MGM Airport Runway 5K

montgomery, AL

Montgomery Regional Airport Runway 5K 
June 10,2023 at 7:30 AM

About: The Montgomery Regional Airport is excited to host its first Runway 5K. The MGM Runway 5K will take place on a closed course located on the MGM airfield with roughly four miles of runway. Runners will have a chance to run beside aircraft and get a close-up view of aircraft landing and taking off. The uniqueness of this event allows runners to experience the airport grounds, amazing views of the MGM terminal and participate in a 5K race like no other! You must register to participate. Children 14 and under must be accompanied by a registered adult. The race will be limited to the first 500 participants. Registered participants will be able to run or walk the race. Register early!

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Registration: There is a limit of 500 runners for the first annual event. Online registration is encouraged and on-site registration will be limited the day of the event. Participants registered early will be guaranteed a t-shirt on Race Day. Later registrants will receive t-shirts as supplies last. Registration includes MGM 5K race shirt, bib, MGM Water bottle, and clear backpack that will be used to bring into race site.

Packet Pick up:
Packets will be available to be picked up at the Montgomery Regional Airport (4445 Selma Highway
Montgomery, Al 36108) Taxi Building, beginning Thursday, June 8th and Friday, June 9th. There will be limited packet pick-up day of the race. Please review the runner's guide for packet pick-up times. Please visit for all race related infomation. 

The Course: The course features a 5K run, which is the length of the runway. All runners must begin the race no later than 8:00 a.m. and be able to complete the chosen course and be off the runway by 8:30 a.m. so that it can be reopened for aircraft traffic. Please visit for all race related infomation. 

Parking: Free parking will be available within the Montgomery Regional Airport Parking lot. All registered participants will receive (one) parking pass. The parking lot entrance will open at 5:00 a.m. A shuttle will be provided to bus runners to the event site. 

Time Keeper: This is a chip-timed event done by About:Time:Events
About Time LLC reserves the right to alter, postpone or cancel any event for safety concerns.
This may include severe weather, security issues, construction, accidents or other issues that may
affect the safety of participants. When possible and if feasible an event may be rescheduled.
There is no guarantee that it could, can, or will be rescheduled.

Bag Policy: Authorized bags allowed will be allowed, diaper bags will be allowed but will be subject to search. MGM will provide clear totes to registered participants and a gear check station will be available. 

Gear Check: A station will be open for you to store your permitted items. Runners must include their last
name, and bib number on the bag. Please use the bag given out during packet pick up for the gear check.

Security Checkpoint: There will be a security checkpoint for all runners and spectators upon entering the
MGM Runway 5K event site. All bags and backpacks will be subject to inspection. No weapons, drugs, or alcohol are permitted.

Medals: All registered participants will receive a participation medal.

Photos: Race photos will be available for download from the Montgomery Regional Airport page. Keep
an eye out for our on-course/finish line photographers and be prepared to strike a pose!

A few simple rules:

1. Anyone participating in the 5K must register. No skateboards, rollerblades, bikes or pets allowed.

2. Stay on the course. Anyone deviating from the course will be removed from the race.

3. All participant registrations are non-transferable and non-refundable.

4. Selfie sticks will NOT be allowed on the runway.

5. All race participants must access the racecourse by using the provided shuttle. Please refer to the Runners Guide that can be found on the MGM Runway 5K website listed below. 

6. All runners must begin the race no later than 8:00 a.m. and be able to complete the course and be off the runway by 8:30 a.m.

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No refunds

When & Where

Jun 10, 2023


7:30 AM

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