STAY (Seniors, Teens, Adults, Youth) Fit For Health 3K Walk/5K Walk/Run

1 Mile, Other, 5K

Event Date

Sat, Jul 23, 2016


Redford, MI


Activity Today Later

Fun Run

$10 $10 Closed


$25 $25 Closed

5K Walk

$35 $35 Closed

5K Run

$35 $35 Closed

About This Activity

Detroit Parks & Recreation Department STAY Fit for Health Walk/Run encourages Seniors, Teens, Adults and Youth to live healthy and active life by using the parks.  STAY Fit for Health is about awareness of park(s) within the community and having fun just steps away your home while supporting the programs of the Detroit Parks & Recreation Department (ie. youth basketball/baseball, adult/senior fitness/strenght training, teen mentoring and much more)!  This event is for everyone!  Come Dress As Your Favorite Superhero!

Detroit Parks & Recreation Department STAY Fit for Health Walk/Run event is a 3K Walk, timed 5K Walk/Run and Fun Run for ages 7 – 13.  We even allow leashed animals to walk with participants of the 3K.

Age categories: 7-12, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

Distance: Fun Run = 1/2 Mile, 3K - 1.86 Miles, 5K = 3.1 Miles

Registration Fee:

Early Bird

Non Timed     Fun Run (7 - 12)   $10

Non Timed     3K Walk (All Ages)  $25

Timed             5K Walk/Run (13+) $35

After June 1

Non Timed     Fun Run (7-12)  $15

Non-Timed     3K Walk (All Ages)  $30

Timed             5K Walk/Run (13+)  $40

Event Time (subject to change with notice)

7:30 am  Check In

8:15 am  Costume Judging

8:45 am  Warm Up

9:00 am  Fun Run, 5K Run

9:15 am  5K Walk

9:45 am  3K Walk

Rules & Regulations:  On-site registration Available 9:00 am; Packet Pick-up July 21 | 10 am – 3 pm | Northwest Activities Center; July 22 | 3 pm – 8 pm | Rouge Park ~ Brennan Pool; Registration after July 8 are not guarantee a T-shirt; Participants under 18 years old must have their entry from signed by a parent/guardian; Packets not picked up will not be mailed out; All protest related to results must be submitted within 30 minutes after the official announcement of winners; Race bib numbers and electronic timing chips must be worn at all times during the race.  Bib numbers must be pinned on front-of your running shirt;

All registered participants will receive a Custom Participation Medal and Event T-Shirt.  Awards will be given to 1st Place Overall and Age categories.  2016 Best Super Hero costume award will also be given to participant and man’s best friend. 

In the event of heavy rain, lightening or other inclement weather the event will be delay. The event will not be postponed until another day. Should the inclement weather persist for more than an hour the event will be canceled. If the rain occurs after the start of the race, you are advised to seek shelter. If you wish to continue with the race you do so at your own risk. NO refund will be issued if event is cancelled for act of nature

All proceeds will benefit Detroit Parks & Recreation Department programs related to our mind, body and spirit.

Waiver & Liability ~ Race Agreement: I know that my participation in the Detroit Parks & Recreation Department’s STAY Fit for Health event is potentially a hazardous activity, which could cause injury or death. I will not enter and participate unless I am medically able and properly trained.  My signature certify that I am properly trained, medically able and in good health to participate in this event. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this event, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I attest that I have read the rules of the race and agree to abide by them.  I assume all risks associated with my participation in this event, including but not limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. I understand that bicycles, skateboards, roller skates or roller blades and unleashed animals are not allowed in the race and I will abide by all race rules.  Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and inconsideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Detroit Parks & Recreation Department, STAY Fit for Health event, the City of Detroit, all event sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event.  I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose.

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