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MAY 1st, 2017
VOICES High Heel Race Logo
Thanks to all our participants, spectators, and special thanks to 106.9 Play's Jesse and MJ for hosting the inaugural High Heel Race on Monday, May 1, 2017. We look forward to to our second event next year as part of the Kentucky Derby Festival!
Congratulations to the 2017 High Heel Race Winners!
Win: Sister Betty Bottoms
Place: Kelsey Westbrook
Show: Sister Salatia
Team: Unicorn Kweens  
Best Heels
"The Famous Eddie"
Best Outfit:
Justin Philakack

Photo Gallery


Race Rules and Regulations


  • 2 inch high heel minimum (NO FLATS)

  • Persons may run as an individual OR with a team.

  • Runners must be 18 years or older to race.

  • Starting line placement is based on a first arrival status.

  • No pushing or shoving! That’s a race foul and you can be disqualified.

  • Teams must have 6 people on your team. No more, no less.

  • Entry Fees: $20 per individual • $100 Entrance fee for a team of 6

  • Each runner must be fully wearing a pair of heels (i.e. on both feet!)

  • Each TEAM must be recognizable by their costume or shirts in order to win.

  • First team to cross the finish line must announce to the line judge their team name. Line judges are available at both sides of the finish line.

  • Prizes will be awarded to: Win, Place, Show, Winning Team, Best Costume and Most original HIGH HEELS! (as determined by a group of judges during the Parade of Heels)

Jesse and MJ from 106.9 FM at the Grat Lawn
A High Heels racer

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