The first annual West-MEC 5K and fun run will be held at the Rio Vista Community Park in Peoria. Western Maricopa Education Center (West-MEC) is a public school district dedicated to providing innovative career and technical education (CTE) programs that prepare students to enter the workforce and pursue continuing education. https://west-mec.edu/
West-MEC CTE programs provide students opportunities to earn college credit and industry credentials.
West-MEC is thrilled to be involved in the community we serve and welcomes athletes of all ages and ability levels, students, families and friends.
Each registered runner will receive
1 Finisher Medal
Custom Event Bib number
At the Finish line
We will have cold water, Gatorade, live results, music and snacks.
Schedule of events
7:00 am Registration opens
8:00 am 5K Starts
10:10 am Awards
The course will take you through dedicated running trails (all asphalt and concrete) of the New River Trail System, starting and ending at Rio Vista Park in Peoria – meaning no need for transportation before or after the race just to get back to your car! Please note – this is an open use trail system and does not close for our event.
All 5K finishers will receive a medal commemorating the First West-MEC 5K.
Bunny Hop participants will receive a fun gift.
No other awards will be given.