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Brad Van Pelt Memorial 5K / 10K Trail Run

Sat April 28, 2018 Owosso, MI US 48867 Directions

BVP 5k Trail Run Event

4:30PM EDT - 6:00PM EDT

BVP 10K Trail Run Event

4:30PM EDT - 6:00PM EDT
Fortitude 4377 S M52
Owosso, MI US 48867

Join us for the Brad Van Pelt 5k / 10k trail event. This event takes place April 28th at Fortitude Outdoor Fitness, formerly known as Club 10 when Brad Van Pelt owned it. Our 5k and 10k will start at 4:30pm. Food truck, patio and clubhouse will be open for grub and drinks.

Packet Pick-Up
Friday, April 27, 2018  from 6pm - 8pm at Fortitude
Race day: 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm

Overall male and female finishers for 5k &10k, plus top 3 male and female for certain age groups

Aluminum water bottle for all race participants!!

Brad was a prestigious athlete throughout high school, college and NFL. Through college he earned 7 varsity letters playing football, basketball and baseball. He was an American football linebacker who played 14 seasons in the NFL. A two-time All-American (1971, 1972) and the 1972 Maxwell Award winner as college football's best player, he was drafted by the New York Giants, earning five Pro Bowl selections during his ten years with the team. He rounded out his career with the Los Angeles Raiders from 1984 to 1985 and the Cleveland Browns in 1986. He was also named the player of the decade for the 1970s by the Giants

Come out and support this event, walk, run or spectate, everyone is welcome!

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.

Refer friends and get a $10 refund

Get the word out to your friends about this great race! When you refer 3 or more participants you'll get a refund of up to $10.00! Details provided at checkout.

Donate and Receive a FREE Entry!

PROCEEDS will go to the Brad Van Pelt scholarship fund

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. ($20 discount applied during checkout. Valid until March 31st) Donate $25 and you'll receive a $10 discount off your 5k/10k race entry fee.

This race is endorsed by The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and part of the 2018 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, 2018 until December 31st, 2018. Points earn cool swag and a chance to win a trip to the Grand Hotel at Mackinac! To sign up and learn more click HERE. There is no cost to this challenge.


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Course Map

Here is the course layout. The total distance is 5k. We will have mile markers out on the trails so you will be able to track your pace


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