Walter N. Levy Challenge: Presented by The Semper Fidelis Society

Walter N. Levy Challenge: Presented by The Semper Fidelis Society The Levy Challenge is an endurance race held at Norwich University in honor of USMC 2ndLt Levy who wa Who was Walter N. Levy?
2nd Lt. Walter N. Levy Challenge?

Levy served as a Marine Corps Infantry Officer and was killed in action on September 18th, 1965 in Quang Nam Province, South Vietnam. 2nd Lt. Levy was a Norwich University Alum and graduated in the class of 1963. When is the Walter N. The annual event is in his honor and will be held at Norwich University in Northfield, Vermont on September 26th, 2021. What is the Levy Challenge? Levy Challenge is

a 6.7-mile endurance race that will challenge you both mentally and physically with events such as litter carries, water obstacles, sandbag runs, paintball accuracy, and calisthenics.Participants have the option of running the race in a 4-person team or individually. Where do the proceeds go?
100% of the proceeds from the Levy Challenge will go to non-profit causes and organizations. The NU Semper Fidelis Society is a proud donor of Semper Fi & America’s Fund, who provide resources and support for wounded veterans. The NU Semper Fidelis Society has been able to raise thousands of dollars for Semper Fi & America’s Fund through the Levy Challenge in years past.

ATTENTION ALL! The Walter N Levy Challenge is back for its 11th year! The race will be held on September 25th, 2022. The...
08/26/2022

ATTENTION ALL! The Walter N Levy Challenge is back for its 11th year! The race will be held on September 25th, 2022. The race consists of a 6.5-mile endurance/obstacle course that requires racers to carry various weights, traverse wet/dry obstacles, do calisthenic exercises, and much more.

The race is a fundraiser for the Semper Fi & Americas fund, which cares for our nation's critically wounded, ill, and injured service members, veterans, and military families. This year's event will also be raising money for The Wingman Foundation, which supports the families of fallen air warriors, deck crews, and maintenance personnel of the Naval Aviation Community.

It is named in honor of 2ndLt. Walter N. Levy, a Norwich Alum and Marine Infantry Officer who was KIA on 09/18/1965 in Quang Nam Province, Vietnam while trying to save a wounded comrade. In addition, for this year and future races, will also be in honor of Captain Nick Losapio. Captain Losapio is a Norwich alum and previous President of the Semper Fidelis Society, he was tragically killed in an Osprey crash this past June.

Participants can choose to run as individuals or in a team of four, and awards will be given out to the fastest individual racer and the fastest team. More details will be provided in the weeks to come. You can sign up for the Levy Challenge on Active.com at the following link: https://www.active.com/northfield-vt/running/races/walter-n-levy-memorial-challenge-2022

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