Race for the Place

Sun April 19, 2020 East Lansing, MI US 48823 Directions
Events

5k Run

$25 1:00PM EDT Registration Opens December 30, 2019 at 8:00am EST

5k Walk

$25 1:00PM EDT Registration Opens December 30, 2019 at 8:00am EST

5k Wheel

$25 1:00PM EDT Registration Opens December 30, 2019 at 8:00am EST

5k Run - MSU students with valid ID or under age 18

$20 1:00PM EDT Registration Opens December 30, 2019 at 8:00am EST

5k Walk - MSU students with valid ID or under age 18

$20 1:00PM EDT Registration Opens December 30, 2019 at 8:00am EST

Kids One-Mile Fun Run

$15 1:45PM EDT Registration Opens December 30, 2019 at 8:00am EST

Kids Run 100-Yard Dash

$0 1:45PM EDT Registration Opens December 30, 2019 at 8:00am EST
Place
Jenison Field House - MSU
223 Kalamazoo St.
East Lansing, MI US 48823
Description

The Race for the Place is the largest annual fundraiser for MSU Safe Place and allows the program to continue to provide vital services to the members of the MSU and greater Lansing communities who experience relationship violence and stalking.  The Race for the Place 5K course takes place on the beautiful campus of  Michigan State University.  Location for the race this year is at the IM West (in the Sports Arena) next to the Spartan Stadium. Race for the Place is a fun-filled family event, with events for kids of all ages, MSU varsity athlete participation and a visit from Sparty!!

Fee includes a long-sleeve t-shirt and refreshments after the event.Shirts are only guaranteed with pre-registration on or before April 5th, 2020.

Special Family pricing: Register a group/family of up to 4 for only $60!

Awards: Overall male and female finishers for the 5K, plus the top male and female finishers (run and walk) for age groups: Master, Grand Master, 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and over.

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

Enter your group, up to 4 individuals, in the race.

To register a group of 4 online, start the registration process and select mulit-person pricing. The printable group registration form is also available below.

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.

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This race is part of the 2020 Greater Lansing Race Series. The series features 12 races from the Greater Lansing Area starting in March and ending in late September. There is no need to register for the race series itself. Simply register and participate in any of the race series events and you will be scored automatically! Awards are given for participation for 8 and 10 races completed; overall, masters, and grandmasters; and top 3 age group awards. For more information and details, click the logo below to visit the GLARS website.

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This race is endorsed by and part of the 2020 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 until December 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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