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Mile High Rescue third annual 5K! Running for Rescues!

Sun May 21, 2023 Englewood, CO 80111 US Directions RaceJoy Ready

Race Website

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6351 South Peoria Street
Englewood, CO US 80111


Are you ready to have a fun time with your family by running, walking or trotting, to interact with beautiful horses and farm animals all the while supporting a good cause, at the Mile High Rescue third annual 5K!  You can enjoy the trail safely on your own time; the official course will be set and marked from 8 a.m. through 12 p.m. on May 21, 2023.

Registrants will receive the trail 5K course map or 1 mile course map, interactive run tracking with RaceJoy(R) app, an event t-shirt, and an opportunity to meet and interact with the Mile High Rescue team and even some of our race sponsors. What is even more fun is after you finish the race there will be a DJ spinning some tunes, snacks and refreshments (Kona Ice will be there from 10 am to 12 noon) to enjoy and have a chance to meet and pet Hopscotch our rescue pony!  All registrants will receive an event T-shirt!   The top runners for both Male and Female will win a $50 Gift Certificate from Fleet Feet.   

You need that cup of java! Travelin' Tom's Coffee Truck will be onsite this year from 8 am to 12 noon! 

For those of you who aren't able to come onsite but still want to participate ... don't fret, we still have the 5K and 1 Mile options available virtually!  This is offered through RaceJoy(R) app! 

Early Bird Pricing through April 30!!  Cost is $35 for adults over age 19; $25 for kids aged 11 - 18 and free for kids 10 and under.  On May 1st the price will increase by $5.  All proceeds from the event will benefit the rescue horses who were saved from abusive and neglectful environments. Mile High Rescue's vision is to place each of these horses in loving and forever homes.  In addition, Mile High Rescue provides support to horse owners in need and ensure each placement is successful for both horse and owner. 

COVID Precautions - We will be following all state and local COVID-19 precautions. Which means the race will be at your leisure from 8 am - 12 pm.  Due to this open time frame it will allow the race to be run in waves. There will be hand sanitizing stations on site.  

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Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Mile High Rescue third annual 5K! Running for Rescues!.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To



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