Miles for Meridian 5K - Virtual

Newberry, FL

It's never been so sweet to sweat! We are holding our 3rd annual Miles for Meridian chocolate-themed 5k walk/run/roll virtually and look forward to being in-person for 2022!

Participants will receive a long sleeve tech-shirt, a sweet tasting finisher medal, drive- through finish line photos and more!

We will be distributing participant packets on February 6th during a drive-thrucelebration in the Tioga Town Center main square. There will be two shifts! If you prefer, we can mail your packet too! Drive-thru celebration will be from 10 am - noon or 1 pm - 3 pm on February 6th, you will have the option to pick your time during registration.

- Participant registration (includes shirt and sweet tasting finisher medal): $25
- Participant registration (12 and under - includes shirt and sweet tasting finisher medal): $20
- Just the tech-shirt:  $20 (promo codes do not apply)  - click "Register" to purchase


You may complete your run at any time but you can only submit results between January 25th and midnight February 6th.

You will need the email address used when you signed up for the race.

USING MOBILE DEVICES: About 60% of you will use your mobile device to accomplish results posting. Go to your App Store and Search for IYR. (ITS Your Select the IYR Virtual app. Once loaded, select your “experience” level. Either create your account our simply log in with the email used and password. SEARCH for the race. You may need to scroll a picture or two. Click on the picture. Select TRACKER, then READY for my RACE. Select the Miles for Meridian race. Next, you can manually enter your time by scrolling the HH MM SS or USE APP to experience the Tracker Feature. If you use Tracker, your GPS location will pop up. Run your Virtual Race. When you complete 3.11 miles, Tracker will automatically update your time and running route. Once completed, you can take a selfie or groupie and upload it to the site. Voi La!

USING DESKTOP COMPUTERS: Log into ITS Your Race as usual. Search for the race and bring up the main page. Select RESULTS. Input your name in the search bar on the middle right side. When your name pops up, click UPDATE TIME and fill in HH MM SS. Save your time and you are done. You will NOT be able to upload pictures via your desktop.

All proceeds from this event will benefit Meridian Behavioral Healthcare, Inc.. Meridian's mission is to promote the health, recovery, and well-being of those affected by mental illnesses and substance use disorders through prevention, coordinated treatment, and supportive services.

Are you interested in becoming a sponsor or vendor at this event? Please contact Stephanie Esposito at 352.374.5600 X8630 or email

Check out the shirt this year!

Run the official Miles for Meridian course!

When & Where

Feb 6, 2021


7:30 AM

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