Miles for Mexico

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Mar 22, 2014


Jesup, GA

About This Activity

Proceeds from the run are to send a team to an orphanage of approximately 50-60 kids in Poza Rica, Mexico.  Each child will receive multiple birthday gifts, groceries & supplies will be purchased to stock the orphanage for 6 months until another team returns, and other services will be administered throughout the trip.

Flat, paved course starting & ending in front of the old Jesup Furniture Outlet at 167 S.E. Broad Street in Jesup. Overall male/female and Overall Masters male/female trophies will be given in the 5K. Overall male'female trophy will be given in the 1 mile. Awards will also be given to the top 2 male & female finishers in age categories 10 & under, 11- 14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & over. There will be an awards ceremony immediately following the completion of the 5K run.

Each preregistered runner will be guaranteed a short-sleeve t-shirt & as available the day of the race.


Event schedule and times

Times:   8:00AM  -  registration         8:30AM  -  1 mile fun run/walk         9:00  -  5K
Entry Fee: $25 if registered by 3/12. $30 if after 3/12.

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