Freedom Run/Walk from Epilepsy

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The Epilepsy Foundation leads the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy in Hawaii. Register for the 5K/10K run or 1 mile walk and show your support for the 1 in 26 individuals who will develop epilepsy in their lifetime.


The 2017 Freedom 5K and 10K Run and 1 Mile Walk for Epilepsy was held on, Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at Kailua High School.

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WHERE: Kailua High School : 451 Ulumanu Dr., Kailua, HI 96734

WHEN: July 4, 2017 (Tuesday)

                    6:00am – Onsite registration and packet pick up begins

                    7:00am – Run and Walk begins (5K and 10K Run professionally timed by Timeline Hawaii)

                    Awards immediately following


                    July 1, 2017 – 10:00am to 2:00pm

                    Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii Office

                    1050 Ala Moana Ave. Suite 2550  Honolulu, HI                                                                                                       96814

Phone: 808-528-3058       Email:       @epilepsyhawaii

Last year, we had close to 550 participants and 75 volunteers rally together to increase epilepsy awareness and raise money to continue our fight for seizure freedom.

Photos of Freedom Run/Walk 2017

Freedom Run/Walk 2016 Race Start and Top Finishers Video

How to Register for the Freedom Run/Walk

  • Option 1. Register online through
  • Option 2. Freedom Run Application. Print the online application and mail it to EFH (1050 Ala Moana Blvd. Suite 2550 Honolulu, HI 96814) with a check made payable to Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii. Mail in entries must be received by June 29th.
  • Option 3. Call EFH 808-528-3058 and register over the phone with a Credit Card. We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover.
  • Option 4. You can also register at our packet pick-up on Saturday, July 1st from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM at our office or on-site at Kailua High School starting at 6:00 AM the morning of the race on July 4th.

Please note there is no guarantee of a t-shirt for entries received after June 15th.


  • Individual Early Registration $30.00 – 5k Run, 10k Run, & 1 mile Walk
  • Individual Late Registration (after June 8) $35.00 – 5k Run, 10k Run, & 1 mile Walk
  • Family Early Registration (up to 5 family members) $90.00 – 5k Run, 10k Run, & 1 mile Walk
  • Family Late Registration (up to 5 family members after June 8) $100.00 – 5k Run, 10k Run, & 1 mile Walk


****Congratulations to TEAM HANNAH for raising over $9,000.00 during the Freedom Run/Walk Fundraiser!****

Team HANNAH won a $500 gift card to Kahala Mall for being the top fundraising team!

Team HANNAH won a $500 gift card to Kahala Mall for being the top fundraising team!

  • We are challenging participants to create an online fundraising profile to help us raise epilepsy awareness and funds for Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii.                                                                                                           Click here to create your own fundraising page!
  • Raise $300.00 and receive a free Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii customized Hydroflask!
  • There will also be a drawing for all fundraisers who raise over $1000.00 for a large prize!                             Start your fundraising page today! 

    Receive a FREE hydroflask for fundraising $300.00!

    Receive a FREE hydroflask for fundraising $300.00!

Routes – 5k Run, 10k Run, & 1 mile Walk 

Click here for a map of the course!

This event is wheelchair, stroller and pet friendly!

Packet Pick-Up

  • Race bibs and t-shirts can be picked up at our office from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM on July 1, 2017. Sorry, we are unable to make accommodations for earlier packet pick-up.
  • Onsite packet pick-up will begin at 6:00 AM on July 4, 2017 at Kailua High School.

Race Day!

The event will begin at the Kailua High School gym. There is plenty of free parking on site. Onsite registration and packet pick-up will begin at 6am. The walk, 5K and 10K run will begin at 7am. See you on the 4th!

Awards Ceremony & Race Results

Awards will be given out after the completion of the event beginning around 8:00 AM. There will be a medals ceremony for top 3 female and male winners in each age category for the 5k and 10k as well as an overall award for the top female and male 5k and 10k winner. The Age Groups are: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-41, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, & 80 and over.

Prizes will be given out to Most Purple Participant (Purple is the color of epilepsy awareness), Most Purple Pet, and Most Patriotic.

There will also be awards presented to the top fundraisers and a drawing for a large prize for fundraisers who raise over $1,000.00.

Race results will be posted here after the event and on


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View more pictures from the race on our Facebook page.