Holland high School students after the 5k walk back in 2012

Holland High School 5k Walk and Fun Run

Holland High School located on Carib Road, Zion, Martha Brae, Trelawny is announcing their annual 5K Walk & Fun Run. The event will take place on June 13, starting at 6 am.

This is a fund raising event, with proceeds in aid of the school development fund.


What’s in it for you? Apart from the health and wellness benefits of participating in a 5k event, there will be prizes in 3 categories. There will also be a prize for the overall winner:

  • Overall winner: $10,000
  • Under 20: first – smart phone, second – gift basket, third – medal
  • 20 – 35: first – $5000, second – gift basket, third – medal
  • 36 and above: first – $5000, second – gift basket, third – medal

Entry fee for the event is $1000 per person, but groups of 5 or more persons pay $800 each person.


The event starts at Bogue Gate, then onto Rodney Street, then turn right onto Stanley Street, then left on Cornwall Street, then left on Albert Street, right on Rodney Street, then right on Pitt Street, then left on Cornwall Street, then left on Newton Street, then right on Lower Harbour Street, then right on Princess Street, and then left onto Trelawny Street ending at the Falmouth Court House.

Like any good 5k event, water stations will be erected along the route.


Individuals and teams can register at the Trelawny Pharmacy or Holland High School.


If you would like to make a donation, you may call 1-876-610-5289, contact Marjorie Simpson Miller at 1-876-363-6434 or email miller.simpson@hotmailDOTcom – remove the “DOT” and place a real “.”

Holland High School Annual 5k Walk and Fun Run

Holland High School recently celebrated their tenth anniversary (officially opened on May 20, 2005) and was heralded as one of the best performing ‘new’ high schools in Jamaica. They are asking your support to assist in the continued development of the school.

The video below was shot at the end of the 5k event in 2012:



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