Run for Reading

Saturday April 5, 2014
Lansing, MI US 48917
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Events for this Race:

5K Run

Start Time: 9:00am EDT
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USATF Certified Course

5K Walk

Start Time: 9:02am EDT
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NOTE FOR WALKERS: Because the walk is competitive, you cannot run at any time during the race and you must start the race at 9:02 am with the other walkers. If it is reported that any walk participant was running during the race, that participant will be moved to the run division. If you plan to run AT ANY TIME during the race— please register as a runner.

The 9th Annual Run for Reading, a 5K Run/Walk & 1/4 Mile Kids FunRun will be held on Saturday April 5, 2014. The course is USATF Certified and proceeds will benefit the Delta Township District Library.



5130 Davenport Drive
Lansing, MI US 48917

Overall Female and Male runner and walker winners will have a brick engraved with their name to be placed at the Library. Prizes for first three Female and Male runners and walkers in each age group.  Shirts & ribbons for all kids that finish the FunRun. 


Age Groups

Female & Male: 14 & Under, 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+


Packet Pickup & Registration

Friday, April 4, 4 p.m.- 6 p.m. at the Library. Race Day Registration & Packet Pickup from 7:30 a.m.—8:45 a.m.  Registration for Kids FunRun is not required.


Giving Back

Donations of new or gently used athletic shoes will be accepted on behalf of Heart and Sole, a charitable project of the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (MSUCOM).  Since 1999, MSUCOM has shipped more than 15,000 pairs of shoes to the poorest of the world’s people.


For More Information

Visit or contact Cherry Hamrick, Library Director, or 517-321-4014.


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