Annual Iron Ruck raises awareness of veteran suicide

SPC Liyah Stewart sings the National Anthem.2020 Iron Ruck leaves from Jordan Hare Stadium on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020 in Auburn, Ala. Todd Van Emst/AU Athletics

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Photos by Todd Van Emst/AU Athletics

Student veterans from the University of Alabama and Auburn University walk 151 miles in 3 days from Jordan-Hare Stadium to Bryant-Denny Stadium during operation Iron Ruck.

Auburn Director of Athletics Allen Greene thanks the veterans for their service and the mission of the ruck.

The purpose of the Iron Ruck is to raise the awareness of veteran suicide.

Rucking to the site of the Iron Bowl is a yearly event.

2020 Iron Ruck leaves from Jordan Hare Stadium on Nov. 25.


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