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Be Well at ECHRS 5K

Sat July 27, 2019 Charlotte, MI US 48813 Directions

5k Run/Walk

$20 8:00AM EDT Price increases after July 21, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT
1027 Health Care Drive
Charlotte, MI US 48813
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Additional race information can be found at https://www.echrshealth.org./about-echrs/news-and-events/.


Join Eaton County Health & Rehabilitation Services for their 4th annual Be Well at ECHRS 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, July 27th starting at 8:00 am. The timed race starts and finishes outside the Outpatient Wellness 101 entrance.

Pricing: The 5K has a low cost of $20 per 18 and older person, $15 for younger than 18 years of age thru 7/21. 7/22 thru 7/25 pricing is $25 for 18 and older and $20 for 18 and under. Special pricing of $45 for a family of 3-5 members.

Run for FREE: When you donate $50, you will receive a FREE entry (discount valid until 7/21; then its $20 discount off your entry fee that increases to $25 on 7/21) Donate $25 and receive $10 off your entry fee.  

Awards: Overall male and female finishers in the 5K run will receive a Renew Massage Therapy gift certificate and Playmakers gift card. The top finishers from each age group will receive a 1st place medal.

All participants receive a participation medal, t-shirt, refreshments and are eligible to win a 1-hour Renew massage therapy gift certificate.

Paper registration forms are available at:  Outpatient Wellness 101 Department. 

Packet pickup will be available on Saturday, July 27th from 6:00 am – 7.30 am at Wellness 101; 1027 Healthcare Drive, Charlotte, MI 48813.

All proceeds benefit: The Healing & Healthcare Foundation is a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization that was created to help provide funds to the under and uninsured. The Foundation establishes a means for community members, businesses and employees to financially support the care provided by the Eaton County Health & Rehabilitation Services (ECHRS).

If you have any questions or would like a registration form mailed or emailed to you, please feel free to contact our race coordinator, Dorlah Kraft-Guilfoyle, at dkraft-guilfoyle@ECHRShealth.org or (517) 543-2940 x2802.

If you would like to become a sponsor of the event, please email Dorlah at the address above and she will contact you regarding the sponsorship opportunities and costs.  

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.

Schedule and Event Details

PACKET/T-SHIRT PICK UP: Day of Event – No early pick up.

Wellness 101 Outpatient Clinic – 1027 Health Care Drive, Charlotte, MI

6:00 AM – Free parking at Eaton County Health Department and Eaton County Sheriff’s Department – off from Court House Drive and Independence Drive.

6:00-7:30 AM – Race day registration and packet/t-shirt pick-up at Wellness 101 Outpatient Clinic gym, 1027 Health Care Drive, Charlotte, MI

8:00 AM – 5K Run and Walk begins in Wellness 101 Outpatient parking lot on Health Care Drive. 

8:20 AM – Refreshments for runners/walkers in Wellness 101 Outpatient parking lot. 

Each participant will have the chance to win a free 1-hour massage certificate from Renew (massage therapy/acupuncture services at ECHRS), receive a t-shirt and complimentary refreshments.   


Top Male and Female overall individual finishers:  30 minutes free massage certificate from Renew and Playmaker’s gift certificate.  

Top Male and Female finishers in each age divisions (9 and under, 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 and over) - 1st place medals

All participants are eligible for a drawing for a 1-hour massage gift certificate from Renew.


Course Map

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This race is endorsed by The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and part of the 2019 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, 2019 until December 31st, 2019. Points earn cool swag and a chance to win a Grand Prize! To sign up and learn more click HERE. There is no cost to this challenge.

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