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  • Hearts and Health Run / Walk Presented by the Center for Better Health and Nutrition

    Celebrate Sweetest Day the healthful way by participating in the 4th Annual Hearts and Health Run / Walk to Fight Childhood Obesity in Cincinnati on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Otto Armleder Park. The day will include a 4 Mile Run/Walk beginning at 9am followed by a FREE 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk at 10am. This family-friendly event will also include discounted couples race division, raffle drawings for kids, prizes for best dressed couples and a photo booth to capture the sweetest moments. Presented by the Center for Better Health and Nutrition at Cincinnati Children’s, all proceeds from this fun-filled event will support HealthWorks! Camps Out, a week-long overnight summer camp for overweight and obese children.

    Join us for a day full day of healthful entertainment including a family wellness event.

    Participate

    • 4 Mile Run
    • FREE 1 Mile Family Fun Walk/Run

    **Walkers and strollers are welcome at any event**

    Location

    Start Times

    • 4 Mile begins at 9AM
    • Free 1 Mile Family Fun Walk/Run begins at 10AM
    • Raffle Drawings will take place immediately following the Family Fun Run

    Registration Fees

    • Individual Registration: $32 (includes online registration fee and t-shirt)
      • $35 day of the event
    • Couples Registration: $54 (includes registration fee and t-shirt)
      • $60 day of the event
      • Couples MUST register at the same time in order to receive the discount

    Family Fun Run
    FREE!

    HealthWorks! Patients
    FREE!

    Register

    Registration will be open soon - please check back!

    Contact Information

    Chris Kist, Exercise Program Supervisor
    Center for Better Health and Nutrition
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

    Phone: 513-636-0279
    Email: Christopher.Kist@cchmc.org

  • Proper warm-up, strength-training, and stretching techniques before and after a run are important and can help to prevent injury. Here are a few tips from the Division of Sports Medicine at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.

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  • Register now to join us for this exciting new event to help fight childhood obesity!

    Registration for the 2015 Hearts and Health Walk/Run is now open!


    Registration Fees:

    • Individual Registration: $32 (includes online registration fee and t-shirt)
      • $35 day of the event
    • Couples Registration: $54 (includes registration fee and t-shirt)
      • $60 day of the event
      • Couples MUST register at the same time in order to receive the discount
  • Race Comments

    “I'm glad I could be there! I hope the rest of the day went well. I know that each year you'll get more and more support as the word spreads!” 
    - Alison Delgado (Winner of the Flying Pig Marathon)

    "I had a great time and am looking forward to next year’s event!” 
    - Jennifer Sprague

    "You put on a great race!” 
    - Vincent O’Sullivan (member 1984 US Olympic Team)

    “This was my first 5K walk ever and it was magical"
    - Claudia Reilly