Register for the 2018 Achilles Nashville Hope and Possibility® 5 Miler and 1 Miler

The Hope and Possibility® is the signature race of Achilles International, an international 501(c)3 that brings together able-bodied runners with athletes with disabilities, welcoming all to the wonderful world of athletics.

Schedule of Events
  • 6:00 AM – Race Village Opens
  • 6:00 AM – 7:15 AM Last-Minute Race Registration & Packet Pick-Up*
  • 7:30 AM – Tribute to Nashville's First Responders, Fire Fighters, Metro Police Department, and Emergency Medical Personnel, followed by the National Anthem
  • 8:00 AM – 5-Miler (Hand-cycle, Racing Chair) START
  • 8:05 AM – 5-Miler (Pushrim Wheelchair) START
  • 8:10 AM – 5-Miler START
  • 8:15 AM – 1-Miler START
  • 9:30 AM – AWARDS
*There will be a hard stop for on-site registration. We will not be able to accommodate anyone not in line to register by 7:15 AM to allow time to get to the starting line for participants and race volunteers.

Please note: Service animals and strollers are welcome are more than welcome! Pets and headphones are discouraged for the safety of all participants.

Race Day Information
Race date: October 20, 2018
Location: Dominican Campus
  4210 Harding Pike
  Nashville, TN 37205
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Can't join us on raceday? Click here to make a donation!

Pre-Race Packet Pickup Schedule:
Wednesday, October 17th: 5pm-8pm
McCabe Park Community Center
101 46th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37209

Friday, October 19th: 2pm-6pm
Fleet Feet Sports Nashville - Green Hills Location
3900 Hillsboro Pike #18, Nashville, TN 37215


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WAIVER:  (must be signed)   ALL PARTICIPANTS IN ROAD RACES CONDUCTED BY GOOD TIMING LLC AND THEIR RELATED EVENTS (“EVENT”) ARE REQUIRED TO, AND HEREBY DO, ASSUME ALL RISK OF PARTICIPATION IN THE EVENT BY SIGNING THIS GENERAL RELEASE AGREEMENT:  The undersigned athlete (“Athlete”) on behalf of himself/herself and on behalf of Athlete’s personal representatives, assigns, heirs, executors, and successors hereby fully and forever release, waives, discharges and covenants not to sue Good Timing LLC, Athletic Annex, its affiliated corporations and charities, the host city, county and state, RRCA, any and all municipal agencies whose property and/or personnel are used or in any way assist, all sponsoring or co-sponsoring companies or individuals related to the Event, together with their officers, directors, shareholders, successors and assigns (collectively, “Releasees”) from all liability to the Athlete and his/her property or resultant death, whether caused by the active or passive negligence of all or any of the Releasees or otherwise, in connection with Athlete’s participation in the Event. Athlete represents and warrants that he/she is in good physical condition and is able to safely participate in the Event.  Athlete is fully aware of the risks and hazards inherent in participating in the Event and hereby elects to voluntarily participate, knowing the risks associated with the Event. Athlete hereby assumes all risks of loss(es), damage(s), or injury(ies) that may be sustained by him/her while participating in the Event.  Athlete agrees to the use of his/her name and photograph in broadcasts, newspapers, brochures, and other media without compensation. Athlete acknowledges that the entry fee paid is non-refundable and non-transferable. Athlete acknowledges and agrees that Good Timing LLC, in its sole discretion, may delay or cancel Event if it believes that the conditions on the race day are unsafe.  In the event the Event is delayed or canceled for any reason, including but not limited to: fire, threatened or actual strike, labor difficulty, work stoppage, insurrection, war, public disaster, flood, unavoidable casualty, acts of God or the elements(including without limitation, rain, hail, hurricane, tornado, earthquake), or any other cause beyond the control of Good Timing LLC, there shall be no refund of the entry fee or any other costs of Athlete in connection with the Event.  Athlete hereby grants to the medical director of the Event and his/her agents, affiliates, and designees, access to all medical records (and physicians) as needed and authorizes medical treatment as needed. Athlete understands that he/she has the right to refuse medical care and advice of Event medical directors and representatives; if Athlete’s medical condition becomes such that Athlete’s mental capacity is questioned, the physician has the right to recommend and initiate treatment of Athlete.  Athlete agrees and understands that Athlete hereby assumes liability for any and all medical expenses incurred as a result of training for and/or participation in the Event, including but not limited to ambulance transport, hospital stays, physician and pharmaceutical goods and services. Athlete warrants that all statements made herein are true and correct and understands that Releasees have relied on them in allowing Athlete to participate in the Event. ATHLETE HAS READ THE FOREGOING AND INTENTIONALLY AND VOLUNTARILY SIGNS

I understand there are NO REFUNDS, transfers or deferrals.

I understand that there are no headphones allowed.