Why We Run Roads and Trails

1 Mile, 10K

Event Date

Sat, Apr 21, 2018


Saranac, MI


Activity Today Later

5k Run/Walk

$20 $20 Closed

10k run

$25 $25 Closed

Kids 1 Mile

$10 $10 Closed

Why We Run 5k Roads and Trails. Entry for both races 4/21 and 6/27

$30 $30 Closed

Why We Run 10k Roads and Trails. Entry for both races 4/21 and 6/27

$40 $40 Closed

About This Activity

Why We Run Roads” is a 5k/10k on a paved path, out and back, flat, fast and timed.

$20 for the 5k and $25 for the 10K!  (until April 19th online). Sign up on race day for $5 more ($25 for the 5k and $30 for the 10K)

This race is celebrating year 7!  And we are back to home base!!  The start and finish is on the bike path off Riverside Dr. located 4.7 miles East of Bridge St. coming from Saranac and 3.2 miles West of 66 coming from Ionia.

“Why We Run Trails” will be held on the beautiful trails surrounding Session Lake within the Ionia State Park on Wednesday evening June 27th starting 7PM. This is a timed but challenging 5k/10k option with a kids mile dash.

Sign up for both races and save $5 per race and also double your chance of winning a free entry for the Grand Rapids ½ or full marathon this fall!  Entry in to 1 race gives you 5 chances, entry in both gives you 10 chances!  A $140 value!

Awards: Overall winners for each race, male and female – will receive a certificate to Gazelle sports! Medals to top 3 in age groups.

As always, all race proceeds go back to our Annual Campaign to help promote health and wellness for EVERYONE!

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

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