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Dallas Meaningful Miles 5k/10k

Saturday, June 27, 2020 - Saturday, July 4, 2020

The Meaningful Miles 5k/10k is now a virtual event!
Originally supposed to take place at Trinity Groves in Dallas, due to events beyond our control (looking at you COVID-19), we are forced to cancel the in-person event and move to a virtual space. 
 

REGISTRATION

  
 Race  Amount
5k  $35
$40 for out of state runners who would like their swag mailed
10k  $45
$50 for out of state runners who would like their swag mailed


T-shirts are *not* included in the registration fee -- you have
the option to purchase a unique event t-shirt during the
registration process. You can also spread the love and buy a member a t-shirt!

Click here to join us as a virtual participant through July 4th. 

Registration is non-refundable and non-transferable. 

 
Interested in becoming a sponsor or getting your company involved?
Click here for more information, or reach out to Development Director Rebecca Little at rebecca.litte@backonmyfeet.org


So You've Registered for Meaningful Miles. Now What?

STEP 1: Join us on social! Click "I'm in" on the Strava event page, RSVP to the Facebook event page, and be sure to follow @BackOnMyFeet on Instagram. Check out our participant toolkit for easy ways to spread the word.

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STEP 2:  Put your favorite Back on My Feet tee or lucky singlet on, get out (or stay in on the treadmill) and log your miles anytime between June 27th-July 4th. Be sure to pin on your Dallas proud, printer-friendly race bib! And for your cheer squad, we also have printer-friendly cheer signs!


STEP 3: After your race, remember to label your activity with #BoMF and/or tag @BackOnMyFeet. Pair it with a selfie, a photo of your watch or any other memorable photo from your run.

Cheer on other runners by liking or commenting! Share your Strava post or your photo on Facebook and Instagram and tag @backonmyfeet. 

Plus, we’ll be hosting random giveaways on our Facebook event page, so be sure to keep an eye out! 

STEP 4: Be sure to submit your race results by July 4 via RunGo (scroll down for more info--you can upload your results right on this page!). We’ll be giving out prizes to the overall top 3 male and female finishers and our top 3 fundraisers, along with team prizes (check out the awards section below!)
 

NOTEWORTHY DATES

June 27th: The Virtual Race Kicks Off & Packet Pick Up is at Trinity Groves from 7AM-Noon!
July 4th: The virtual race comes to a close - be sure to submit your miles by today!
 
T-SHIRTS

This year's super comfy cotton tee shows your love of Texas and BoMF! Show the world that your miles truly are bigger because they support our members and mission.

 

T-shirts are *not* included in the registration fee -- you have
the option to purchase a unique event t-shirt during the
registration process. You can also spread the love and buy a member a t-shirt!

 
Pick Up Details:

T-Shirts -- along with swag from Mrs. Baird's! -- will be available for pick up at Trinity Groves at the base of the Ronald Kirk Pedestrian Bridge on Saturday, June 27th from 7:00 am-NOON.
**Please practice physical distancing and wear a mask to keep each other safe.**
   
COURSE
 
Thanks to RunGo, participants can run the actual Meaningful Miles course on their own! Download the app and listen up as Siri will guide you step-by-step along the USATF verified course with special messages of encouragement – no checking a map, course markers, or memorization needed!
 
Running from outside Dallas or want to run your own course?
Try RunGo's unique Virtual Mode, which allows runners to experience the Meaningful Miles course from anywhere, in any way:
 
1. Choose Outdoor Virtual Mode and run outdoors utilizing your favorite 5k or 10k route
2. Choose Treadmill Virtual Mode, jump on your treadmill and you’ll feel like you’re running the race!

Pro tip: You can also listen to music while running with RunGo! Check out the BoMF Ultimate Running Playlist on Spotify! 



After your race on RunGo, tap "Share Your Run" you’ll be prompted to Submit to Virtual Race in the app, and your results will connect to our live leader board below.

NOTE: You do not need to download RunGo to participate in the virtual race. You can track your miles any way you choose (on your watch or via another running app) -- just be sure to manually submit your results below -- keep scrolling!

Runners are encouraged to run the course of your choice while abiding with the local health department and CDC's recommendations. 


AWARDS

Category Award
Team Challenge Award Most Miles Ran
Top Fundraising Team
Most Spirited Team
Individual Top 3 Fundraisers
Top 3 Overall 5K & 10K, Men & Women
 


Most Miles Ran = This award goes to the team with the most teammates, because the more teammates you have, the more miles you collectively run together.  

Top Fundraising Team = This award goes to the team that raises the most money (does not include corporate sponsorship dollars!).

Most Spirited Team = This award recognizes a team that shows camaraderie and excitement through being involved in the race and working with Back on My Feet. This team shows a real “Win Together” attitude – a core value at BoMF that accelerates team members in pursuit of our mission.

**Winning teams will receive a BoMF Gear Pack for each team member that includes a pair of Balega socks, a handheld water bottle and more!**


The Top 3 Fundraisers will receive exciting prizes from HOKA ONE ONE!

And for our top finisher prizes:

Our 1st place finishers (male & female) will receive a BoMF Gear pack, 2nd place will receive a Clean Cause gift pack, and 3rd place will receive a 6-month supply of Bimbo bread!

To qualify for awards, you must be registered, have your race results submitted, and have any fundraising completed by July 4th.

Special Thanks to Our In Kind Donors:

  


5K RESULTS

Didn't run using the RunGo app? No worries!
Submit your time manually using the form below:

10K Results


Didn't run using the RunGo app? No worries! 
Submit your time manually using the form below:

FAQs

Click here if you have further questions about the event!