YMCA Heart of Savannah 5K and 1 Mile Survivor’s Walk


Join the YMCA of Coastal Georgia for the 25th Annual Heart of Savannah 5K, September 20, 2014 at Forsyth Park. Come for the race and stay for a fun family style YMCA party! This year’s event will feature a 5K Run, 1 Mile Survivors walk and a FREE 1/4 mile kid’s run. All of the proceeds from the event will support the Y’s newest program, LIVESTRONG at the Y, a free 12 week program, to help cancer survivors regain their physical and mental strength after treatment through exercise programs specifically for cancer survivors. This year’s event will feature a 1 Mile Survivor’s Walk to celebrate life and hope (Click Here) to read more about LIVESTRONG at the YMCA).


The race will start and finish in the northeast corner of the park on Gaston Street and wind around the park and then down Bull Street through Savannah’s historic squares down to Johnson Square and back up Bull Street to the Park. After the race, a YMCA style party will be held with activities like Zumba in the park, Health Screenings, Inflatables for the kids and so much more! Bring the family; there will be something for everyone!


For more information and to register visit any YMCA of Coastal Georgia location, Fleet Feet Sports Savannah or visit Active.Com . You can also download the registration form here.



5K Race

$30 (until 9/14/14)

$35 (9/15/14-RACE DAY)

1 Mile Survivor’s Walk

$20 (until 9/14/14)

$25 (9/15/14-RACE DAY)

Kid’s Run (¼ Mile)