The Honda Classic 5K is a recreational run around the cart paths of the back nine of The Champion course at PGA National Resort & Spa. The run takes place on January 19th at 7:30 a.m. So if you haven’t been preparing, you better start now!
Proceeds from the event will be donated to the Place of Hope charity which provides family-style foster care and other services for children and families who have been traumatized by abuse and neglect, will team with The Honda Classic and Honda Classic Cares on the race which has become one of the favorite recreational running events of the year in Palm Beach County.
Runners in the Honda Classic 5K tour the grounds that will host the best golfers in the world February 25-March 3, 2019 in the namesake PGA TOUR event. The race course includes the famed Bear Trap, holes 15-17 which is one of the most difficult three-hole stretches on the PGA TOUR.
The Honda Classic 5K is a continuation of the tournament's efforts to stage a year-round series of diversified events which positively impact the Palm Beach County, Treasure Coast and South Florida communities.
Place Of Hope
Place of Hope is celebrating its 17th anniversary in 2018. With campuses in Palm Beach Gardens, West Palm Beach, Hobe Sound, Port St. Lucie and Boca Raton, Place of Hope is a faith-based, state-licensed children’s organization that provides family-style foster care (emergency and long-term); family outreach and intervention; maternity care; safety for domestic minor sexually trafficked victims; transitional housing and support services for aged out or otherwise homeless youth; adoption and foster care recruitment and support; hope and healing opportunities for children and families who are victims of abuse and neglect. Proceeds from the Honda Classic 5K will go towards Place for Hope's fight against human trafficking.