Kevin CalderbankThrough tragedy we often find meaning and purpose. The unexpected death of Kevin sparked interest in making the Healthy Heart more than just a running event, but an event that brings awareness to Heart Disease and celebrate the love of running and our love ones that have passed away.

Kevin Calderbank was a beloved uncle and avid runner who died on September 5, 2009 at age 50 of an unexpected heart attack. Kevin’s commitment to his family especially his nieces, academia and the community was unparalleled. He had just received an MBA and started teaching at Florida Atlantic University.

A south Florida resident, Kevin volunteered for the Men’s Club at his local church and held many key leadership positions in the community. He dedicated his life to service and the relentless pursuit of knowledge. Kevin was training for the Jacksonville Marathon and his goal was 3:40 so that he could qualify for Boston.