MY HERO 5K and 1 mile fun run

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Apr 16, 2016


Double Springs, AL


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$20 $20 Closed

Walking-1 Mile - Individual Age group/open

$10 $10 Closed

About This Activity

The course starts and finishes at the Old Gateway Parking lot. It is a fairly flat course with a slight incline midway through the race.

This is the 4th Annual MY HERO 5K and the turnout has been great! Proceeds go to local high school Seniors throught the Martin Young Memorial Scholarship.

Event details and schedule

Check-In and late registration will begin at 7:00 AM. Late registration will be $30.00. Race will begin at 8:00 and the 1 mile Fun Run/Walk will begin at 9:00 AM.

*Runners must check in on race day between 7:00-7:45 AM

Trophies go to 1st place overall Male and Female winners. Medals go to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in all age divisions. Male and Female overall

winners will not be eligible for age group awards. T-shirts and goody bags guaranteed to the first 200 runners. There will be drawings for door prizes for participants only.


  • Race Registration: 7:00- 7:45 AM

  • 5K Start:                           8:00 AM

  • Fun Run/Walk:              9:00 AM

  • Awards Ceremony:       9:30 AM

Early Packet Pick-up at Gateway Parking Lot from 5-7 p.m. on April 15th. 

Directions to the 5K:

From I-65 in Cullman: Take Exit 308 to Hwy 278 West, travel 44 miles to the intersection of Hwy 278 and 195.                                                                      

Find us on Facebook at:            M.Y. Hero 5K/1mile fun run walk                                                   

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