Hanover Firecracker

Thu July 4, 2019 Hanover, MI US 49241 Directions
129 W. Allen Street
Hanover, MI US 49241

Join us on July 4th for the Hanover Firecracker 5 mile and 5k! 

Tech shirts! Finish Line Towels! Tech Socks for age division awards! 

USATF Certified 5 Mile run starting and finishing on main street in downtown Hanover.  5K walk is an out and back course.

FREE kids run: Starts at 9:15 am, approximately 3/4 K, Awards to all kids ages 12 and younger. 


$20 until July 3rd. No shirt option $15 until July 3rd. 

$25 Race day. No shirt option $20 on race day. 

Awards 5 mile run: $100 Male & Female overall, $50 Masters Male & Female
Masters and Grand Masters, Male & Female awards
Pies for each age division winners
Age group awards 5 deep (1-14, 15,17, 28-20, 21-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+)

Awards 5k Walk: Overall Male & Female awards
Masters and Grand Masters, Male & Female awards
Pies for age division winners
Age group awards 5 deep (0-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+) 

Well organized event. Fast efficient scoring. Awards at 9:40 am. Parade and fun family activities after the run! 

Packet pickup and Registration: Wednesday July 3rd from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Hanover Township Fire (129 W. Allen) 

Race day Registration and packet pickup: July 4th from 6:30 am to 7:50 am at Hanover Township Fire (129 W. Allen) 

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.

This race is part of the 2019 ORS Race Series

Orthopaedic Rehab Specialists, mid-Michigan’s best physical therapy and sports performance coaching company, presents the ORS Race Series with 10 races of all distances and challenge levels.

The Series’ mission is to provide incentives and opportunities for Jackson and surrounding communities to get fit and active.


Entry Form

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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 various prizes! To sign up and learn more click HERE. There is no cost to this challenge.

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