Media 5 Mile Race 2023
5 Mile Race


Friday, June 16, 2023

On site registration opens at 5:00pm.  Race starts at 7:00pm.

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State St. and Veterans Square

Media, Pennsylvania 19063

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Join us for the return of the in-person Media 5 Mile Race! USATF certified. Challenging two-loop course through the beautiful residential and business areas of Media Pennsylvania. Race start & finish located in the middle of historic downtown State Street. Virtual 5 Mile Race: Those participants who may not be comfortable or available to run on Friday night are encouraged to complete the virtual 5 Mile Race. This entitles you to a t-shirt and medal to be picked up at the Media Community Center during bib pick-up hours (see below). Instructions will come in advance of race day on how to submit your race results. Due to the inconsistency between courses, please note that virtual participants will not be eligible for overall or age group awards. Kids' Free Fun Runs: Start at 6:00pm at Barrall Park and Field, State & Edgemont Sts. across from Media Elementary. Online pre-sign up available. Main Race: Starts at 7:00pm Awards & Street Party immediately after Race on Veterans Square. Includes: 1st, 2nd, 3rd placers, Male & Female; 1st Place Male & Female Masters (40+) Top 3 Male & Female runners in 8 age groups (10-year groups) REGISTRATION OPENS March 1st and CAPS at 1800. Please note that we will not be offering refunds in the event that you need to cancel your registration. If your plans change, you may transfer your registration to another runner with no additional charge. Please contact for instructions on how to complete the transfer. Bib Packet Pickup: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14th 5:00-8:00pm: at Media Community Center, 3rd & Jackson Streets. Parking lot accessed from 4th Street. Race Day Pickup: FRIDAY, JUNE 16th 5:00-6:30pm on Veterans Square at Front Street. (near courthouse). Race shirts are guaranteed if you register by May 31st! Please note that this year shirts are available in men's and women's cut. Your shirt selection will default to match your selected participant gender. If you prefer your shirt in a cut other than your selected participant gender, please email and she'll get this taken care of! Want to make sure you pick the right size? Check out the size chart here. Want to participate but can't run? Check out our Volunteer opportunities! Go to and select the Volunteers Tab.


Early Registration (Individual): $40.00 - Registration Type launching 03/01/2023

Registration (Individual): $45.00 - Registration Type launching 04/01/2023

Virtual Participant (Individual): $40.00 - Registration Type launching 03/01/2023

Kids Race Registration (11 and under) (Individual): $0 - Registration Type launching 03/01/2023