2016 Dyngus Day Dash - "The Original!"


Event Date

Mon, Mar 28, 2016


Michigan City, IN


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$30 $30 Closed

About This Activity

Get an early 5k under your belt!

Our Dyngus Day Dash is the perfect opportunity to start setting you sights on your running goals for 2016.  Get out in the cool, crisp air and celebrate Dyngus Day!

PLUS!! - This year we are very pleased to announce that the race will be run to benefit Reins of Life - Therepeutic Horseback Riding Program!  Reins of Life is located in Michigan City.  Their mission is to improve the quality of life for children and adults with disabilities through equine-assisted therapy.  This is a great opportunity to come out and support a worthwhile cause that does tremendous good in our community.  You'll run this race knowing that the money you have spent will have a huge impact in helping others!

Awards will be presented to the overall Male & Female winners and to the first three males and females on the following age groups:  8 and under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and over.

Event details and schedule

The race starts at 6:00 pm in front of Northwest Athletic Club at 301 W. Kieffer Road in Michigan City, IN.  The roads will be closed for the duration of the race.  Packet pickup starts at 4:00 pm.  Bag check will be available to all runners.

It heads west on Kieffer Road to Hitchcock, then north on Hitchcock to the turnaround on Pheasant Run Drive.  You will return to the finish line at NAC where we will be waiting for you with food, beverages and entertainment inside the club.

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