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Hippity Hop 5K

Sun April 14, 2019 Okemos, MI US 48864 Directions
5k, Easter Egg Hunt, Pictures with the Easter Bunny - Fun Family event!
Events

5k Run/Walk

$25 11:00AM EDT Price increases after April 7, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Kids 12 and Under Egg Race & 5K

$20 10:00AM EDT Registration ends April 11, 2019 at 10:00am EDT

5k Run/Walk - Ingham County Employees

$25 11:00AM EDT Price increases after March 31, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Kids 12 & Under Egg Race (not 5K)

$10 10:00AM EDT Registration ends April 14, 2019 at 9:00am EDT
Place
Meridian Historical Village
5151 Marsh Rd
Okemos, MI US 48864
Description

Welcome to the 3rd annual Hippity Hop 5K!  This is the largest fundraiser for the Child Benefit Fund.  The event includes a chip-timed 5K, an Easter Egg Hunt for children 12 and under, and the Easter Bunny!! Every participant will receive a t-shirt, and 5K participants will receive medals and prizes for the top 3 runners in each age group. 

The Egg Race will be split up into age-specific groups.  It is a fun run and the distances vary by age group.  It is not timed and the exact distance will be determined the day of the race.  Make sure the kids look for the golden eggs! 

There is a discount of $3 per registrant if registering a group/family of 3 or more.  For ages 18 and younger, the 5K entry fee is $20. 

The Child Benefit Fund is a nonprofit organization primarily dedicated to meeting the needs of at-risk youth and families working with the family division of the Ingham County Circuit Court. Funds are used to buy clothing, pay sports fees, camp costs, emergency needs, and holiday gifts for approximately 250-300 children per year.

Proceeds from this race go to The Child Benefit Fund, a nonprofit organization primarily dedicated to meeting the needs of at-risk youth and families working with the family division of the Ingham County Circuit Court. Funds are used to buy clothing, pay sports fees, camp costs, emergency needs, and holiday gifts for approximately 250-300 children per year.

If you would like to support our cause and get a free entry to the race donate $50. When you register for the race your entry will be free! Simply Sign Up and follow the steps to register and on the donation screen enter $50. ($25 discount applied during checkout. Valid until March 31st) Donate $25 and you'll receive a $10 discount off your 5k race entry fee.

Awards!

All participants will receive medals.  In addition, Top 3 in each age group male and female will receive medals and awards.  Overall male and female winners will receive trophy and award. The age groups are as follows: 12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+.

Printable Entry Form

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Photos with the Easter Bunny!
Race Photos

2018 Race day photos - Start Line, Medals for all participants, T-shirt design, Easter Bunny. 

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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 1, 2019 until December 31st, 2019. Points earn cool swag! To sign up and learn more click HERE. There is no cost to this challenge.

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