Miles for Meals 5K

Miles for Meals is a fun opportunity for all ages to participate in raising funds and awareness to end senior hunger in our community. Proceeds will benefit Meals On Wheels of Senior Citizens, Inc.

 

 

Location: 
Daffin Park
Start Date: 
Sat, 05/21/2016
Start Time: 
8:00am
Distance: 

5K

Event Organizers: 
Online Registration: 

Online registration is now closed. Registration will be available at packet pick-up (at Fleet Feet on 5/20 from 10am - 6pm), and on race morning at Daffin Park.

Registration Form: 
Age Groups: 
10 & under, 11 - 14, 15 - 19, 20 - 24, 25 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 65 - 69, 70 & up
Awards: 
Top 3 overall male and female, Top male and female in each age group
Course Map Download: 
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Event Type: 
Registration Fees: 

$25 through April 24th
$30 through May 15th 
$35 at packet pickup and race day

$20 for all military and first responders 

Race Proceeds: 

Proceeds benefit Meals on Wheels of Senior Citizens, Inc. Through the Meals on Wheels program, Senior Citizens, Inc. delivers more than 1,800 hot nutritionally balanced meals each day to seniors throughout coastal Georgia. In many cases, these seniors are homebound and this one daily meal is their only source of sustenance. More than 500 seniors, at or below the Federal poverty line, await nutrition support in Chatham County alone! Georgia ranks number six on Meals On Wheels Association of America's “Top Ten Hunger States” list, based on a recently released research study, with nearly one in every twelve seniors in Georgia being at risk of hunger.

Packet Pickup: 

Friday May 20th at Fleet Feet Sports Savannah
10AM - 6PM
Saturday May 21st at Daffin Park
6:30AM - 8:00AM

Additional Info: 

Virtual 5K: Can’t make it to the race? No worries, sign up for our Virtual 5k and we’ll send you a bib and t-shirt! You can run and/or walk the 5k on your own time and at the convenience of any location. You can join friends at a park, run on a treadmill or even participate from the leisure of your own home. By joining our virtual 5k you are still helping us to end senior hunger by benefitting our Meals on Wheels program. Must register by May 15 to receive a bib and t-shirt in time before our race. Once you receive them, you can run before or on the day of our actual race, May 21. Make sure to post to social media so we can see all the participants by using the hashtag #milesformealsSCI.

 

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Saturday, May 21, 2016
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