Upper Nyack, NY 10960

For a complete CTL overview check out the 2013 recap video.

If you go out to the route in support of CTL, please shoot a photo and share it with Patch! 

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