Walk Details

The 27th annual Walk for Life is a 3.1-mile walk through historic downtown Columbia, beginning outside and ending inside Spirit Communications Park on Saturday, Oct. 14. If you’re walking in this year’s event, you will find all the information you need on this page!


Walk for Life late registration 6:30 a.m.  
Famously Hot Pink Half Marathon start 7:15 a.m.  
Opening remarks 7:40 a.m.  
10K race, 5K race and Walk for Life start 7:45 a.m.  


Shirt sizes are not guaranteed and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. T-shirt sizes can be exchanged the day of the event before 9 a.m. depending on availability. NEW THIS YEAR! Ladies cut V-neck performance shirts will be available for female runners. Youth performance shirts will also be available this year.

Experience the Expo!

Walkers and runners will pick up their shirts at the Expo from 7 a.m. 1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13, at Spirit Communications Park.

For Palmetto Health team members

Palmetto Health Team members can now register to walk or run through online payroll deduction. Your registration fee will be processed and deducted from your paycheck after you register. Click here to get started.

Walk for Life Individual Paper Payroll Deduct Registration Form

Walk for Life Team Registration Form
This registration form is for your Walk for Life team members who want to register by paper. This cannot be used for race registrations.

Multiple Person Waiver
Complete and submit this form if you have used the “register multiple people” option on the website (allowing you to register multiple people in one transaction) and need to submit signed waivers for the individuals you registered.