Members First Cinco de Miles 5k - MillenniumRunning.com
 

Important Event Information:

In-person registration closes at 9:00am on FRIDAY, April 30. Bib numbers and personalized race day schedules will be emailed on Friday afternoon and posted on our website.

Virtual registration will remain open until 11:59pm on Saturday, May 1.

*First 1,500 adult registrants.

Go the distance. Earn the jacket!

Complete at least 3 events totaling 26.2 miles to earn the Elliot Millennium Running Series Jacket. For complete list of events, rules and details, Learn More

Run more, run faster, score points!

The Points Chase is a motivational and competitive component to participating in our Signature events. For standings, rules and details, Learn More

5k Course

This festive 5k starts on Nashua Road in front of Bedford High School then follows County Road to an out and back loop before finishing back on Nashua Road.

Event Details

RACE DATE & TIME
Sunday, May 2, 2021
Start: 9:15am –11:15am
* Time Trial Format

EARLY BIB PICK-UP
Available at the Millennium Running Retail Store (138 Bedford Center Road, Bedford, NH) during the following days/times:

  • TBD

RACE DAY BIB PICK-UP
All participants will be provided a suggested bib pickup time corresponding with their personal start time.

SCHWAG PICK-UP
Quarter-zip pullovers, for the first 1,000 to have registered, can be picked up during Early Bib Pick-Up and during Race Day Bib Pick-Up. Size is first come, first serve, make sure to pick up early to guarantee your size preference.

DIRECTIONS
Bedford High School, 47 Nashua Rd, Bedford, NH.

PARKING
Parking will be located at Bedford High School. Parking marshals will be on hand Sunday morning. Make sure to arrive by 8:30am to ensure adequate parking!


HEALTH & SAFETY
The health and safety of our participants, volunteers, and staff is the most important aspect of our events. Our team at Millennium Running helped spearhead the implementation of guidelines published by Governor Sununu’s Task Force for road races in the State of NH. Millennium Running will continue to ensure all safety procedures at our events are followed to protect our running community.

MASK / FACE COVERING REQUIREMENTS
In accordance with NH Governor Sununu’s Emergency Order 63 Pursuant Executive Order 2020-04 and Extend by Order 2020-05 to 2020-16, face coverings will be required for this event during the following circumstances or when physical distancing cannot be maintained.

• Check-in / Registration Area
• Staging Zone
• Corral Zone
• Post Race Area

Face coverings are NOT REQUIRED while participating (running or walking on the course), in the Start Zone, and warming up or cooling down when physical distancing can be maintained.  (CLICK HERE for an info graphic of the zones)

START LINE PROCEDURES
This event will utilize “time trial start” format that will facilitate “social distancing” for the entirety of the event. Participants will be seeded based off their self-submitted paces. Athletes will start one-by-one in a time-trial format, 10 seconds after one another. Participants will be assigned a dedicated start time along with specific times for parking, check-in time and report to corral time.

Estimated Start Times (based on pace / seed times)
* Exact start times to be assigned/emailed with bib number assignment 2 days prior to the event.
** CLICK HERE for a pace chart / conversion to estimate your times, pace, and finisher times.

SPECTATORS
All spectators are required to abide by social distancing guidelines and avoid congregating at the start/finish line areas.


POST RACE REFRESHMENTS
Dasani water and Powerade provided by Coca Cola Northern New England and fresh bananas.

POST RACE BEER & MARGARITAS
All adult (21+) participants will have bib tear off tags for a post race Corona and Teremana Small Batch Tequila Margarita. Additional drinks will be available for purchase. ID required.

RESULTS
All results will be displayed live at the Millennium Running timing trailer adjacent to the finish line. Live online results will be published exclusively on MillenniumRunning.com.

RACE PHOTOS driven by AutoFair
Millennium Running is happy to provide FREE digital race photos from this event thanks to our friends at AutoFair. Photos will be posted online 2-3 business days following the event.

FINISHER VIDEO
Finishers of the event will receive a link to their finisher video, the link will be emailed 2-3 business days following the event.

OVERALL & AGE GROUP AWARDS
Awards will be given to the Top 3 Overall Men & Women, as well as the top 3 male and female in each 5-yr age group. (19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34 … 80+). Awards will be emailed after the event.

REFUNDS & TRANSFERS
Please read our Refund & Transfer Policy for full information.

GENERAL FAQs
Read a full list of General FAQ’s here.

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Virtual Details

VIRTUAL RACE DATE & TIMES
Race with us from where ever you are on whatever day & time that works for you before 11:59pm on May 2.


BIBS & 1/4 ZIP PULLOVERS
1/4 zip pullovers are limited to first 1,500 registered in-person and virtual participants combined.   Virtual participants that qualify for event give-a-ways, can choose to have them either mailed to them (which is part of the online registration process or part the transfer to virtual process) or pick them up at our Millennium Store during the scheduled Early Bib Pick Up times.   Additionally, give-a-ways will be available in the Millennium Running Retail Store during normal business hours for 30 days following the event and while inventory is available.
* Shipments are mailed out approximately 3-4 days prior to the event day.  Any subsequent virtual  transfers or virtual registrants that process shipping will be mailed out the first business day following the event.  


HOW DO I SUBMIT MY RESULTS?
It’s easy! On race week, we will be sending you a unique link via email to your RunReg entry that will allow you to submit your race results. Results must be submitted by 11:59pm EDT on Sunday, May 2.


RESULTS
Official Results will be published exclusively on millenniumrunning.com on Monday, May 3. You have until 11:59pm on Sunday, May 2 to submit your time using the unique link provided in your confirmation email.


RACE PHOTOS
Be your own photographer! Take a selfie using our new app and we’ll provide you with a link to the official race photos.  We also invite you to share your experience on Facebook and Instagram tagging @millenniumrunning and using the #millenniumrunning hashtag


AWARDS
Everyone wins their own virtual race!  As such, there will be no recognition of race times.


What about the Elliot Millennium Series and Delta Dental Points Chase?
Virtual registrants will earn miles towards the Elliot Millennium Series Jacket! However, no points will be assigned for the Delta Dental Points Chase.

Registration

ADULT (21+):
$30 until April 22 at 11:59pm
$35 April 23 – April 30 at 9:00am
No race day registration available.

YOUTH (12-20):
$25 until until April 22 at 11:59pm
$30 April 23 – April 30 at 9:00am
No race day registration available.

KIDS (11 and under):
$10 until April 30 at 9:00am
No race day registration available.

1/4 zip pullovers are limited to first 1,500 registered in-person adults and virtual participants combined.

RUN VIRTUALLY

Unable to make it to the race in person? Run the race anywhere you want and submit your results online.

$30

(must register by 11:59pm on April 25 to receive bib & 1/4 zip for race day)

*Virtual registration closes at 11:59pm on Saturday, May 1

Your registration includes…

• 1/4 Zip Pullover (first 1,500 adults to register)
• Cerveza and Margarita Tickets (ages 21+)
• Free Race Photos
• Finish Line Video


With every event Millennium Running is proud to donate back to and support local organizations and charities. To date, Millennium Running has distributed almost $1,000,000 to local organizations and charities through our Signature Events. The Members First Cinco de Miles 5K is proud to support the Bedford High School Athletics Booster Club and The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester as our official charity partner.

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Millennium Running is fueled by the passion of promoting healthy, enjoyable lifestyles. With over a dozen Signature road races and triathlons, a running specialty store, the Millennium Running Club, plus all-purpose timing and event services. 

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Bedford, NH 03110

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