Running to Save the Kitties

Join Team MEOW for one of our major athletic events across California to walk or run toward helping SOXrescue provide life-saving programs and services to abandoned cats & kittens throughout the state.


Team MEOW participates in half marathons, 5 & 10Ks, and local fun runs. By joining us, you'll reach your fitness goals AND make a real difference for felines in need by raising much needed funding, supporting our mission and raising awareness of the Save the Kitties campaign.


Space is very limited for all of these races - so don't wait, contact us today!

Upcoming Races:


Ole 5-Que 5k Run/Walk:

Bakersfield, CA - May 6, 2017


Wind Wolves Preserve 10k Run/Walk/Hike:

Bakersfield, CA - April 8, 2017


Sole 2 Soul 5K Summer Series:

Fresno, CA - May 30, 2017


SoCal Wine Country Women's 5K/Half Marathon:

Temecula, CA - June 3, 2017


Rise Up 5K:

Various Cities in California - July 1, 2017


North Fresno Rotary Run for Humanity:

Fresno, CA - July 8, 2017


Rock to Pier Run/Half Marathon:

Morro Bay, CA - July 15, 2017


SAR Wild Run 5/10K:

Shaver Lake, CA - August 13, 2017


Tour de Meow 5K/10k Run/Walk:

Bakersfield, CA - September 16th, 2017


Bakersfield Marathon & Half (& 5k):

Bakersfield, CA - November 12, 2017


More runs coming soon.

Benefits of Joining Team MEOW

All Team MEOW participants receive:

  • Official race entry
  • Team MEOW gear to wear on race day
  • Access to Team MEOW events
  • A personal online fundraising page and guidance from Team MEOW staff

How to Join A Team MEOW Athletic Event

You can join Team MEOW by calling 661-440-6313 or emailing Stay tuned for announcements about future races across California.


*A fundraising commitment is required to join all Team MEOW Athletic Events.

**All Athletic events require an event registration fee to cover official registration costs. This cost can be reimbursed if participants reach the minimum fundraising goal or you can opt to donating it toward SOXrescue.

Team MEOW Locations


Team Captain - Brady Downs


Los Angeles

Team Captain - Vacant


San Francisco

Team Captain - Vacant


Inland Empire

Team Captain - Vacant


San Diego

Team Captain - Vacant



Team Captain - Vacant


If you don't have a Team Captain in your area and would like to lead the way, email us at and start your team today!


Frequently Asked Questions

Click to expand

Still have questions? Please contact a Team MEOW staff member at 661-440-6313 or emailing

© 2017 SOXrescue. All Rights Reserved - Bakersfield, CA 93309

SOXrescue is a 501(c)(3) registered nonprofit animal welfare organization that is dedicated to saving abandoned cats & kittens from euthanasia and

Our No-kill Cat Shelter is Sponsored & Funded by

Cats Against the World

Cats Against The World donates 100% of all profits to SOXrescue to support our mission to Save the Kitties

Thank you to our Sponsors & Partners for supporting our mission to Save the Kitties

Privacy Policy