The 27th annual Perseverance 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run, Benefitting Kids Connection takes place on the flat, fast course through the residential areas of Homewood. The race begins and finishes at Dawson Memorial Baptist Church, which is located approximately 1.5 miles east of I-65 and the same distance west of Red Mountain Expressway/Highway 31. This is a great course for a P.R.! Refreshments are provided at the start and finish of the race. Come join top runners from the Birmingham area for this fun, family friendly race!