Silver Mile Run for Education


10th anniversary on May 9, 2015

PHMEF will be marking the 10th Anniversary of the Silver Mile Run for Education & Health and Fitness Fair on May 9, 2015. The event will feature a 5K Run/Walk, a 1-mile Fun Walk, and new … 1-mile timed run on the Penn High School track!

Online registration is now open. Click here to register.

We are thrilled to have the Grissom Middle School Drum Brigade (a PHMEF fall grant recipient) to kick off the 5K Run/Walk with a drum line!

Look for other new additions to mark the 10th anniversary such as:

- Carbon’s Golden Malted waffles for sale after the 5K Run
-  Need Mother Day’s gifts or books for summer reading? Barnes & Noble will be on hand in the Expo area.

Thank you to the following businesses and organizations for their support of the 10th Anniversay of the Silver Mile Run for Education & Health and Fitness Fair!

  • Presenting sponsor - Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center

  • Media Sponsors - Fox 28, Sunny 101.5 and 94.3

  • Bachelor's Level - Gurley Leep Subaru, Mardot

  • High School Level - Sodexo

  • Middle School Level - Sodexo - US Bankcorp - Zolman Tire

  • Elementary School Level - 1st Source Bank, McDonald Physical Therapy

Packet pickup times and race day information.

  • Friday, May 8

  • 5:30 - 7:30pm Main Arena, Packet Pickup. Use Door D to enter

  • Saturday, May 9

  • 7:15-8:30 am Registration and Packet Pickup

  • 8:45 am Mandatory warm-up on track

  • 9 am 5K Run/Walk start

  • 9:05 am 1-Mile Fun Walk

  • 10 am 5K Run/Walk Awards Ceremony, Main Arena

  • 10:45 am Begin 1-Mile Timed Run heats on the track

  • 8:30 am - Noon Silver Mile Health and Fitness Fair, Penn High School

Come and join the exciting health & fitness expo in the Penn High School cafeteria.

  • Martin's Super Markets

  • McDonald Physical Therapy

  • Barnes & Noble

  • Many more to come!

More than 150 items will be available for bidding. Items include:

  • Full brace set by Dr. Shawn Long

  • Penn High School Parking Passes

  • Golf Packages

  • Restaurant Packages

  • Penn High School Spirit Wear

Stay tuned for a more complete listing

We thank Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center for its presenting sponsorship. Our returning media sponsors FOX 28, Sunny 101.5 and Z94.3 will help spread the news about this great community event.

Stay tuned throughout the winter for updates about sponsors, race registration, and other opportunities. For questions about the event, to volunteer, or donate contact Jan Spalding at