More About Helping Hands Hero 5K Run/Walk

SATURDAY, AUGUST 27, 2022 AT 7:30 AM
Helping Hands Hero 5K Run/Walk
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Event by Cleveland Clinic Children's
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo


Join us on August 27, 2022 (in person or virtually) for our annual Helping Hands Hero 5K Run/Walk!
The profits from the race help provide current pediatric inpatients and outpatients with needed equipment that insurance does not cover, such as safe standard car seats, electrical lines for ventilators, helmets, and various adaptive equipment.

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
3900 Wildlife Way
Cleveland, OH US 44109

Join us on August 27, 2022 (in person or virtually) as we raise funds for The Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital for Rehabilitation Helping Hands Initiative to provide necessary equipment that is not covered by insurance, such as but not limited to: safe standard car seats, electrical lines for ventilators, helmets and various adaptive equipment,


7:30 a.m. - Race Day Registration and Packet Pick Up

8:00 am - Hero 50 yard dash for kids

8:30 a.m.- Sidekick 5k Run/Walk

9:00 a.m. - 1 Mile Walk



Race fees allow for admission to the Zoo and Rainforest all day!

Hero 50 yard Dash/Roll - 2-10 yrs, 2-18 yrs with assistive devices - $12

5k Run/Walk - $30 before Sunday, August 14 and $35 Monday, August 15 through Saturday, August 27

Family - $75 - includes 2 adults and 2 children

Children under the age of 2 are free

Spectator admission $8 or free with a zoo membership

All mailed pre-registered entries must be received by Wednesday, August 25.

Please make checks payable to: Hermes Sports & Events

Mail entries to:
Hermes Sports & Events
2425 W. 11th Street
Suite 2
Cleveland, OH 44113

AWARDS (5K Only)

Top 3 male and 3 female overall as well as the top three male and female in the following age categories:

15 & Under, 16-22, 23-30, 31-39, 40-49, 50 & Over

Top CCCHR employee

Best Costume - 1 child and 1 adult


For more information, contact Hermes Sports & Events at 216-623-9933.

Date & Time

August 27, 2022


Cleveland Zoo
3900 Wildlife Way
Cleveland, OH

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