The Hellenic Run, formerly known as the Greek Independence Day Run & Walk, celebrates the Greek culture as a whole with a 10K run, 5K run, and 5K walk. This fun filled morning of Greek music, friends/parea, family, and snacks/mezes has been hosted by the Ascension Historical Society (AHS) of the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Ascension in Oakland, CA, the run is the biggest fundraiser for the AHS.

For more information on the history of our event and the AHS, please click the tab at the top titled "History"

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The Hellenic Run

Lake Merritt - Lakeside Park Bandstand, 666 Bellevue Ave, Oakland

The Hellenic Run - 22nd Annual - 10K Run, 5K Run, and 5K Walk