Series Info

Due to overwhelming demand, we have expanded the MIA RUNWAY 5K 2023 SERIES to now include Miami International, Miami-Opa locka Executive and Miami Executive (formerly Kendall-Tamiami) airports , which combined are expected to host over 5,000 participants and spectators. Don’t miss out on your chance to participate in and/or partner with our unique event benefitting the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign.

Have you ever been on an airplane, looked out the window and said, “How cool would it be to  run on the runway?” The MIA RUNWAY 5K 2023 SERIES lets you do just that, run the runway of three major airports in Miami-Dade County. The series kicks off in March at Miami-Opa locka Executive Airport (OPF), followed by Miami Executive Airport (TMB) in April. The final destination in the series is MIA, where you will have the unique  opportunity to run on the 8,600-foot-long runway 8L-26R.

Registration is Now Open for the following events ONLY:

  • MIA Runway 5K Series (all 3 races)
  • OPF Runway 5K (March 18)
  • TMB Runway 5K (April 8)
  • MIA Runway 5K (October 21)

The MIA Runway 5K event on October 21 will open for registration on June 7th. Prior to May, the only way to secure a spot for the MIA race is to register for the entire Runway 5K Series.

Our Runways


OCTOBER 21, 2023

The final runway of the MIA Runway 5K 2023 Series is at MIA. Participants will experience a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to run on runway 8L-26R at MIA. The event will begin inside the 25,000-sq.-ft. American Airlines Maintenance hangar right on the edge of the runway.

MIA is America’s busiest airport for international passengers and freight, and the leading economic engine for Miami-Dade County and the state of Florida, generating business revenue of $31.9 billion annually.

The 2023 MIA Runway 5K on October 21 will be capped at 2,500 participants and will not open for registration as a stand-alone race until the first two races have been completed. To guarantee a spot in the MIA race, participants must register for the entire MIA Runway 5K Series.

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(formerly Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport)

 APRIL 8, 2023

Home to one of the busiest general aviation airports in Florida, serving corporate, recreational, flight training, and governmental agency activities, Miami Executive Airport provides the second runway of the MIA Runway 5K 2023 Series. This race will be hosted at Wings Over Miami Museum. Wings Over Miami Air Museum serves as a tribute to those aviators and veterans who pioneered civilian and military aviation.


MARCH 18, 2023

Home to the world’s busiest U.S. Coast Guard Air/Sea Rescue Station, Miami-Opa locka Executive Airport provides the first runway in the MIA Runway 5K 2023 Series.

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