Volunteer Information

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Thank you to all of our volunteers


Without your enthusiasm and support, our event would not be possible!

Many of you have been part of the Media 5 Mile Runs for many years and wouldn’t miss this fun day of community involvement. In an effort to update our volunteer records and to invite others to join us, please take a few minutes to complete the brief online form below to assist us in a smooth day. Phone and email information will be kept confidential.



Hello everyone, and thank you for volunteering!!  Sunday September 12 is our Vitural Race Day, and we truly appreciate everyone’s time that you are voluntarily giving us to make this a continued success.


Marshals:  Since the 2021 race is virtual there is no needs for marshals.


Registration: volunteers are needed for

1). The first Bib pickup will be on Friday September 10, 2021, beginning from 5pm – 8pm at the the Community Center behind Media Borough Hall.

2): The second Bib pickup will be on Saturday, September 11, 12pm – pm at the Community Center.

Please arrive 30 minutes early to assist with setting up and preparing for the runners.  

Masks will be required for everyone.


  On behalf of The Media Five Mile Race Committee and B.O.D.’s, thank you (again) for your time and assistance, we could not do this without all of you.


Ernie / Volunteers@Media5MileRace.com 

How Can I Help?

Review and planning begins the day after the race.  Always striving to improve our event we welcome feedback and suggestions. There are many ways to get involved with the Media 5 Mile Race – here are a few opportunities:

  • Race Marshalls

  • Registration Days

  • Publicity

  • Race Day Events

  • Award Ceremony

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Runners  -  submit your run times for the virtual race by Thursday Sept 30 at 11.59pm. To add a virtual result, you must log in with your Run The Day account. All results will be approved by the race director before being displayed on the website.  Go to your Run the Day account: http://www.runtheday.com/register/virtual_results/63679  

Runners can submit photos wearing the race t-shirt, bib and medals to photos@media5milerace.com. Use #m5mselfies

Winners and trophy recipients will be announced at a later date. Thanks to Caitlin Judge for being the first photo submission!