The City of Heath Special Events Board brings you the ever-popular Heart of Heath 5K Walk/Run. The race course will incorporate the City's existing trail system, terminating in Towne Center Park. An award ceremony, prize drawings,and refreshments will be served following the race. All proceeds from the race will benefit the continuation of construction on the Heath Trail System throughout the city.
Featuring Heart of Heath 5k, Family Run & Fun Fitness Activities for All!
Congratulations to all of the Heart of Heath participants. We were blessed with great weather and no one got hurt. The award winners and results are posted. The awards may be picked up at The Rockwall Running Center (539 East Interstate 30, Rockwall Tx 75087). There are plaques for the overall male and female, overall masters (over 40) male and female, and medals for the top three in each age group.
The City of Heath’s traditional Easter Saturday celebration on April 4 expands this year to include not only the Heart of Heath 5k, but a new Family Run and fun fitness activities for all ages. The race course will incorporate the City's existing trail system, terminating in Towne Center Park. An award ceremony, prize drawings, and refreshments will follow the race.
All proceeds from the race will benefit the Heath’s Parks and Trail system.
Online registration fees increase for Adults after March 19th (so register early).
Friday, April 3
1 – 5 p.m. - Packet pickup/registration at Rockwall Running Center
Saturday, April 4
7:30 A.M. - Packet pickup/onsite registration
8:00 A.M. - Runner's Warm Up
8:15 A.M. - Family Run
8:30 A.M. - 5k Run
9:15 A.M - Taekwondo Class Demo
9:30 A.M. - 5K Runner Awards/Prize Drawings
10:00 A.M. - Piyo Class Demo
10:15 A.M. - Zumba Class Demo
10:30 A.M. - Yoga Class Demo
8 A.M.-11 A.M. Fun Activities including…
- Giant-size games like chess, checkers, Jenga and Connect 4
- A cool Easter kid’s craft in the Artstream Mobile Studio
- Little Kickers Soccer obstacle course
- Rush Creek Yacht Club young sailors demo and skills clinic
- Croquet and bocce ball
- Healthy refreshments
Awards:Overall Male and Female and Overall Masters (40 and up) Male and Female
Three deep in each category
11 and under Male and Female
12-14 Male and Female
15-19 Male and Female
20-24 Male and Female
25-29 Male and Female
30-34 Male and Female
35-39 Male and Female
40-44 Male and Female
45-49 Male and Female
50-54 Male and Female
55-59 Male and Female
60-64 Male and Female
65 to 69 Male and Female
70 plus Male and Female
The race starts in front at Heath City Hall with new course in 2015. Parking at Heath City Hall or Amy Parks-Heath Elementary.