A Hot Run 5K to benefit St. Jude

Sat August 5, 2017 Ridgeland, MS 39157 US Directions


A Hot Run Kids 1 Mile

8:00AM CDT
Open to ages 1 - 18.


Renaissance at Colony Park
1000 Highland Colony Pkwy
Ridgeland, MS US 39157


CANCELLED!!!! Rerfunds should be processed by July 28th. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Hello Runners!

'A Hot Run 5K' is a family event presented by LOFT to benefit St. Jude! Race will be on rain or shine! Sorry, no refunds!


Saturday, August 5, 2017

Packet Pick-Up:

Thursday and Friday Evening 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in LOFT in Renaissance at Colony Park

Race Day: 7:00 A.M. until Race Start at 8:30 A.M.

Race Start/ Festivities Location:

The race will begin and end in front of LOFT in Renaissance at Colony Park!

Race Day Schedule:

Race Day Packet Pick-up: 7:00 A.M. to 8:00 A.M. 

Kids Fun Run (1 mile) is 8:00 A.M.

5K is 8:30 A.M.

Food and Entertainment: 8:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M.

Awards Ceremony: 10:00 A.M.'


Sweat-Wicking T-shirts for 5K Runners (Men's and Women's Fit)

One or Two Race Packet Surprises ;)

Finishers Medals for Kids Fun Run!

On Course Water and Gatorade

Post-Race Food and Entertainment


If you would like to help out our cause but don't necessarily want to run a race please join us as a volunteer! We are looking for people who can help provide refreshments to the runners, cheer, and assist in set-up/ take-down! If available, contact Caitlin Francis by email, crfranci@go.olemiss.edu, or by phone, 571-330-6339.


Overall Male and Female: Cash prize and Custom Medal! Amount tbd.

Overall Masters Male and Female (Age 40+): Cash prize and Custom Medal! Amount tbd.

Age group awards (male and female): Custom medals for First, Second, and Third in each age group. Age groups are as follows: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over.

Timing/ Results:

Every runner will be provided a race bib (chip timing tbd depending on number of registrants)! Times will be posted on this site soon after race day.


FREE race photos! Photos will be posted to this site soon after race day.

Refueling Stations:

Mile 1: Water and Awesome Volunteers Cheering!

Mile 1.5: Gatorade and More Cheering.

Mile 2: Water and Intense Cheering! 

Mile 2.5: Gatorade and, you guessed it, Cheering!


Tasty foods, Music, and Entertainment for all. Renaissance has many shops and restaurants to explore as well!

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