Fun Runs

Mayor’s Cup Fun Runs

1 & 2 Mile Mayor’s Cup Fun Run Information

  • Participants can participate in the 1 mile race, the 2 mile race or both races with the same bib.
  • The course is flat and within city limits.
  • Course monitoring and support services will stop at 9:30 am.
  • Event open only to registered participants wearing a bib due to permits and insurance restrictions.
  • Wheelchairs and baby strollers are allowed in all events.  However, animals, skateboards, bikes, skates, or other wheeled devices are not permitted.
  • Restrooms are available at the YMCA, near the start/finish line and in the lower floor of the Justice building.
  • If you experience difficulties of any kind, please stop and ask a patrol unit for assistance.


A slightly new course was set in 2019. See the 1 and 2 mile fun run maps.

Runner Statistics

In 2019: 1,849 registered runners.  1,200 runners from 20 schools were in the school competition plus 649 individuals entered.

From Gary Wheeler, Mayor of Medford

“Thanks for allowing me to participate in a wonderful event. I cannot imagine how much effort goes into making things run as smoothly as they do.”