HeartKids Two Feet & A Heartbeat charity walk is back for another year. The walk will be held on the 17 October across Australia in over 30 locations (COVID-19 restrictions pending, some regional locations will be held on the 10th October).
Each event includes options to walk 4km for the four young lives lost each week or you can do the 8km loop representing the eight children born each day with CHD. Participants are encouraged to walk as a group with prams and strollers at a comfortable pace. While waving their flags that represent their journey.
Registrations/QR check-in commences at 8:30 am with each walk commencing with an acknowledgment to Country at 9:45 am, followed by the opportunity for Heart Angel families and friends to participate and remember their loved ones in a memorial service at the beginning of the walk. The physical locations will be delivered following a COVID safety plan to ensure the safety of all walkers.
In 2021, a virtual offering will continue to be offered as per 2020 for those unable to attend a physical event due to location or possible COVID-19 restrictions. We encourage participants all over Australia to participate in their own communities and support HeartKids from their own homes or at an event.
COVID-19 Update: In the event that any of the venues/event locations are not able to go ahead ALL those already registered for those events will automatically be converted to the VIRTUAL OPTION. This means you can still join in on the day and walk as part of your family unit and within your local government restriction guidelines.
All socks and flags (and merchandise if ordered) will be posted to you prior to the event unless ordered within 2 weeks of the event, then these will be available at the location. Postage for the socks and flags is included in the cost of your ticket, If you order merchandise postage will be an additional cost for these items.
$75 Family tickets are available for groups of 2 adults and either 2 or 3 children.
- Click the 'Register' button to begin registration for this event.
- Select your first ticket and add additional registrants on the next step.
- Click 'Complete Registrations'
- Insert FAMILY4 or FAMILY5 in the promo code box to access the relevant discount.
Each participant will receive a pair of socks and a flag representing their journey.
White – Heart Angel Families
Red – heart kid supporters, friends and family
Blue - heart kids
Two Feet & A Heartbeat Medal
Run Australia Run is supporting HeartKids by offering a medal to purchase ($23.95) to commemorate the Two Feet & A Heartbeat walk on 17 October 2021. $5 for each medal sold will go back to HeartKids.
So register for Two Feet and A Heartbeat at a physical location or opt for the virtual event, receive socks and a flag with your registration, then if you want a medal go to Run Australia Run to register and then be able to purchase the medal.
The medals will be sent out separately after the walk. These will be approximately 20-25 working days, as the medals are ordered the day after the event. This is so they don’t order too many or too less and to keep costs down.
Select a location to begin registration