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Preservation of American Hellenic History

9th Annual Greek Independence Day Run

For the ninth consecutive year, Greek Independence Day will be celebrated with the Greek Independence Day Run around the shores of Oakland's scenic Lake Merritt, organized by the Ascension Historical Committee.

This year's event is in the hands of a new chairman, Mr Dean Gassoumis, with a young team working with him.

Numerous competitions are designed for various levels of ability and interests:

Laurel wreaths and medals are awarded to the winners of each competition. Every competitor receives a commemorative T-shirt and a certificate of participation.

Further description is available in the Ascension Historical Committee web-pages.

Send enquiries through the Ascension Historical Committee's contact page.


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