What is Mommymile?
Mommymile is a unique 5k or 1-mile run/walk event for anyone who wants to honor and celebrate motherhood. The family friendly after-party includes live music, swag bag with coupons, complimentary rose and champagne toast, participant medal, games for children, food, exclusive access and perks from participating retailers in the fashion place and much more
Is Mommymile a Women Only Event?
While Mommymile is about celebrating women and motherhood, all family, friends, loved ones are welcome and encouraged to join – especially all you mama’s boys!
Does Mommymile Benefit Ronald McDonald House?
Mommymile is most proud and humbled to be partnered with Ronald McDonald House Charities and the corresponding Ronald McDonald House in Columbus, Ohio.
What if I have never participated in a 5k or organized run/walk before?
No worries, MommyMile welcomes both experienced and first-time participants and is an equally enjoyable experience for runners and walkers alike.
What do I get when I register?
MommyMile loves to spoil moms and other qualified registrants with complimentary goodies! Click on the Register Now link and scroll down to Registration Levels to see complimentary features for the different age groups.
What is the policy for weather?
MommyMile is a rain or shine event. However, if severe weather occurs, the event will be delayed accordingly. Please check the Web site and M3S Sports Facebook and Twitter pages for Race Day updates.
Can I register myself and other people?
You can register individually and you have the option to “add another registrant” at the end before checkout. You may also register as part of an existing team or create your own team!
Do children under the age of 2 years need to register?
Any child that plans on doing either the 5K or 1-mile (even if they’re in a stroller or being carried) must register and have a parent sign a waiver for them.
Can I attend as a spectator only?
Absolutely! Come cheer for your favorite mom, friend or loved one. You will not be eligible to participate in the 5k/1mile or receive the complimentary bag, swag, t-shirt, medal, goodies and other features that come with registration.
When and where do I pick up my registration packet?
Packet Pick Up is held at Fleet Feet Sports Columbus Center. Check out the Packet Picket Up page on the Web site for more information.
I registered but did not receive my confirmation email. What should I do?
If you have not received a confirmation email within 24-hours of registering contact our registration customer service “Chronotrack” at 812-423-7800.
Can you refund or transfer bibs for MommyMile?
MommyMile has a No Refund & No Bib Transfer policy for all events.
Mommymile benefits the Ronald McDonald House Charities?
That’s correct! A portion of the proceeds from each and every MommyMile Registration goes towards the local Ronald McDonald House Charity. RMHC are the National Beneficiary of MommyMile!
Is the course indoor or outdoor?
The course and event are outdoor. Please dress for weather. The course is marked with directional signs and cones. There are volunteers to guide you along the way.
Are restrooms and water available?
Yes. There are water stops with free water and restrooms available.
Is the course timed and certified?
Yes. All bibs have timing chips for accuracy.
Which course do I choose? The 5k or 1-mile?
It’s totally up to you. The course is the same but the 5k starts first and is multiple loops. The 1-mile follows.
Do I have to run the 5k or 1-mile?
No. You can run / walk / stroll / jog/ skip or dance. It’s up to you! It’s not about first place, it’s about celebrating mom!
Are strollers allowed?
Yes, but if you choose the 5k you will be placed in a separate wave in a “Stroller Lane” to avoid congestion.