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The Hero Hustle 5K is back for 2023!

May 20, 2023

DBK Inc., Debary, FL

The Hero Hustle 5K is a mostly flat course with few moderate hills that journeys through the neigboring community of DBK corporate headquarters in Debary, FL.

The Hero Hustle 5K is back for 2023! Now in its 8th year, this family fun/run event will now benefit specific charities focused on military veterans and their families.

  • 5K Run/Walk + Kidde Dash

  • Custom Finisher Medals + T-shirt

  • Chip-timed

  • Overall Female and Male Awards

  • Overall Master Female and Male Awards

  • Top 3 Age Group Awards

  • Water Slides, Bounce House, Games

  • One Free Alcoholic Beverage

  • Free Snack for Kids

Helping our heroes one mile at a time.

The Hero Hustle 5k 2023 will benefit the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), PTSD Foundation of America, and Mission 22.

DBK is the only general contractor in the nation to be certified a Purple Heart Entity, and they seek to enrich the lives of the men and women who have served our country. This new focus for their 5K event aligns with veteran and active-military organizations DBK continues to support and champion.

In the 7 prior years combined, this race has raised nearly $95,000 for the Kruid Charitable Foundation. Proceeds will be distributed from the Kruid Charitable Foundation to our event beneficiaries listed above.

Race Info & Signup

Timing & Scoring

The 5K run/walk will be professionally managed and chip-timed by Run 4 A Cause. Runners will receive awards in the following categories:

  • Overall Top 3 Finishers
  • Overall Masters Male
  • Overall Masters Female

Top 3 Age Group awards for male & female participants:

  • 9 & under
  • 10-14
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70-74
  • 75-79
  • 80+

Event Schedule

6:30am: Registration/Packet Pick-up

7:30am: 5K Run/Walk

8:20am: Kiddie Dash (9 and under)

8:45am: Awards

9:00am: Party!

Race Info & Signup

Become a Sponsor!

In the past 7 years, the Hero Hustle 5K has raised more than $95,000, thanks largely in part to our business and community sponsors. Join our efforts to support veterans and the military, one mile at a time. Select your sponsorship level today!

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