Miles for Mikey 5k & Fun Run


Event Date

Sat, May 30, 2015


Roswell, GA


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Run/Walk-5K - Adult 5k/Fun Run

$20 $20 Closed

Run/Walk-5K - Youth 5k/Fun Run

$15 $15 Closed

About This Activity

This is an UNTIMED charity 5K and 1-mile Fun Run for Michael Warechowski. All ages welcome! On March 27, 2012, Marietta residents Katie and Mike Warechowski found out that their 2-year-old Michael has a degenerative condition called Metachromatic Leukodystrophy (MLD)- a fatal disease that takes away all motor and mental functions. Life expectancy for Michael is about 6-7 years of age. Help us bless this family with resources so they can enjoy every moment they have together. 100% proceeds from this charity 5K will go directly to Michael. Please watch this 11-Alive video about Mikey so you can understand the importance of this race and the impact that your participation will have...



Event details and schedule


Due to limited parking at the race site, participants are asked to park at Mountain Park Elementary School (approx. 1.25 miles away): 11895 Mountain Park Road, Roswell, Georgia 30075. A shuttle will be provided between the race site and the school. Please arrive with enough time to catch the shuttle.

Course Description

This UNTIMED charity race will begin with a 1-mile Fun Run, followed by a 5K. Due to hilly conditions, the 5K course is considered moderate to strenuous. Stroller racers are encouraged to run the 1-mile Fun Run, which eliminates the steepest climbs.

Event Website


There will be a donation jar at the event for extra donations. If you wish to make a tax-deductible donation directly to Mikey now, you can mail a check (payable to The Golden Soldiers) to Miles for Mikey, 1645 Lake Holcomb Ln. Marietta, GA 30062. Please make checks out to "The Golden Soldiers" and in the notes section, write "Miles for Mikey."


Mountain Park, Georgia, is a city located near Roswell and East Cobb. To view a map: PLEASE PARK AT MOUNTAIN PARK ELEM SCHOOL: 11895 Mountain Park Road, Roswell, Georgia 30075


100% of proceeds go to Michael! Kids 4 and under are FREE.


Come out and support Mikey, rain or shine!

Race will be hosted by PTS Sports | PT Solutions Physical Therapy in Mountain Park, Georgia (near Roswell and East Cobb). A warm-up will be held at 9:35. This race will be untimed. First through Third place male and female winners will each receive commemorative race plates.

Additional Date Information

9:00am registration, 9:45am Fun Run, 10:00am 5K


$20 adult, $15 youth (18 and under), Kids 4-and-under are FREE

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