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Sat July 21, 2018 Battle Creek, MI US 49015 Directions
Events

5k Run/Walk

8:30AM EDT - 10:30AM EDT

5k Run/Walk - Dogs

8:30AM EDT - 10:30AM EDT
Place
2500 Watkins Rd
Battle Creek, MI US 49015
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://hs-scm.org/wordpress/?page_id=2552.

Description

9th annual Strut for the Strays! The CHIPPED timed, USATF Certified course, starts on the road (Watkins to Stone Jug to Gethings and back) and finishes on the trails behind the shelter.  Leashed dogs are welcome to attend and participate in the event!

Register 3 or more at the same time and receive $2 off per registrant! (does not apply to canine registration)

T-shirts are provided for all paid participants registered by July 07, 2018, participants registered after will receive shirts as supplies last.

People Awards: There are prizes for the first place participant in three categories: men, women 17 and old and kids 16 and younger. Medals for second and third in those categories.

Canine Awards: This year we will also celebrate our canine participants. There will be medals for 1st-3rd on the canine participants and a gift basket for the first place dog.  Please sign your dog up separately for them to be eligible for prizes ($5 entry fee for dogs).

Refreshments are provided directly after the event.

Packet pick up and Race day Registration starts at 7:30am. The race begins at 8:30am.

All proceeds from this event are used to provide medical care, primarily heart worm preventative, treatment and vaccines for our animals at the shelter. Thank you for supporting our animals!! Leashed dogs are welcome to attend and participate in the event. Consider an extra donation and earn a FREE entry to the race. Details below.

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.

Donate and Receive a FREE Entry!

Please consider an extra donation to support our shelter animals. When you donate $50 you'll receive a FREE entry! Simply Sign Up and follow the steps to register and on the donation screen enter $50. ($25 discount applied during checkout. Valid until July 7th, after that your entry fee is discounted by $25 when you donate $50) Donate $25 and you'll receive a $10 discount off your 5k race entry fee.

All proceeds from this event are used to provide medical care, primarily heart worm preventative, treatment and vaccines for our animals at the shelter. Thank you for supporting our animals!

T-shirt

Past Strut for the Strays t-shirt. This years design will be similar.

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USATF Certified Course

Certification number - MI16037MN

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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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