Hero Half Marathon

HHM Runner: Katie Helms

15 Aug 2016 Posted by admin in HHM Runner Stories

The first female Hero Half Marathon winner Katie Helms is just as funny as she is athletic! Read her interview below. This is Katie at the 50K in White Rock a couple years ago.When did you start running and how did you get into it?I played sports in…

Fayetteville Public Education Foundation

14 Aug 2016 Posted by admin in Beneficiaries

Last Sunday, we announced a series of posts about the wonderful beneficiaries of the Hero Half Marathon!  (Click here to read the original article, Why the Hero Half Marathon?)The first non-profit we’re spotlighting is the Fayetteville Public Education Foundation, www.fayedfoundation.org.The mission of the Fayetteville Public Education Foundation…

Why the Hero Half Marathon?

07 Aug 2016 Posted by admin in Uncategorized

Why should you run the Hero Half Marathon when there are so many races to choose from?  Our race gives back.The Hero Half Marathon started as a 9/11 memorial event to commemorate the sacrifices made then and now by firefighters, law enforcement, and first responders….

Firefighter Challenge

11 Jul 2016 Posted by admin in HHM Runner Stories

Every year, the Hero Half Marathon coincides with Fire Safety Awareness Week and includes a 9/11 Memorial to commemorate the sacrifices made then and now by firefighters, law enforcement, and first responders.The heroes of our country are why we do what we do.It’s no surprise then…

Half Marathon Training Program

27 Jun 2016 Posted by admin in Running Tips

Train to run the best half marathon in Northwest Arkansas! The Hero Half Marathon is coming to town Sunday, October 9th — and we’d love to see you there. The half marathon is the fastest growing race distance in running, and we’ve designed the Hero Half…

Wilson Pool Dive-In Movies

10 Jun 2016 Posted by admin in Beneficiaries

Ever wonder where your race fee money goes?!  At the Hero Half Marathon, all race proceeds support multiple non-profits in the Northwest Arkansas area.  It’s no secret- we love the Northwest Arkansas community and want to help support it anyway we can.  (After all, Fayetteville…