The overall goal of the Hiphop5k is to create a surge of positive energy and forward thinking in the residents of southeastern San Diego. We accomplish this by demonstrating the wonders of physical activity, creativity and imagination with a combination of ART, FITNESS, CULTURE and COMMUNITY. Through this event we will help rejuvenate the spirit of our people.
Along the course, we have tons of amazing art to motivate your run and raise your spirit. We use original art pieces that depict visions of a better and brighter future. Positive words and phrases posted throughout the course. By decorating the area with large paintings and other artful expressions of positive depictions of optimism, empowerment and development, the runner or walker will have the experience of traveling through an interactive art gallery.
Our goal is for 2,000 people to engage in our next 5k.
We encourage the youngest and the oldest of people to participate. This is a direct call from the voice of Hiphop culture. The time is now for us to step up and help lead the way into a better way of living, as a lifestyle, for the world. We contest that we all can combat the numerous preventable illnesses that plague many Americans today: diabetes, heart problems, high blood pressure and obesity.
We want the whole community to be involved! Come out and invest in the health of your own self, your family, friends and neighbors!
BE THE MATCH:
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HEARTBEAT MUSIC & PERFORMING ARTS ACADEMY:
The Heartbeat Music & Performing Arts Academy provides programs for underserved San Diego youth. They encourage youth to embrace their talent and creativity.
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