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The Heel to Heal Superhero 5k

April 22, 2017
9:30 am
Lullwater Park Preserve on Emory's Campus

Join us for the 16th annual Heel to Heal 5k hosted by the Emory University Physician Assistant program taking place on 4/22. Heel to Heal is raising money to purchase medications and supplies that the PA students will use to provide free healthcare to those in need. The 5k is Superhero-themed because everyone who takes part in Heel to Heal, is a hero in someone’s life. So why not take a few hours on April 22nd to enjoy some time outside in the fresh air with a bunch of great people, all while supporting a great cause? This year is going to be the best one yet! You can expect: FREE CHAIR MASSAGES provided by Massage Heights FREE SPINAL ADJUSTMENTS provided by The Joint Chiropractic FREE SNACKS AND FRUIT provided by Kroger FREE BAGELS AND CREAM CHEESE provided by Panera LIVE MUSIC A RAFFLE with TONS of amazing prizes FREE CAPES for the first 30 people at the event (and more for purchase) A GIANT JENGA and other super fun outdoor games Big Peach and Mountain High Outfitters will be VENDORS at the event A PRIZE for the best costume A PRIZE for the best pet costume KING OF POPS popsicles for sale And much more….. Registration includes entrance into the race and the post-race party, a race T-shirt, a raffle ticket, and a goodie bag with awesome surprises! All that for only $30!!?? I know, it’s crazy. Kids under 10 race for FREE. Registration goes up to $35 if you register the day-of the race…. So reserve your spot now! The 5k takes place among the enchanting trees of Lullwater Park Preserve on Emory University’s campus. The Start/Finish line, and the post-race party are on the SAAC field on Clairmont campus, 1946 Starvine Way Decatur, GA 30033. Parking is FREE at the Starvine Deck. Schedule on 4/22: 8:30-9:30 Check in 9:30-10:00 Energizer Warm Up 10:00 Ready, Set, Go! 11:00-11:30 Live Music 11:30 Awards and Prizes Announcement Added Bonus: 1:00-3:00 Watch people race boats made entirely of cardboard and duct tape in the SAAC pool. If you would like to make and race a boat, email Can’t be there for race day? That’s okay, you can still be a hero be donating, or by just helping us by spreading the word! Register, donate and find out more by going to: If you have questions, please do not hesitate to email We can’t wait to see you there!

Price: $30
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