Heart of a Lion

1 Mile

Event Date

Sun, Sep 16, 2018


Jackson, MI


Activity Today Later

5k Run/Walk

$25 $30 Register

About This Activity

Mark your calendars for the fourth annual Special Olympics Michigan Area 19 (Jackson County), chip timed 5K Run/Walk at the beautiful Ella Sharp Park located at 2800 Fourth St. Jackson, MI 49203. The race will be held on Sunday September 16th at 9 a.m. with a SOMI athlete/kids Fun Run to follow.

Awards will be given for 1st-3rd places for divisions Male, Female, Male masters (40+) and Female Masters (40+).

Packet pick up will be on Saturday September 15th from 3pm-5pm at the Special Olympics office 3010 Wildwood Ave Suite 6 Jackson MI.

Race Day Registration and packet pick up will start at 7am

Proceeds from this race will be used to provide year round sports training and athletic competition for persons with intellectual disabilities. All proceeds stay in Jackson, County.

The race will be professionally timed by the Michigan Running Foundation. Results will be posted during the race and on the web at Playmakers.com.

* Please note that race shirts cannot be guaranteed if registered after September 1st and will be given to registrants on a first come / first serve basis while supplies last. 

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