History Hustle - Run Albion Series

Fri June 26, 2020 Albion, MI US 49224 Directions
Events

History Hustle 5K

$25 6:30PM EDT - 9:00PM EDT Price increases after June 14, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

Kids Fun Run

$0 6:30PM EDT - 9:00PM EDT Registration ends June 26, 2020 at 6:30pm EDT

Virtual History Hustle 5K

$25 Registration ends June 26, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://runalbion.com.

Place
400 S. Superior St.
Albion, MI US 49224
Description

You would never guess that Albion was the Sunday night hang out for the infamous Purple Gang or the two sons that started Mother’s Day gave their first Mother’s Day speech in Goodrich Chapel but throughout the History Hustle, you’ll learn fun facts about Albion’s history and pass by locations where history happened.

Your Registration Does More Than Secure Your Spot…
When you register for a Run Albion event you are giving back to the Albion community. With the generous support of our sponsors, we are able to cover the cost of the entire series. Each registration fee is then used as a donation to a local nonprofit organization that provides course volunteers. In 2019 Run Albion donated nearly $3,000 across five different nonprofits. In fact, one donation made by Run Albion doubled the organizations operating budget for the entire year!

5K Run/Walk.  The 5K is open to strollers and dogs. Kids Fun Run is free.

5k Special pricing: Students 18 and under $10 discount off the entry fee. Applied automatically during checkout.

Check-In and On-Site Registration: 5PM – 6PM

Race Start: 6:30PM

The race will be professionally timed by the Michigan Running Foundation. Results will be posted live during the race and online at Runmichigan.com

HISTORY HUSTLE AWARDS

This year, all participants will receive a finisher medal.  Awards will also be given to the top 5 men and top 5 women overall for the in-person individual events.  Points will be award to all History Hustle participants which will be used in determining series awards.  

SERIES SCORING AWARDS

When you participate in Run Albion events, you're eligible for series awards when you participate in two out of the three events.  For detailed scoring information visit, runalbion.com

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

VIRTUAL 5K RUN/WALK

If you cannot make the Run Albion series events in person, but you would still like to participate and support the local non-profits that are beneficiaries of Run Albion's proceeds, you can complete the Virtual Run Albion series! A virtual race is a race that can be run (or walked) from any location you choose.  You can run, jog, or walk on the rod, or the trail, or the treadmill, at the gym or on the track (or even at another race). You get to run your own race, at your own pace, and time it yourself. All participants will receive a medal! 

What: This is a virtual race, so you choose your own course and time yourself.

When: Complete your race any time on or before June 29th. Medals will ship by July 17, 2020. 

Where: You choose the course and you time yourself.  Text your results using the link provided when you signed up and that will be your official time.

Why: You want to participate because you love Albion as much as we do, you just can't always be in Albion in person.

Cost: The price is $25 and includes a finishers medal and race swag. 

Series Awards: Just as with our in-person event, we'll award overall series awards if you participate in 2 out of the 3 virtual events.  It is important to note that if you participate in 1 in-person event and 2 virtual events, you'll be eligible for virtual series awards but if you participate in 2 in-person events and 1 virtual event, you'll be eligible for in-person series awards. Your points between the two different event types will not be combined, virtual points will go towards virtual overall series awards and in-person points will go towards in-person overall series awards. 

 

 

Run for FREE & Cool SWAG!

Run/Walk 1 Race for FREE when 3 participants sign up using your referral code for the same event! If you're the rock star we all know you are, when 5 participants sign up for the same Run Albion event as you, using your referral code, you'll earn a special Run Albion zip-up hoodie! Applies only to each individual race in the Run Albion Series and not the series itself.

Register for the event, share your unique referral code with friends, family, etc. When you have 3 referrals you'll get a refund equal to one race fee.  When you get 5 referrals you'll get a free zip-up hoodie! 

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This race is endorsed by The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and part of the 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 1st until December 31st. Points earn cool swag and a chance to win various prizes! To sign up and learn more click HERE. There is no cost to this challenge.

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