REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR NINTH ANNUAL FORE! MILER
Race Set for May 25 Will Kick Off 2023 Memorial Tournament Week
DUBLIN, Ohio – Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday announced today the return of the FORE! Miler, a 4-mile road race that will kick off the 48th playing of the prestigious PGA TOUR event hosted annually by golf legend Jack Nicklaus at Muirfield Village Golf Club. The race serves as a fundraiser that highlights and benefits the alliance between Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, and Stephen and Ayesha Curry’s Eat. Learn. Play. Foundation.
The FORE! Miler will begin at 7 p.m. EDT on Thursday, May 25. The race will follow a route that starts and ends at Muirfield Village Golf Club and includes Memorial Drive, Avery Road, Brand Road, Muirfield Drive and Kinross Court. After the race, runners and walkers will enjoy a free Post-Race Party at Muirfield Village Golf Club. The FORE! Miler is limited to the first 3,000 runners and walkers.
Registration for the FORE! Miler is NOW open at www.foremiler.com. Race fees are $45 per person during this special early registration period available through March 26. Race fees from March 27 through April 23 are $50 per person; and $55 per person starting April 24 until sold out. Participants that register three (or more) racers at the same time will receive a discount of $15 off the total race fee cost.
This year’s FORE! Miler also offers a virtual race packet. The cost is $55 per racer and is available through race day, Thursday, May 25. Note: All virtual race packets will be mailed the week of May 22.
All proceeds from the FORE! Miler benefit Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Eat. Learn. Play. Foundation. The race has raised more than $316,000 for charity since it began in 2015.
Race participants receive an Official FORE! Miler-themed shirt, an Official FORE! Miler-themed Finisher’s Medal, one complimentary Practice Round ticket ($50 value) to the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday (good for any one day, Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday, with Wednesday’s ticket including access to the Official Pro-Am and Memorial Honoree Ceremony) and a complimentary adult beverage at the Post-Race Party.
“The FORE! Miler continues to be recognized as one of the more enjoyable running events in Columbus and a must attend in Dublin,” said Memorial Tournament Executive Director Dan Sullivan. “This community-focused race owes much of its success to event partners City of Dublin, Nationwide, Miller Lite, Coca-Cola, Giant Eagle and WBNS. Their support has made it possible for the FORE! Miler to raise important funds for Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Eat. Learn. Play. Foundation, while also highlighting the alliance with the Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation.”
The Memorial Tournament, scheduled for May 29 – June 4, will once again collaborate with M3S Sports to operate the FORE! Miler. The Memorial and M3S will work closely with City of Dublin officials to create a first-class race experience for participants and Dublin residents alike.
"Dublin is proud to be a healthy and amenity-rich city with an ideal environment for all to thrive, and the FORE! Miler aligns perfectly with our vision of being a resilient community that values physical and mental wellness,” said City Manager Megan O’Callaghan. “The race has become a beloved tradition that kicks off one of the most important weeks of the year in our city. It is an opportunity for everyone, especially our valued residents in Muirfield Village, to participate or cheer on the participants who help raise money and awareness for the worthy causes supported by the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday."
For more information and to register for the FORE! Miler, please visit www.foremiler.com.
For more information about the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday, please visit thememorialtournament.com. For the latest news and updates on social media, follow the Tournament on Twitter and Instagram at @MemorialGolf and on Facebook at Facebook.com/theMemorialTournament.
About the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday
The Memorial Tournament presented by Workday is held annually at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio, a suburb of Columbus. The Tournament, founded and hosted by Jack Nicklaus, is conducted each year with three goals in mind: to honor the memory of individuals living and deceased who have distinguished themselves in the game of golf; to showcase the world’s best golfers competing on one of the most challenging venues in the world for the enjoyment of spectators; and to benefit many Greater Columbus Charities in alliance with the Nicklaus Children's Health Care Foundation, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Eat. Learn. Play. Foundation and numerous other local organizations. For more information, visit www.thememorialtournament.com or call 614-889-6700.
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