About this Event
Join us for the 11th annual Habitat Home Run, a 5k, 10k, and 1 mile fun run on Saturday, August 22, 2020! Run through our fast, flat, and shady course on our race route in Woodland Heights, Habitat’s partner in Neighborhood Revitalization! All proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity’s Neighborhood Revitalization efforts in Woodland Heights.
The Habitat Home Run: 5k, 10k, 1 mile run is presented by Great American Title Company – a six-year partnership!
Pick your distance at the Habitat Home Run with a 5k, 10k, and 1 mile fun run option. Start and finish at historic Lafayette Park (202 E. Atlantic) in the Woodland Heights Neighborhood. A fast, flat, and shady route that has been revitalized by Habitat’s construction team and volunteers; see charming features the Moon City Creative District, and more!
Register online here, or download a paper registration form: Race Registration Form. To pay in person by cash or check, please visit Habitat for Humanity ReStore at 2410 S. Scenic Ave. Springfield, MO 65807.
One Mile Fun Run: $25 pre-registration; $30 race day (ages 5 and under free)
5k : $30 pre-registration; $35 race day
10k: $35 pre-registration; $40 race day
Register before August 1st to be guaranteed a Habitat Home Run event shirt.
Children under 5 may participate at no charge, but will not receive a shirt or bag. Participants with strollers and walkers should start at the back of the group. Race day registration begins at 6:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 22 at Lafayette Park.
Overall Winners: Top 3 male and female participants in both 5k & 10k will receive a gift certificate prize.
Age Division Prizes: Open to the 5k & 10k, male and female participants. Awards for first, second, and third place.
Age groups: <14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
Award Ceremony Details:
After the race, stick around for our awards ceremony! We’ll have great refreshments in Lafayette Park!
Packet Pick Up:
Collect your race packet at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, August 21, 2020. Your packet will include vendor goodie bags, an event shirt, race bib, and race day instructions. Packet pick up is also available on-site from 6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 22, 2020 at Lafayette Park – 202 E. Atlantic.
Parking for race participants can be found in designated parking lots at Reed Academy, Woodland Heights Presbyterian, and at the Springfield Dream Center. Volunteers will be available to direct parking. Additional parking can be found alongside the streets. Review the Race Map to see designated lots.
More than 100 volunteers are needed to support the 10th annual Habitat Home Run! All volunteers will receive a FREE volunteer shirt from Habitat for Humanity! To register as a volunteer for the Habitat Home Run, please contact Ryan Gipson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 417-829-4001 ext.112.