Celebrate the Valley’s

Heart Heroes

To commemorate American Heart Month and promote heart-healthy behavior, South Texas Health System Heart invites you to take part in our Heroes with Heart 5K on Saturday, February 24, 2024.

This year’s run is dedicated to the Valley’s own local heroes who have survived and thrived in their battle with heart disease.

Share your own story and run photos/videos with us at #STHSHeroesWithHeart.

Event Details

Date: Saturday, February 24, 2024 Time: 5K starts at 7:30 AM Location: South Texas Health System Heart 1900 South D Street | McAllen, TX 78503


  • Early registration begins November 27, 2023 and ends January 26, 2024
  • Registration deadline: February 22, 2024, 12 PM (Noon)
  • Registration is limited so register early; online registration only at STHSActive.com


  • Individual – $25 early / $35 late
  • Staff – $20
  • Kids aged 5 to 12 – $10
  • Seniors 55+ – $15

For more information, please call 956-388-2033 or email Kassandra.Rodriguez@uhsrgv.com.

5K early registration fee includes T-shirt, bib and medal. T-shirt not guaranteed with late registration.

Prize Categories: First, second and third place prizes will be awarded in each individual age division.

Age Categories: 15-16, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+ (Men and Women)

Kids: 4 & Under, 5-7, 8-9, 10-12, 13-14

Packet Pick Up

Date: Friday, February 23, 2024 Time: 12 – 6 PM Location: South Texas Health System Heart Clinic Building 1900 South D Street | McAllen, TX 78503

All proceeds will benefit a local charity.

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