11th Annual Miner Dash & Family Fitness Fiesta

Sunday, September 26, 2021 Directions
Events

In-Person 5K Run and Family Fitness Fiesta

$25 09/26 8:00AM MDT Price increases after September 14, 2021 at 11:59pm MDT

In-Person 5K Wheelchair and Family Fitness Fiesta

$25 09/26 8:00AM MDT Price increases after September 14, 2021 at 11:59pm MDT

In-Person 3K Walk and Family Fitness Fiesta

$25 09/26 8:00AM MDT Price increases after September 14, 2021 at 11:59pm MDT

In-Person 3K Wheelchair and Family Fitness Fiesta

$25 09/26 8:00AM MDT Price increases after September 14, 2021 at 11:59pm MDT

Virtual 5K Run

$25 Price increases after September 14, 2021 at 11:59pm MDT

Virtual 3K Walk

$25 Price increases after September 14, 2021 at 11:59pm MDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://minerdash.utep.edu/.

Place
In-Person race starts at UTEP's Centennial Plaza
Virtually run anywhere!
Description

Open to the entire community, the 11th Annual UTEP Miner Dash (5K Run/3K Walk) and Family Fitness Fiesta is organized by the Department of Kinesiology, the College of Health Sciences, and the UTEP Wellness Program for the El Paso community, and brings awareness to the importance of a healthy lifestyle.

The 5K Run and 3K Walk routes traverse the beautiful UTEP campus with its distinctive Bhutanese-styled architecture. Runners, walkers and people in wheelchairs of all ages can participate.

We are now adding the option to join UTEP's Miner Dash 5K Run/3K Walk virtually from anywhere you want on a flexible time schedule! 

Proceeds from the event benefit the ongoing programs developed by the UTEP Kinesiology Department, among others.

Race Contact Info

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Packet Pick-Up

Packet Pick-Up will be on Saturday, September 25, 2021 from 10:00am-2:00pm in the lobby area of Memorial Gymnasium (101 W. Robinson Ave.).

Campus Map Located at http://maps.utep.edu/

The Run/Walk Start/Finish area and Family Fitness Fiesta will be located at the beautiful Centennial Plaza in the center of the UTEP campus.  Parking for the event is available off Sun Bowl Drive in the Sun Bowl Parking Garage and in parking area SB3.

FROM EASTBOUND I-10:  Exit at Schuster Ave. (Exit 18A) and turn Left for one block to Sun Bowl Dr. Turn Left on Sun Bowl Dr. and then Turn Left into the SB3 parking area or continue past the traffic circle to the Sun Bowl Parking Garage on your right.

FROM WESTBOUND I-10:  Exit at Schuster Ave. (Exit 18A) and stay towards the left to merge onto the frontage road.  Continue straight on frontage road (behind parking area), then Turn Right onto University Ave.  Turn right into SB3 parking area or continue around the traffic circle to the Sun Bowl Parking Garage.

Once parked, follow University Ave cross to Centennial Plaza located at the center of campus on University Ave.

Parking for those with disabilities is available within the Sun Bowl Parking Garage.

Campus Map Located at http://maps.utep.edu/

 

Directions

In-Person race starts at UTEP's Centennial Plaza
Virtually run anywhere!

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