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


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.

Frequently Asked Questions

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


SOXrescue is a 501(c)(3) registered nonprofit organization that is dedicated to rehabilitating & housing homeless cats, and provides adoption, spay/neuter and emergency support.

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