Hometown Hope Run

5K, 1 Mile, Other, 10K

Event Date

Sat, Sep 17, 2016


Muskogee, OK


Activity Today Later


$25 $25 Closed

1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

$20 $20 Closed

Arm Chair Runner

$12 $12 Closed


$35 $35 Closed

About This Activity

The 4th Annual Hometown Hope Run is a benefit run for the Gospel Rescue Mission in Muskogee.  The race starts and ends at the Gospel Rescue Mission at the corner of S 2nd St and Elgin (326 S 2nd St Muskogee, OK).  There will be a 1 mile Fun Run/Walk and chip timed 5k on a certified course (click here to see the map) that is over 80% on the very flat Centennial Trail.  New to Hometown Hope this year will be 10k race that will start at 7:30 am.  The 10k course will be mostly on the Centennial Trail and some on new trail extension that follows Coody Creek.

This is race is sanctioned by the United States Track and Field Assocation (USATF) and medals will be awarded to USATF Standard Age Groups (Every 5 year Age Groups) for both the 5k and 10k races.

Key Dates and Details:

- 5k Cost Info: Pre-registration fee is $25 before or on 9/11, 9/12 to 9/15 is $30, Race day registration is $30

- 10k Cost Info: Pre-registration fee is $35 before or on 9/11, 9/12 to 9/15 is $40, Race day registration is $40

- Fun Run: Pre-registration fee is $20 before or on 9/11, 9/12 to 9/15 is $25, Race day registration is $25

- T-shirts: Guaranteed for all who sign up before 9/11. Shirts after that are first come first serve.

- Packet pick up/Late Registration: Available at the Gospel Rescue Mission (326 S 2nd St Muskogee, OK) the Friday before the race from 12:00 to 6:00 pm.  Packet Pickup and Registration is also available on race day starting at 6:30 am.

Questions about this Race???

You can click the questions box below or send an email to the Hometown Hope Race Committee:  Rich Schaus  rich.schaus@grmmuskogee.org

About the Gospel Rescue Mission:

The Gospel Rescue Mission, Inc. is a full service homeless shelter
dedicated to meeting the needs of the poor and the homeless of
Muskogee since 1931. They are a 501/c/3 non-profit corporation
whose stated purpose is to maintain a benevolent and charitable
program administering to the transient and hometown people in
need. Surviving on donations and volunteers the Gospel Rescue
Mission strives to maintain the highest possible Christian standard
in all its work by providing:

• Shelter and food for Men, Women, and Families
• Drug & Alcohol Recovery Support Program
• Spiritual Counseling and Encouragement
• Volunteer Opportunities

Jesus said; “For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was
thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you
invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you
looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.” Matthew
25:35 & 36

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