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Hallmark Health and the Melrose Running Club present

Stride for Healthy Communities 2018
5K Walk and Run

2018 date to be announced!
Lake Quannapowitt, Wakefield, MA


Special Thanks to: Marathon Sports for hosting packet pick up, Rebirth Transformation Center for Stride day warm up exercises, Hint Drinks and Whole Foods Market Melrose for post race refreshments.

Proceeds to benefit Hallmark Health family health services such as CPR training for high school students, weight management programs, diabetes education and other initiatives to keep our communities healthy.   


Sponsored By:

Hallmark Health Medical Staff

Jennifer S. Wu, MD

Hallmark Health Imaging Associates


People's United Bank

Whole Foods Market

Armstrong Ambulance

Cataldo Ambulance

Action Ambulance

 Eastern Bank 

 Melrose Bank 

New England Coffee

Promotional Solutions

 The Savings Bank

    Tufts Health Plan

 Brightview Senior Living

  Salem Five Bank

   JRM Hauling & Recycling


Rebirth Body Transformation Center

Marathon Sports

Thank you to our community partner: Melrose Running Club. 


Couch-to-5K Beginners Running Program

Join the Couch-to-5K Beginners Running Program sponsored by Hallmark Health. This fun, encouraging group will help you train to complete the Stride for Healthy Communities 5K Run and Walk. No experience is needed! All fitness levels are welcome to join. In the last two years, the experienced, volunteer coaches from Hallmark Health have successfully trained dozens of employees and friends to cross the finish line at their first 5K! Join the group today!

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 The 2016 Couch-to-5K group was all smiles as they prepared to run the Stride for Healthy Communities 5K.