Run Wild Missoula

Heart Throb 5K

Saturday, February 12, 2022

68Days 14Hours 18Minutes 10Seconds

Heart Throb 5K

Beat the winter doldrums by participating in the Heart Throb 5k, fueled by love!


Join us on Saturday, February 12th for the Heart Throb 5K and show your support for love! — Wear anything red/rainbow from a small accessory or a full head to toe outfit – and you could win a prize for best dressed! Group outfits encouraged!


Registration opens Thursday, December 2nd at 8:00 AM


A portion of this year’s race proceeds will go to The Center. The Center is an open, affirming environment for peoples of all sexual orientations and gender identity expressions. The Center fosters safe, inclusive, and welcoming spaces for community members to focus on identity development, self-care, empowerment, leadership development, and overall wellness.



This will be a great day to celebrate diversity, inclusion, and individual expression of truth. Let’s get together and embrace that LOVE IS LOVE!







Feb 12, 2022

Start Time:

10:00 AM

Start Location:

Silver Park, 700 Cregg Ln





Entry Fee: All participants receive chip timing, custom bib and prizes for best dressed!


Packet Pick Up:

  • Friday, February 11th from 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM at Run Wild Missoula (304 N Higgins, basement of Runner’s Edge)
  • Saturday at Race Start from 9:00 AM – 9:45 AM (Silver Park)
  • Packet Pickup will end promptly at 9:45 AM on race morning. We will not be able to provide you a bib number after 9:45 AM.
    • This will give you plenty of time to warm up and make it through the bathroom line before the race starts.
    • It will also give Competitive Timing enough time to get all of your data entered in the system for accurate race results.

Race Day:

Start Time: 10:00AM

Location: Silver Park near Ogren Park at Allegiance Field (700 Cregg Lane)


  • Click Here for Course Map
  • This course is open to strollers and walkers. NO DOGS PLEASE. There are no aid stations.
  • Please note that the race will START & FINISH in the same location.




  • Top 3 Best Dressed Overall
  • Best Dressed Couple
  • Best Dressed Group
  • There will be no overall or age group awards for this event.


Questions? Email Race Director Catherine Redfern


As outlined in the race waiver & acknowledgment, entry fees are non-refundable, non-transferable, and non-deferrable. To view the RWM race cancellation policy, click here.


Per Run Wild Missoula event policies, dogs are not allowed to participate in the event, with the exception of ADA Service Animals. Service animals must be on non-retractable, 6 foot or less leash.


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Thank You to Our Sponsors!

"What I found with Run Wild Missoula was a group of amazing people, some with a great deal of running experience and some like me: a rookie. But it doesn't matter because everyone is so supportive."

– Carol L.