Josh Spalsbury Memorial Comet Chase 5K

Sat June 18, 2022 Grand Ledge, MI 48837 US Directions
Place
411 Harrison St.
Grand Ledge, MI US 48837
Description

The Comet Chase 5k will be held on Saturday, June 18, 2022 in Grand Ledge, Michigan. The 5k race begins at 8:30am from the First United Methodist Church in downtown Grand Ledge and travels through scenic Fitzgerald Park before returning to the church.  A 1 mile run for youth 13 & under starts at 8:00am and the 400m Kids Race precedes the 5K at 8:15am.  All proceeds go to benefit the Grand Ledge Education Foundation a 501(c)3 organization that works to provide extra funding for special projects within the Grand Ledge Public Schools classrooms.

5k Entry Fee: $25 until June 10th (Guaranteed shirt), $30 from June 11th to June 17th (Limited Shirts available)

5k participants receive a technical t-shirt which is guaranteed to all entries received prior to June 10th. T-shirts available as supplies last after that date.

Youth races receive a cotton blend t-shirt with entries by June 10th, supplies available after that date.

Awards & Prizes:  Post race refreshments for all registrants and chance at race day door prizes

5k Awards to overall male and female, masters (over 40) and grand master (over 50).  Medal to top 3 in male and female age groups: 10 & under, 11-13, 14-16, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

All kids 400m race participants will receive a finisher’s ribbon.

Top 10 in the 1 mile youth race receive a medal, all others receive participation ribbons.

Packet Pickup: Held the morning of the race starting at 7:00 AM. Across from First Methodist Church, 411 Harrison Street, Grand Ledge (Northwest corner of Harrison and E. Scott Streets)

Race day parking:  Available at the First Methodist Church, 411 Harrison St., Grand Ledge, MI US 48837

The race will be timed by the Michigan Running Foundation. Results will be posted during the race and live on this website.

Age Divisions

Awards for overall and masters, both male and female and medallions w/neck ribbons to these age groups for top 3: 10 and under, 11-13, 14-16, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29. 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

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 SAVE!

Donate and SAVE! When you donate $25 you'll receive $10 off your race entry fee! (valid for the 5k and 1 mile)

Register and on the donation screen choose the $25 donation level, the $10 discount will be applied during checkout. Please note if you donate first and then register the donation discount is not applied.

All proceeds go to benefit the Grand Ledge Education Foundation a 501(c)3 organization that works to provide extra funding for special projects within the Grand Ledge Public Schools classrooms.

Course Map

Well marked race route through the city streets of Grand Ledge, lined with charming Victorian homes along the Grand River and out to Fitzgerald Park.

Race Flyer

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