Check back for announcement on trophy pick-up location, dates and times. We are VERY sorry for the inconvenience to the 10K runners.
Proceeds to benefit The Breast Cancer Research Foundation and local youth projects.
This year’s run will be on Saturday, May 10th, 2014 at Woodward Park, Fresno. All runs start at the Mountain View Shelter just past the main entrance. This year, the runs include a 1/4-mile kids run (up to 9 years old), a timed 2-mile walk, 2-mile run, the 10K run. The 10K run is worth up to 30 points toward the “Runner Of the Year Series, 2014″ sponsored by Pro Race Group of Fresno.
All pre-registered participants will receive a run bib with a timing chip, a Mother’s Day Run shirt, and a goody bag.
Pre-registered mom’s will receive a special commemorative race bib as of/ and a little something upon completion of their run
Awards will be given to all children that complete the 1/4-mile run, to the overall winners of the 2-mile walk, 2 mile run and 10K run, and to the top three male/female finishers in each five-year age group for the 2-mile run and the 10K run. UPDATE – 2 mile walkers will be in 0-18, 19-39, 40-59 and 60+, which is traditional.
Mother of the Year – This year we introduce the Mother’s Day Run – Mother of the Year contest. Any mother that is registered for the 2 mile walk/run or the 10K run can be nominated. Please complete the Mother of the Year Contest Form and submit by May 2nd. The winner will receive a night on the town for two with limo service and dinner at The Vineyard restaurant in Madera. Sponsored by Zak’s Security One. CLOSED FOR 2014 we have a winner.
Team Awards – This year we also introduce the Mom and Me category. The top combined finishes of Mom and Son / Mom and Daughter teams in each run will receive awards. Mom and Me participants must be in the same run. Register your team at packet pick up at Sierra Running Friday May 9th 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. or by emailing mom’s name and one son or daughters name to email@example.com by Friday May the 9th, NO TEAM REGISTRATION ON RUN DAY, mom can only be on one team, sorry.
Packet pick-up and in-person registration will be held Friday, May 9th, 2014 at Sierra Running Company, 9447 N. Fort Washington Rd, Fresno, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and on run day, at Woodward Park, starting at 6:00 a.m.
- 6:50 a.m. – National Anthem and Announcements
- 7:10 a.m. - 1/4 miles kids run (up to 9 yrs old)
- 7:20 a.m. - 2 mile walk/run
- 7:30 a.m. - 10K run
Run results will be printed, posted, and updated often on the day of the run at Woodward Park. Results will also be posted online at Tallytiming.com soon after.
If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us at Mothersdayrun2014@gmail.com or by contacting run chairperson Andrea Quintero at 559-673-1010 or race director Ken Takeuchi at 559-275-6318.