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In Honor of the Survivors

Molly’s Miles 5K, 10K, & Virtual Run is a mid-Missouri race that is held in Columbia, MO & honors the survivors of law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty. All proceeds benefit the Missouri Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) The event honors the surviving families and affected co-workers of Missouri law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty.

Event Information

Event Date: Saturday, April 7, 2018

Event Time: TBD

Event Location: Molly Bowden Memorial Park,
900 W. Nifong Boulevard, Columbia, MO 65203

Event Distance: 5K=3.1 miles or 10K=6.2 miles

2018 Pricing

5K - Adults


5K - Youth

$20ages 12 & under

10K - Adults


Virtual Run


5K & 10K price will increase $5 after the first 500 registrants.

2018 Schedule of Events

  • Saturday, October 7, 2017

    2:00-10:00 p.m.: Kick-Off Event @ Truman’s Bar & Grill, 3304 W. Broadway Business Park Court. Get a early start on registering for the 2018 Molly’s Miles and receive a free koozie! Appetizer bar will be provided by Truman’s for those who register or donate.

  • Friday, April 6, 2018

    Packet Pick-Up: Check back soon for details!

  • Saturday, April 7, 2018

    Molly’s Miles 5K & 10K: Check back soon for details!


Course Information

The 2018 Molly’s Miles 5K and 10K will start and finish at the Molly Bowden Memorial Park at 900 W. Nifong Boulevard. The route is relatively flat through urban areas on the south side of Columbia. It is a beginner-friendly course with Aid Stations containing water and light first aid. Molly’s Miles is sanctioned with USA Track and Field. 

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Distinctive Awards will be presented to:

Top three overall male in the 5K

Top three overall female in the 5K

Top three overall male in the 10K

Top three overall female in the 10K

Finisher medals will be presented to every race finisher. 


Molly’s Miles 5K would like to thank all of their sponsors for making this event possible: Ultramax Sports for providing race management, Boone Hospital Center for lending space around their Nifong Medical Plaza for race day events, and assisting with advertising of the event, and Fast Yeti for providing the participant shirts for Molly’s Miles.

For more information on sponsorship opportunities, click here. Questions regarding sponsoring this event can be directed to MollysMiles5K@gmail.com.

Cumulus Media is the official radio sponsor of Molly’s Miles. Listen live today by visiting:

2018 Sponsorship Opportunities

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