KANSAS CITY, MO (May 21, 2012) – As part of an on-going effort to honor active and retired members of the United States Armed Forces, the Kansas City Royals have launched www.royals.com/military. This page, an extension of the Royals official website, offers content dedicated to the club’s extensive military outreach efforts.
Visitors to the page can read and view military-specific content, including videos and photo galleries. The page also outlines special offers exclusively for military members, such as the club’s Uniformed Heroes ticket discount program courtesy of the National World War I Museum and information on military group outings and color guard pregame ceremonies. The site also highlights additional military outreach efforts including Armed Forces Day presented by Budweiser and the National WWI Museum, the Royals Troopers program presented by John Deere, and Royals Charities support of military programs.
Fans can visit www.royals.com/military to learn more about the new Walk-Off A Hero in-game military tribute in which the Royals and Budweiser salute a member of the military at each weekend home game throughout the season.
Military members visiting the site will also find a special discount code to sign up for the All-Star Charity 5K & Fun Run presented by Nike set for Sunday, July 8 in downtown Kansas City. Please note that the discount code is valid until June 1.