Race Series

The Biggest Loser RunWalk Miami

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Event Basics

The Biggest Loser RunWalk Miami
5K/Kids 1 Mile Fun Run

March 8, 2014

A race for all fitness levels, whether you are ready to set a personal record or this is your first race, come join us at The Biggest Loser RunWalk!

Each registered participant and finisher will receive the following:

• The Biggest Loser Finisher's Medal
• Commemorative Technical T-Shirt
• Drawstring Backpack
• Chip-Timed Race for Runners and Those Tracking Personal Goals
• Free Downloadable Race Photos
• Award Divisions for Runners and Walkers
• Celebrity appearances by former contestants from "The Biggest Loser"
• Hydration Stations with Water/Sports Drinks Along the Course
  and Food at the Finish Line
• Musical Entertainment by Billboard Chart Topping Artist & Former
   Biggest Loser Season 5 Contestant, Dan Evans
• Last but not Least, a Truly Inspirational and Unforgettable Experience
Registration
Bobby Saleem Dan and Jackie Evans

Join Bobby Saleem from Season 15, and Dan & Jackie Evans from Season 5! The Biggest Loser RunWalk Miami will sell out quickly so be sure to secure your spot today! Online registration is open for this event through the evening of March 5, 2014. If the race has not sold out, walk up registration will be available
 

5K Registration*

$25.00   through 2/15//14  
$30.00   through 2/28//14
$40.00   through 3/5/14
$45.00  @ Packet Pick-up Registration (if available)



Kids 1 Mile Fun Run: (Ages 4-12)*

Pre-registered and @ Packet Pick-up - $15.00


*Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. Fees listed above do not include the Active.com processing fee.

There is no wheelchair division available for this event. Click here to submit a question regarding wheelchairs.

Online Registration Closes: March 5, 2014 at 11:59 pm CDT or until sell-out.
Kids Fit One Mile Fun Run


Don't forget to bring the kids for their very own fun run (ages 4-12) hosted by Kids Fit Foundation! Kids Fit programs and events are designed to be a day for kids to reach their goals and to celebrate their healthy lifestyle achievements with their family and friends. We encourage all families to get their children active at a young age. All children receive a t-shirt and finisher's medal. Bring the camera and we'll bring the smiles!

Date: Saturday, March 8, 2014
Start time: 8:15 am

The Kids Fit Foundation is a national non-profit organization created to serve communities with the charitable mission to fund and provide fitness programs for at risk youth and their families.

*Please register your child prior to the race.
Team Challenge
Join our Team Challenge program!

Motivating others to achieve a goal is a tremendous bonding experience. If you're looking for a way to build teamwork and community within your company, organization, church, school, or neighborhood, join The Biggest Loser RunWalk Team Challenge!

  • Discount on race registration
  • Recruitment support (flyers and custom e-blasts)
  • Group commemorative photo
  • Start & finish line tent (with banner display) with 25+ runners
See the Team Challenge form for more perks and instructions.
Packet Pick-up
Bring signed waiver to Packet Pick up.

Location:
iruncompany.com iRun store
5050 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33137
 

Date/Time:
March 7, 2014
3pm - 7 pm

Race Day Packet Pick-up opens at 5:30am at Sun Life Stadium.
Race Day Information
Schedule:
5:30 am   Packet Pick-up opens
7:00 am   5k start time for all participants
8:15 am   Kids 1 Mile Fun Run start time for all participants
9:00 am   DRI Walk for Diabetes start time for all participants
9:30 am   Health Fair & Family Fun Day opens
12:00 am   Health Fair & Family Fun Day closes



Start/Finish Line:
Sun Life Stadium
2269 Northwest 199th Street
Miami Gardens, FL 33056
 

Course Map:

Miami 5K course map


Rain or Shine:
This event will take place rain or shine, so please dress accordingly.
 

Course:
For the safety of all participants, the following are prohibited: bicycles, in-line skates, skateboards and all motor-driven vehicles.

Portable toilets, fluid replacement and first aid will be available on the course. Certified medical personnel will be available at the start and finish areas of the race.
 

Timing System
All 5K participants will be chip-timed.

*Please note: All participants must wear their race bib in order to have their times recorded. Race Results will be posted at BiggestLoserRunWalk.com shortly after the race.


Gear Check
Gear check will be available for all participants on race day. Please tear off the gear check tag from the bottom of your race bib and attach it to your bag.


Photography
Participants will receive FREE downloadable race photos!

There will be photographers along the course snapping your photo for some great action shots, but make sure to stop by the finish line festival to take your official finisher's photo!

*Please note: Your race bib is how your photos will be tagged to yourself, so make sure to wear it on race day in a clear visible spot on the front of your clothing. You will receive an email when your photos are available for viewing, complete with easy links to share on Facebook and Twitter!


Runner Secure Zone/Finish Line:
Once you cross the finish line you'll enter a Runner Secure Zone - a fenced off area for race participants only. You will receive water, sports drink, and food.
Parking and Spectators
Parking:
Free parking in Sun Life Stadium parking lots.
 

Spectators:
We welcome all spectators to cheer on participants and loved ones! There is no fee to be a spectator at this race. Spectators are advised to be in place 1 hour before race start on Race Day.
Rules and Policies
Race Rules:
You must bring a photo ID to pick up your own race bib and timing chip at packet pick-up. No one else can pick up your packet for you.
 
Race bibs are required to participate.
 
No coaches, handcycles, bikes, in-line skates, skateboards or dogs will be allowed on the course.
 

Course Time Limit:
5K participants have 1.5 hours to complete the course (30 min/mile pace). The course has a rolling street closure. If you fall behind this pace, the roads will be reopened to normal traffic and you will be a pedestrian and subject to normal traffic rules.
 

Cancellations:
Entry fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and entries are NON-TRANSFERABLE. Sorry, no exceptions. Once we receive and accept your entry, you will not receive a refund if you cannot participate. You may not give or sell your number to anyone else. You also may not transfer your application to the following year or another event. If you attempt to sell your race number, you may be banned from future events for three years.
Training Programs
Need help training for the race? Check out The Biggest Loser RunWalk training programs brought to you by BodyMedia.
Sponsors
Biggest Loser Resort       

The Biggest Loser RunWalk helps thousands of people complete their fitness goals. Support this cause by sponsoring this unique race series. For more information, please email Sponsorship@BiggestLoserRunWalk.com
Volunteers
Want to be a part of the excitement?

We are always looking for volunteers to join us on the big day!
Aside from having a great time, all volunteers will receive a special Biggest Loser RunWalk t-shirt!
Please fill out the Volunteer form to help!
Resort Week Raffle
Biggest Loser ResortEnter to win! Click here to enter the Grand Raffle for a chance to win a two person one-week stay at one of the four Biggest Loser Resort locations.
 
Awards Divisions
5K awards