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Event Info:
Heart of the City is a 5K run/walk designed to raise funds for, and awareness of, California Hospital Medical Center. It is a pledge-based event, allowing participants to raise additional support from their friends and colleagues. All registered race participants will receive race t-shirts and goodie bag.
This dog-friendly event will begin and end in front of the hospital at 1401 S. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90015.




Convenient parking is available at two locations.

OPTION #1: We have parking just south of the hospital, in the Joe's Auto Parks parking garage, on the corner of Venice & Grand (240 W. Venice Blvd.--enter on Grand) for $7 maximum per car (cash and credit cards accepted). This parking option is located very close to the start line.

OPTION #2: To the northeast of the starting line is the Broadway Garage, bordered by Hill, 12th, Broadway and Pico (150 W. 12th St., LA--enter on Pico). The first 100 cars to enter park for free and anyone after that paying $5/car(cash only). This parking option is about a 10 minute walk to the start line.


Race management by MTZ Productions.
Event Location:
California Hospital Medical Center



Event Schedule:

6:30am -8:00am Registration opens 3/25/2017
8:00 am Race begins on Grand Avenue3/25/2017 8:00 am
8:00 am - 11:00 am: Festival festivities will include awards, doggie costume contest, live music, and a pancake breakfast.3/25/2017 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Fees:
Adult: $40.00
($40 after 3/13/17, $45 day of race) Registration fee includes goodie bag and t-shirt

Early Bird Fee: $35.00
Early Bird Registration Fee

Child: $25.00
Age12 and under

Race Day Child: $25.00
General Registration

Virtual Walk/Run: No Fees
I am unable to walk/run on the event day, however I WOULD LIKE TO CREATE A FUNDRAISING PAGE to support California Hospital Medical Center.

Comp Entry: No Fees


Rewards:

  
Participant Level
Top 30 Individual Fundriasers  
The top 30 individual fundraisers will win some great prizes!
   Rewards: Top 30 Individual Fundraisers - The top 30 individual fundraisers will win some great prizes! For a complete list, visit the prizes page found on the homepage.

Top 2 fundraising teams  
The top 2 fundraising teams will win a great prize!
   Rewards: Top 2 fundraising teams - The top 2 fundraising teams will win a great prize!

  
Team Level
CHMC "MOST RAISED" Hospital Team  
CHMC employees can form a team and complete against other departments in the hospital.
   Rewards: CHMC "MOST RAISED" Hospital Team - The winner receives their name engraved on a placard (and bragging rights) that will remain with their department until the next race.

CHMC "FASTEST" Hospital Team  
CHMC employees can form a team and complete against other departments in the hospital.
   Rewards: CHMC "FASTEST" Hospital Team - The winner receives their name engraved on a placard (and bragging rights) that will remain with their department until the next race.

CHMC "LARGEST" Team  
CHMC employees can form a team and complete against other departments in the Hospital
   Rewards: CHMC "LARGEST" Team - The winner receives their name engraved on a placard (and bragging rights) that will remain with their department until the next race.

THE CORPORATE CUP!  
The winning CORPORATE CUP TEAM receives a trophy.
   

  
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