Run For Your Heart 5K


Heart disease is the leading cause of death in Jamaica.

The Run For Your Heart 5K provides an opportunity for Jamaicans to come together with family and friends to support the fight against heart disease. The 5K will provide a platform to raise awareness whilst allowing everyone the opportunity to learn ways to reduce their risk for heart related illnesses.

Funds raised will support the patient screening initiative of The Heart Foundation of Jamaica.

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DATE


Sunday, February 3, 2019 | Race Start - 7:00am (Warm Up - 6:30am)


LOCATION

Emancipation Park, Corner of Knutsford Boulevard and Oxford Road, Kingston 5


EVENTS

5K Run, 5K Walk, 2K Run, Roun' di Track


ROUTE MAP

5K RUN/WALK XXX 2K RUN
Run For Your Heart 5K Run For Your Heart 2K
Start on Oxford Road outside Emancipation Park, then proceed northerly along Oxford Road, left onto Old Hope Road, left onto Windsor Avenue, left onto Fairway Avenue, left onto Lady Musgrave Avenue, right onto Trafalgar Road, left onto Holborn Road to Chelsea Avenue, then left onto Half Way Tree Road to the finish line on Oxford Road.

Start on Oxford Road outside Emancipation Park, then left onto Knutsford Boulevard, left onto Dominica Drive, left onto Chelsea Avenue, then left onto Half Way Tree Road to the finish line on Oxford Road.



Roun di Track - Walk or jog around the paved track inside the Emancipation Park as many times as you like.



REGISTRATION

Registration is open to all individuals and teams (corporate, schools, clubs, church groups).

Registration closes Saturday, January 26, 2019 or upon achieving the event limit, whichever comes first. THERE IS NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION.

Entry Fee: $1,500 per person. Teams of 50 persons or more - $1,200 per person. Teams of 100 persons of more will receive a complimentary team tent on race day.

Entries are neither refundable nor transferable, and name changes are not allowed.


Online Registration


Individuals and teams can register and pay online using a Visa debit or any credit card.

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Manual Registration

Download and complete the Entry Form. Submit with cash or cheque payment to The Heart Foundation of Jamaica, 28 Beechwood Avenue, Kingston 5.


Your registration will NOT be processed until payment is verified. Please contact us if you have any registration queries.


PACKET PICK-UP

Race packets must be collected before race day from The Heart Foundation of Jamaica, 28 Beechwood Avenue, Kingston on Thursday and Friday, January 31 - February 1 from 11:00am to 5:00pm and on Saturday, February 2 from 9:00am - 12 noon. THERE IS NO NUMBER PICK-UP ON RACE DAY.

Your bib number will be labelled with your name and marked for the event you entered. The bib is to be pinned to the front of your shirt. You must wear the bib number assigned to you. Switching of race events is NOT allowed once race registration is closed. Entrants in the Run event can Run and Walk. However, the Walk race is for Walkers Only.

Each participant is responsible for knowing and complying with all the official rules and regulations. Failure to comply with the rules of the event will subject you to disqualification.