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Diva Day 5K


Celebrate women in Missoula, and throughout Western Montana, at the Diva Day 5K Run/Walk event on Sunday, September 26th!  Be part of an event that promotes and supports empowering women and girls of all ages and abilities.  Western Montana's Divas are Resilient, Influential, Fierce, Confident, Powerful, Determined, Strong, and Driven.  Join our community of mothers, daughters, sisters, grandmothers, aunts, nieces, and friends, and make the most of this awesome morning filled with physical activity, camaraderie, and laughter.

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Race Date & Time: Sunday, September 26th at 8:30 AM
Updated 07/12/2021

Location: Community Medical Center Campus; 2827 Fort Missoula Road


Registration: Includes custom event swag, finisher's medal, chip timing, entry into post-race raffle drawing, and more! Run Wild Missoula members receive $2 discount!
Participant Cap: 600

  • June 24th through August 15th
    • $30 - 15 and Over
    • $20 - 14 and Under
  • August 16th through September 23rd
    • $40 - 15 and Over
    • $20 - 14 and Under
  • September 24th through the 26th
    • $45 - 15 and Over
    • $25 - 14 and Under
All community members are welcome to participate in the Diva Day 5K.  As is consistent with year's past, only participants who register as female will be eligible for the top finisher and age group awards.  The gender designation provided during registration will be accepted at face value, and no additional supporting evidence is required.

Run Wild Missoula will donate 20% of race proceeds to YWCA Missoula.  Domestic violence impacts the lives of countless women across all backgrounds, and is the leading cause of homelessness among families with children.  YWCA Missoula is committed to ending domestic and sexual violence because everyone deserves to be safe.  Funds raised will go to YWCA Missoula's Pathways Program, which provides shelter and support to survivors of interpersonal violence.  You can also make an optional donation during registration to further help support this great cause.

Teams: Get a group together and create a team for this year's Diva Day 5K!  Training and running with a group helps promote a healthy and social lifestyle.  Teams are not limited to a certain number of participants or ages.  Be sure to select you are registering with a team on the registration form.  Create or select your team from the drop-down menu during registration.

COVID-19 Guidelines:

  • If you are feeling sick or if anyone in your home is exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home.
  • Masks are not required at the event. However, if you are not vaccinated we highly recommend you wear a mask when you cannot socially distance from others.
  • We will offer a rolling start window of 5 minutes (8:30-8:35 AM) so that race participants can spread out and limit congestion. The event is chip timed, so your time will begin when you cross the start mat.
  • You must start with the gun if you are competing for top 3 overall awards. Age group awards will be based on chip time.
  • Hand sanitizer will be provided in the start finish area and at the aid station for runner’s use.  The aid station will be set up in a way to limit congestion and contact as much as possible.
  • We will offer a post race snacks and beverages that our volunteers will hand out.

Race Distance: 5K (3.1 miles) - runners and walkers of all ages and abilities are welcome

Course Map: Click Here
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Packet Pickup & Late Registration:

  • Friday, September 24th from 3:00 - 6:00 PM at Run Wild Missoula
  • Sunday, September 26th from 7:15 - 8:15 AM at the race start (Community Medical Center)
    • Packet Pickup will end promptly at 8:15 AM on race morning.  We will not be able to provide you a bib number after 8:15 AM.


  • Top 3 Overall Finishers
  • Top 1 Age Group Finishers
  • Age Groups: 9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
  • Additional Awards for Individuals & Teams
  • Male participants are not eligible for overall or age group awards
Door Prizes: Random drawings from the list of finishers.  Must be present to win.
  • Runner's Edge Gift Bag full of Goodies!
  • Gift Cards to Lambert Family Chiropractic!
  • 1 of 4 $50 Bills!
  • Key Running Class Pass!
  • And More!

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As outlined in the race waiver & acknowledgement, 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 this event with the exception of ADA Service Animals.  Service animals must be on non-retractable, 6 foot or less leash.

Thank You 2021 Sponsors!



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Run Wild Missoula acknowledges that we are in the homelands of the Salish and Kalispel people. Today, we offer our respect for their history and culture, for their ancient and continuing presence in this landscape, and for the path they have shown us in caring for this place for the generations to come.

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