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Woofer Walk & 5k


Sat May 19, 2018
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Location: East Lansing, MI US 48824 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk, Walk Only
Place
542 Auditorium Rd
East Lansing, MI US 48824
Events
Event Time Price Details
Woofer Walk & 5k (Timed 5k)
Time
11:00AM EDT
N/A
Woofer Walk & 5k (Untimed 1 Mile Walk)
Time
11:00AM EDT
N/A
Description

***ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED*** You can register in person on Friday, 5/18 from 5PM to 8PM at Playmakers in Okemos or Saturday, 5/19 starting at 10AM at the MSU Auditorium.

,Bring your dog and join us at the Woofer Walk & 5k for an untimed 1-mile walk or an officially-timed 5k run on MSU's beautiful campus to raise funds for the homeless animals at the Ingham County Animal Shelter! Funds will support the Shelter Fund and the Animal Care Fund, which provides a full-time Animal Cruelty Officer for the entirety of Ingham County (who works directly with law enforcement and the Prosecutor’s Office to find and bring those guilty of animal neglect and abuse to justice) and helps defray the costs of housing, medication, veterinary care, and rehabilitation for animals seized in criminal cases or who have otherwise been neglected, injured or abused.

In addition to the 5k and Walk we will have a number of other free fun activities and vendor booths to visit and enjoy before race kickoff, such as facepainting, dog agility-course demos, DJ music, and photo opportunities with ICAC mascot Chippy! 

Awards: Overall male and female and 1st, 2nd and 3rd in age groups male and female Under 20, 21-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70+

Any registrants past the t-shirt order deadline of May 10th will receive a t-shirt at packet pick up.  Sizes are not guaranteed.  Additional shirts will be available for purchase the day of the event.

Registration Pre-Check-in will be available at Playmakers Okemos (2299 W Grand River Ave)
Friday, May 18, 5-8PM if you would like to pick up your t-shirt and info (+ race bib) and beat the line on Saturday morning!

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

Refer friends and get a $10 refund

Get the word out to your friends about this great race! When you refer 3 or more participants you'll get a refund of up to $10.00! Details provided at checkout.

This race is endorsed by The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and part of the 2018 Michigan Fitness Foundation Challenge. The challenge encourages Michiganders to engage with events that promote physical activity, health and wellness. You will receive a FIT point for every endorsed event you participate in or volunteer for from January 1, 2018 until December 31st, 2018. Points earn cool swag and a chance to win a trip to the Grand Hotel at Mackinac! To sign up and learn more click HERE. There is no cost to this challenge.

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Donate and Receive a FREE Entry!

If you would like to support our cause and get a free entry to the race donate $50. When you register for the race your entry will be free! Simply Sign Up and follow the steps to register and on the donation screen enter $50. ($25 discount applied during checkout for 5k, $20 discount applied for 1 mile. Valid until May 13th) Donate $25 and you'll receive a $10 discount off your 5k/1 mile race entry fee.

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