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
7:30 am Registration opens
9:00 am 5k Starts
10:10 am Awards Course Description
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. Awards
Medals will be awarded to the top three (3) runners in the following age groups for both male and female.
66 and older
**Winners must be present at the award ceremony to get their awards. Awards will not be saved or mailed.