Hanover Firecracker Run/Walk

Sun July 4, 2021 Hanover, MI 49241 US Directions

Hanover Firecracker 5 mile Run

$25 8:00AM EDT Price increases after July 2, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

Hanover Firecracker 5k Walk

$25 8:00AM EDT Price increases after July 2, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT
129 W. Allen Street
Hanover, MI US 49241

Join us on July 4th for the Hanover Firecracker 5 mile and 5k! The start for both races will be from 8 to 8:10 am.

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. 


$25 until July 2nd. No shirt option $20 until July 2nd. 

$30 July 3rd  No shirt option $25 on July 3rd

Be sure to preregister for the race!  There is no race day registration.

Awards: 5 mile and 5k Run:
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+) 

Cash Awards 5 mile run: $100 Male & Female overall, $50 Masters Male & Female

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

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

Race day packet pickup:  July 4th from 6:30 am to 7:50 am at Hanover Township Fire (129 W. Allen) No race day registration.

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

This race is part of the 2021 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.


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

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