Grand River Run 8K Trail Race & 2K Fun Run/Walk

Other, 8K

Event Date

Sat, Sep 28, 2013


Ada, MI


About This Activity

Trail and road runners unite! Join us at Roselle Park (1010 Grand River Drive NE, Ada, MI 49301) SATURDAY, SEPT. 28TH @ 9 a.m. for the 2nd Annual GRAND RIVER RUN-8K timed race & 2K-FAMILY-FRIENDLY RUN/WALK as part of the 6th ANNUAL ROSELLE RIVER FESTIVAL.

The 8-K course consists of nearly equal parts paved and off-road trail running at a 240-plus acre nature preserve through wetlands, woodlands, and prairie meadows with beautiful views of the Grand River throughout most of the course. The course is mostly flat, yet challenging, with a few bumps, thumps and bridges involved. 8K runners are welcome to join a registered friend or family member and run the 2K course for free (for a 10K total run). Two water/aid stations are available. Grand River Run Medals and Prizes will be awarded to the top male/female finishers in each age bracket.

The 2K Family Fun Run/Walk is a flat, looped paved run with great views of the Grand River and wildlife. Children 4 and under can run/walk the 2K course for free with a registered 2K event adult (without a race t-shirt). All children finishers will receive ribbons and recognition at the finish line! One water/aid station is available.

* 8K @ 9 A.M.
* 2K @ 10:15 a.m.
* FREE FAMILY-FRIENDLY POST-RACE FESTIVAL! Come out for the run, and stay for the fun at the 6th Annual Roselle Park River Festival: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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