36th Annual Big Bird Run

Event Date

Sun, Nov 9, 2014


Roseville, MI

About This Activity

Register now for the 36th Annual Big Bird Run, a 10K, 4K, & 1Mile Fun Run on Sunday, November 9, 2014. Check-in is at 8:15 a.m., the run begins at 10:00 a.m. at the Recreation Center, 18185 Sycamore Street in Roseville.

Cost is $25 by 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5th or $30 on race day.  Registration includes age division awards (donated by Petitpren Distributors, Inc.), raffle prizes and refreshments. For more information or to download a registration form, or for online registration, please visit www.rare-mi.org or call (586) 445?5480 from 8:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

The Big Bird Run is a fast course that includes Gratiot Ave., the I-696 pedestrian bridge and several residential streets. Hanson’s Running Shops will provide gloves for all runners and raffle prizes.  Petitpren Distributors, Inc. will provide prizes for the age division winners in the 10K and 4K races.  They will also be providing various raffle prizes. Big Bird Run participants have a chance to win one of 24 frozen turkeys, compliments of Christian Financial Credit Union.  Other giveaways will include bagels, bottled water, and Fruit for runners, compliments of Joe Randazzo’s Fruit and Vegetables.  Anderson, Eckstein and Westrick, Inc. and the Body Shop will return to sponsor this year’s Big Bird Run and assist local community service organizations with their donations.

Proceeds from the Big Bird Run are given to the local community service organizations that assist local families and students in need. The organizations that provide volunteers for the run include: Roseville Kiwanis Club, Roseville Optimist Club, Eastside Teen Outreach, Roseville Handicapped Association, Roseville Caring Clowns, Lions Club, EDHS Band Boosters, RHS Band Boosters and the Roseville Goodfellows.

Michigan Runner Magazine will be videotaping the Big Bird Run for their website at www.michiganrunner.tv.              

Any questions on the above information please call Tony Lipinski
at (586) 445-5480 or e-mail to alipinski@roseville-mi.com. Thank you!

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