Purpose:

The Hero Half Marathon and 1 Mile is a fundraising race and community event hosted by The Spark Foundation  in partnership with Fayetteville Firefighters’ IAFF – Local 2866. Race proceeds benefit organizations that meet important community needs, increase fitness opportunities for the community, and make Fayetteville and Arkansas a great place to live, work, and play.  The race is held every year in conjunction with Fire Safety Week!

Race Day 2016: Sunday, October 9th

Sign Up Here!

Registration cutoff Friday, October 7th 11:59pm CST
(registration for 1-mile open until race day)
Sign up by Friday, September 23rd 11:59 pm CST to guarantee a race t-shirt


A Special Thank You to last year’s Sponsors: