Heel to Heal

Oct. 6, 2018

Pre Event - a Virtual Race!

The Main Event


Route & Location

Packet pick-up

Schedule of events

Post Events


T-shirt Design

Pre Event

  • New this year ... a Virtual Race! ...
  • Heel 2 Heal Grand Canyon Virtual Challenge.
    A four-week challenge through 69.5 miles of stunning landscapes of the Grand Canyon North Rim to Navajo Point, from Sept. 5 to Oct. 5. Cost is $10! Optional BLING packages available for more notifications, postcards, and finish certificate.

    What is a virtual race? This is an opportunity for friends and family to remotely participate in a warmup for our event! You can run, walk, swim, yoga, meditate, and enter your miles daily. You will see your location on the route as you post, see your ranking and a picture of that specific spot! All while supporting the Heel to Heal race from your part of the world!

    Click Here for details or to register for the Virtual Race.

The Main Event

  • Back this year ... the 5k Run & 5k Walk!
  • Awards for winners of 5k Run & 5k Walk
  • Opportunity to walk with your dog
  • Long sleeve shirt with registration until Sept. 22
  • Water Stations
  • Healthy Snacks


To register by mail, please download and print this form.

To register online, click here.

Packet Pickup

  • Friday Oct.5, 11 am 5 pm
    Queen City Running,
    8777 Cincinnati-Dayton Road,
    West Chester, OH 45069
  • Race day at registration table 8:30 - 9:15 am

Route & Location

Voice of America Park, 7850 VOA Park Drive, West Chester, OH 45069

  • Scenic 5K route goes around the park lake, down Butler Warren, and back.
Click here for a Map of the park.

Schedule of events:

(Subject to change)
  • 8:30-9:15 am: Registration and Check In
  • Free Healing Touch Session
  • Free Healing Touch for Animals (for participant dogs)
  • 9:30 am: 5K Run/Walk Starts
  • 10:30 am: Run/Walk Ends
  • Results & Awards
Photo by J&S Photography


  • Medals and gift certificates for Overall Male & Female 1st, 2nd, 3rd place winners
  • Medals for Age Group Winners, Male & Female, 5K/10K Run and 5k Walk, 1st Place: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
  • Race dog tag for all pre-registered dogs!

2018 Long Sleeve Shirt Design

Check out the logo for our 2018 long sleeve shirt!

Heel to Heal 2018 shirt

Post Events

  • Free 15-minute Healing Touch Session
  • Free Healing Touch for Animals (participant dogs)
  • Stretch Yoga/trigger point therapy
  • Raffle Holistic gifts

For additional information, you can contact:

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A 501(c) 3 non-profit organization

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