Save the Date! The 16th Annual Race for Jordan 5K Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at the Cordell Hull Dam in Carthage, Tennessee.

Jordan Cage Hackett, son of Stephen and Karen Hackett, was born June 7, 2002, with a heart defect known as Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. He passed away on October 14, 2002, following his second open-heart surgery.

Runners, walkers, and strollers welcome!

Water stations will be provided. Please be aware that the course has a few dips and rises. 

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals will be given in each category (male & female) & in the stroller/wheelchair division. 

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place plaques will be given to overall male and female winners.

Kids (10 & under) 1 Mile Fun Run following the 5K Race. Everyone will receive a prize!

Teams of 10 or more will be recognized during awards. A trophy will be given to the team with the most participation!

An entry fee of  $20.00 for short sleeve or $30.00 for long sleeve shirts will be collected from each participant. T-shirts are available in sizes S -XXL. Toddler shirts are $10 and available in  sizes 2T – 4T. 

Shirts will be reserved for those who register by April 27.

Registration the day of the event begins at 6:30 a.m. RAIN OR SHINE. 

Follow this link to visit the foundation page and download the registration form:

To preregister and reserve your shirt, please mail registration form and payments to:

The Jordan Hackett Foundation

P.O. Box 45

Carthage, TN. 37030

Please make checks payable to The Jordan Hackett Foundation. 

There is plenty of time to set a goal and train to run or walk! Come out and support this wonderful cause. 

The Jordan Hackett Foundation 2018 in Review: 

  • $22,000 to the Ronald McDonald House
  • $22,000 to Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital 
  • $2,000 in local scholarships
  • Donation to Smith County Family Resource Office 
  • Monetary donations given to families with children enduring lengthy hospital stays

Thank you for supporting the Jordan Hackett Foundation by registering for the 16th Annual Race for Jordan!