RunTough for Team Tommy 2019

Sat September 28, 2019 Allendale, MI US 49401 Directions

5K Race

9:30AM EDT - 10:30AM EDT

The 3rd Annual RunTough for Team Tommy is a family-friendly 5K and 1M Fun Run/Walk with 2 ways to participate:

  1. GRAND RAPIDS RunTough for Team Tommy - Join the Ruddy Family on September 28th in Allendale, MI 5k and 1 mile options both run or walk available for all ages!
  2. VIRTUAL RunTough for Team Tommy - you choose the date, the time, and the location for your run or walk.

All proceeds will go to The ChadTough Foundation, whose mission is to fund research and raise awareness for pediatric brain cancer with an emphasis on Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG).   

Did you know?

  • Cancer is the number one disease killer of children in America
  • Brain tumors are the leading cause of cancer-related death in children
  • DIPG is the leading cause of death from brain tumors in children
  • ONLY roughly 4% of the taxpayer-funded National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) annual budget is directed toward pediatric cancer (not brain cancer but ALL pediatric cancer).

Friday, September 27th:
           5:30-7:30 pm –Race Packet Pick-Up in the BACK of the greenhouse
                                    @ Countryside Greenhouse 9050 Lake Michigan Drive Allendale MI 49401
Saturday, September 28th:
          7:30 am – Registration & Race Packet Pick-Up
          8:30 am – Opening Ceremony
          9:00 am – 1M Fun Run/Walk begins
          9:30 am – 5K Run begins
          11:00 am – End of activities

Please note this is an off road, grass track.  All terrain strollers and wheelchairs will be acceptable for the course.  Pets are welcomed.

Sign-up today!  All participants registered by September 6th are guaranteed a race shirt and a finishing award. Awards will be given for the 5K top male and female racers overall.

To learn more about the ChadTough Foundation, its inspiration, Chad Carr, and Team Tommy, an official ChadTough Partner Family, go to

Countryside Greenhouse
9050 Lake Michigan Drive
Allendale, MI US 49401
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Race Route at Countryside Greenhouse



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