Michiana Dodger Runs 5K Walk / Run


Event Date

Sat, Jun 18, 2016


Granger, IN


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5K Run/Walk - Individual Registration

$23.50 $23.50 Closed

5K Run/Walk - Group Registration

$84 $110 Closed

About This Activity

CALLING ALL PUPS NEAR AND FAR!!  Join us in Chasing Down a Cure for Pet Cancer.  Let's run like someone left the gate open!!
Ready to enjoy a walk or run on a beautiful Summer morning, make new friends, get lots of hugs, and dress up for photos?!  YEEESSS!!!  Grab your humans and bring them to the Michiana Dodger Runs 5K Walk / Run at Heritage Square in Granger, Indiana!!  Join us in celebrating the unique human-animal bond on this special day, just for YOU and your beloved people!  Remember to be up-to-date on your vaccinations, bring your leash, and your family's running shoes...

What to expect? 

- CANCER SCREENINGS performed by our veterinarian at the Canine Cancer Care booth (no humans, please)

- Treats, giveaways, & merchandise at our supporter booths

- Music for your people to enjoy

- Bounce house for those little energetic humans

- Pink Awareness Fire Truck

Event details and schedule


7:00 AM Check-in & Race Day Registration
8:00 AM 5K Run / Walk Begins (All Ages)
9:00 AM Search & Rescue Demonstration
9:15 AM Awards Ceremony

- Top 3 Overall Male & Female
- Top 3 Male/Female Finishers Age Category
- Top 3 Pet Finishers
- Top Fundraiser
- Top Supporter

Drag your people to EARLY PACKET PICKUP Friday, June 17th from 4:00-7:00pm at Two Dogs and a Cat inside Heritage Square.  Psst... We hear they have a cat!  Our friends at Classic Critters Photography will also be joining us.  So, have your 2-legged hairless friend bathe and brush your teeth before arriving.  They take amazing photos with the best props!! 


All proceeds benefit non-profit organization Canine Cancer Care, Inc.  Their mission of raising canine cancer awareness, providing financial assistance for treatment, and supporting research to find cures becomes a reality when communities join together.  Let's stop cancer in it's tracks!!  Collect pledges to make a significant impact.  Check out www.dodgerruns.com for our Pledge Form.  Stay informed and enter PRE-RACE GIVEAWAYS by LIKING US on Facebook!


This year, we are excited about offering custom designed race bibs with chip timing!  No waiting...  Race results will be posted at the event, because we understand how important accurate, timely results are. 


We are pleased to provide a USA Track & Field Sanctioned and Certified Course.  A scenic course with lake views in beautiful Granger, Indiana!  Enjoy the recently widened Gumwood Road, the lake views in Quail Valley & Waterford Green, and the natural beauty of Brendon Hills. 

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