Paws in the Park 5k

Sat June 6, 2020 Directions
Events

5k Run/Walk

$30 9:00AM EDT Price increases after May 4, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

1.3 Mile Walk

$25 9:15AM EDT Price increases after June 5, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

Virtual 5k

$40 Price increases after June 5, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.chspets.org.

Place
Cascades Falls Park
Description

General Information

Join us for our 2nd annual 5k run/walk. Paws in the Park is one of Cascades Humane Society’s largest fundraisers of the year!  Paws in the Park 2020 is on Saturday, June 6th and features a beautiful 5k run/walk through the charming Sparks Foundation Park (aka Cascades Falls Park).  Leashed dogs are welcome to attend and participate in the event. 

NEW this year! Paws in the Park Virtual 5k.  Can’t make the race, but want to support CHS and our furry friends? This virtual race you can complete on your own time and at your favorite place.  Run, jog, walk, or roll whenever it is convenient to you. Your t-shirt, bib, and medal will be mailed out on June 8th to the address you provide at sign up.  Remember to use Strava, RunKeeper, MapMyRun or your preferred APP to keep track of your route and mileage. 

Race Swag

-Official 2020 Paws in the Park T-Shirt

-Unique Finisher's Medal

Awards

Awards for top 3 in each age group will be awarded, male and female. We will also be celebrating our canine participants, top dog awards will be given to the first 3 dogs to cross the finish line!

Age Groups: 15 and under, 16 to 19, 20 to 24, 25 to 29, 30 to 34, 35 to 39, 40 to 44, 45 to 49, 50 to 54, 55 to 59, 60 to 64, 65 to 69, 70 +

Timing

The race will be chip timed by the Michigan Running Foundation

Volunteers

Come out and help support the runners and walkers and keep our furry friends safe on the course.

We need volunteers for the following:
-Course marshals
-Registration
-Water Stations

Email Kathie Ramsey at kramsey@chspets.org to sign up!

Run for FREE!

Help support our wonderful cause and we'll give you a FREE entry.  When you donate $50 your entry fee will be free.  When you donate $25 you'll receive $5 off your entry fee. Register and follow the steps on the donation screen and choose either the $50 donation level or $25 donation level. The discount will be automatically applied during checkout. Valid until May 4th, then it's a $30 discount off your entry fee with a $50 donation. 

Cascades Humane Society is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt public charity. We rely primarily on the generosity of individuals, foundations, corporations and special events to support our services, programs, and mission . . . connecting animals in need with people who care. CHS receives no funding from federal, state or county government, or other national or state humane organizations.

Our Mission: Connecting animals in need with people who care. Our Vision: A community in which all pets have loving homes and are treated with compassion and respect.

Thank you for your support!

Race SWAG!

 

 

Course Map

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

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