Heart & Sole Run/Walk

2018 Date TBD

Presenting Sponsor


The 15th annual Heart & Sole Run / Walk was hosted on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 at Como Lake in Saint Paul, MN. The Heart & Sole was a tie dye themed morning of fitness and fun for the whole family presented by Boston Scientific and emceed by Sven Sundgaard of KARE 11. The groovy fun morning included an inflatable bounce house for the kids and a tie dye station for all ages. A remarkable $35,000 was raised at the 2017 run /walk to support Camp Odayin’s programs for children with heart disease.



9:00 to 9:30 AM – Participant check in. Inflatable bounce house (new this year!), kids corner hosted by New Horizon Academy, tie dye station and photo booth.

9:30 AM – Program emceed by Sven Sundgaard with camper stories, camp songs, warm-ups. This is where the big fun starts!

10:00 AM – The race begins. Runners complete a 5K and walkers complete a 2.5K.

After the race, join fellow participants for snacks in the Como Dockside Pavilion. All participants are automatically entered into a fabulous raffle. Prizes will be awarded to first place adult (age 13+) male and female runners and first place youth (ages 6-12) male and female runners.


Como Dockside Pavilion
1360 Lexington Parkway North
St. Paul, MN 55103


Follow the posted signs to the event. Free parking can be found at Como Dockside Pavilion and Como Zoo parking lots.


Heart & Sole Presenting Sponsor – $10,000
Boston Scientific

Director Level Sponsors – $1,500

New Horizon Academy

Parents for Heart of Minnesota

Counselor Level Sponsors – $1,000


Medtronic Foundation

University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital

Camper Level Sponsors – $500

Children’s Minnesota

Emily and Carey Otto


Contact us with any questions about 2018 sponsorship and raffle donation opportunities.