BIG FOOT CHALLENGE - 40th Anniversary!

Race Date: TBD Dansville, MI 48819 US Directions

New Date: TBD

We have postponed our Big Foot Challenge until further notice.  

1264 Adams Street
Dansville, MI US 48819

Join us as we celebrate our 40th anniversary of the BIG FOOT CHALLENGE, our annual race held on Memorial Day.

COVID-19 Update:  We are postponing the Big Foot Challenge until further notice.  We are hopeful that once we are able to we will conduct an event with proper safety measures for all our participants.    Thank you again for all your support!                                                                                                                         Posted April 23, 2020

COVID-19 Update:   Please be patient with us as we hold off registrations until we know how to proceed during the COVID-19 pandemic.  We appreciate all your support and look forward to hosting our event once it is safe to do so.  Please wash your hands frequently, stay safe & stay healthy!

We have something for everyone, Little Bigfoot (twice around the track) and a 5k. New Course! Race course on paved roads. It’s the Certified Dansville 5K course with a turn around on Dakin Rd. Map coming soon!

Proceeds from the event benefit the Dansville Athletic Boosters.

This is a fun family event with numerous Dansville Memorial Day Activities in town throughout the day and the parade at noon.

Pricing: 5k Run/Walk $20 until May 17th, $25 from May 18 until May 23rd. $30 race day.  Little Foot race $10 until May 17th, $15 from May 18th until May 23rd. $20 day of race.

Awards: Male & Female Overall, Masters and Top 3 male and female in each age group: 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34,35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+.

Little Foot Race for ages 11 and under begins at 8:30 am. Twice around the track.

T-shirts and refreshments provided. *T-shirts are 1st come 1st serve basis and are subject to availability. No guarantee for day of registrations.

Race Day Registration and Packet pick up begins at 8am @ Dansville HS Track.

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

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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 a grand prize! To sign up and learn more click HERE. There is no cost to this challenge.

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