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About This Event:
The 5th Annual Winter Blast Half Marathon/10K/5K is organized by the Kalamazoo Area Runners and the City of Portage in a community celebration of health and wellness. All proceeds will support the Portage Winter Blast Half Marathon, 10k and 5k and the Kalamazoo Area Runners (KAR).
The half marathon, 10k and 5K courses highlight the Portage Trail Way System and include a mix of mostly flat paved bike trail and city roads, road closures will occur as appropriate. The course is cleared of snow and ice as much as possible, however, this is a mid-winter run and conditions may include extreme cold and windy conditions and slick surfaces caused by snow, ice, sleet, hail, mud and rain.
Event Dates and Times:
All running events will start and end at Portage Central High School. 8135 South Westnedge Avenue, Portage, MI 49002 on Sunday, February 26, 2017.
Half Marathon - 8:00 am
10k - 8:10 am
5k - 8:20 am
Half Marathon: $55 ($10 discount for KAR members)
5k/10k: $30 ($5 discount for KAR members)
Half Marathon: $65 ($10 discount for KAR members)
5k/10k: $35 ($5 discount to KAR members)
Half Marathon: $75 ($10 discount for KAR members)
5k/10k: $40 ($5 discount for KAR members)
Awards to first place overall open, masters, grand masters, senior masters and five year age division three deep. Finisher medals to all half marathoners completing the race within the time limit.
Please visit the KAR website (www.kalamazooarearunners.org) for additional information on this event.
If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.Questions?
Half Marathon Participants! Refer 5 or more participants and get a refund of up to $20.00.
10k/5k Participants! Refer 5 or more participants and get a refund of up to $10.00.
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