We love to support all things Madera. We strongly support the Second Wind 5K Saturday March 28th. 7:30 a.m. The run starts and ends on the Madera Speedway and the proceeds from this race go to wonderful causes: the Madera Rescue Mission and the Madera County Food Bank. Run the 5K in March and then the Mother’s Day 10K in May! More info and register Click > HERE
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The Mother’s Day Run 2015 proceeds to benefit The Breast Cancer Research Foundation and local youth projects.
This year’s Mother’s Day Run will be on Saturday, May 9th, 2015 at Woodward Park, Fresno. All runs start at the Mountain View Shelter just past the main entrance. This year, the runs include a chip timed 1/4-mile kids run (up to 9 years old) that will end under the finishers arch, a 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, 2015″ sponsored by Pro Race Group of Fresno.
Pre-registered participants will receive a run bib with a timing chip, The Mother’s Day Run shirt, and a goody bag while supply lasts register early!
Pre-registered mom’s will receive a special commemorative race bib and a little something upon completion of their run. While supply last, register early!
Awards ribbons will be given to all children that complete the 1/4-mile run, to the overall winners of the 2-mile walk (no running!), the 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. the 2 mile walkers (no running!) will be in 0-18, 19-39, 40-59 and 60+.
Mother of the Year – This year we again have the Mother’s Day Run – Mother of the Year contest. Any mother that is registered for the 2 mile walk, 2 mile run or the 10K run can be nominated. Please complete the Mother of the Year Contest and submit by May 1st. Prize TBD. The 2014 winner will received a night on the town for two with limo service and dinner at The Vineyard restaurant in Madera. Sponsored by Zak’s Security One.
Team Awards – This year we will again have 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. Mom can only be on one team, sorry.
Packet pick-up and in-person registration will be held Friday, May 8th, 2015 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
- 7:05 a.m. – 1/4 miles kids run, 7, 8 and 9 yrs old
- 7:10 a.m. – 1/4 mile kids run 6 and under
- 7:20 a.m. – 10K (course closes at 9 a.m.)
- 7:30 a.m. – 2 mile walk (no running!) and the 2 mile 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 by contacting the Mother’s Day Run chairperson Jeff Ward at firstname.lastname@example.org 559-908-2243 (text messages are accepted) or race director Ken Takeuchi at 559-275-6318.