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Team Vanderbilt t-shrtTeam Vanderbilt was created to combine all Vanderbilt-sponsored walks, runs and rides in one place to make participation easier. This site enables us to promote participation for each event equally and not overwhelm employees with multiple requests.

Events are listed and organized by date.
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2015 Nashville Tour de Cure Ride

Tour de Cure
Date: Saturday May 30, 2015
Location: Healthways World Headquarters, 701 Cool Springs Blvd.,Franklin, TN 37067
Registration Fee: $25.00
Fundraising Minimum: $200
Route Distances: 10M, 30M, 62M, 100M
Check-in Times:

To Register and ride with the Vanderbilt Team:

Tour de Cure is a day of fun and excitement where riders of all levels join forces in the fight to Stop Diabetes® and raise critical funds for diabetes research, education and advocacy in support of the American Diabetes Association.

PurpleStride 5K run and family-friendly walk to raise awareness of pancreatic cancer

Date: Saturday May 30, 2015
Location: Public Square Park, Downtown Nashviile in front of City Hall
Registration: 6:30 a.m.
Opening Ceremonies: 7:30 a.m.
Run/Walk Begins: 8 a.m.

PurpleStride Nashville is a family-friendly event that raises awareness and support for the fight against pancreatic cancer. The 5K run and family walk will take participants on a journey filled with hope and inspiration through Public Square Park. With children’s activities, entertainment, refreshments and more, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Walk For Wishes 2015, benefitting Make-A-Wish Middle Tennessee

Walk For Wishes is a nationwide fundraiser celebrating the thousands of wishes already granted, while raising funds for future wishes. Your support as a walker, team leader or sponsors will help our Middle Tennessee chapter grant 142 wishes this year and provide a moment for a child to dream, laugh, play and be free of a routine of doctors, hospitals and treatment.

Date: Saturday, June 20, 2015
Location: Judge Fulton Greer Park, 1120 Hillsboro Rd., Franklin, TN 37064

Distance: Family-friendly two-mile walk
Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Opening Ceremony: 9:30 a.m.
Walk Begins: 10 a.m.

There is no registration fee. We ask walkers to register online at Participants raising more than $100 will receive a Walk For Wishes t-shirt.

Tomato Fest Kids Fun Run (Ages 12 and under)

Date: Saturday, August 8, 2015
Location: Margaret Maddox Family YMCA - East Nashville
Kids Fun Run starts at 7 a.m.
Registration Fee: $10 per child
For more information on the Kids Fun Run and to register:

BEAT - Nolensville Kids Triathlon

Date: Sunday, August 16, 2015
Location: Williamson County Recreation Complex at Nolensville
Registration Start: 7 a.m.

Ages 5 to 7: 50 yard swim, 2 mile bike, 0.6 mile run
Ages 8 to 11: 100 yard swim, 3 mile bike, 0.6 mile run
Ages 12 to 15: 150 yard swim, 5 mile bike, 1.5 mile run


2015 American Heart Association Heart Walk

Date: Saturday October 3, 2015
Location: Vanderbilt University Sport Field at the Corner of Natchez Trace and Blakemore Avenue
Registration: 8 a.m.
Run/Walk Begins: 10 a.m.
Team Vanderbilt Registration:

Walks listed are sponsored by Vanderbilt University Medical Center and such organizations are approved charities.  All solicitation activities must follow solicitation policy HR-039.