Touched By Adoption 5k

Sat August 25, 2018 Portland, MI US 48875 Directions

5k Run/Walk

$25 9:30AM EDT Price increases after August 10, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT

Kids Fun Run

$0 9:00AM EDT Registration ends August 22, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT

Virtual 5k run/walk

$25 Registration ends August 24, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT
[100-399] N Water St
Portland, MI US 48875

Support Adoption Associates, Inc. – a Michigan-based adoption agency, with a mission to unite children with their forever families both domestically and abroad. The course is 3.1 miles through the Portland Trails. Start and finish at the Bogue Flats Recreational Area (near the softball fields). The race will be chip timed by the Michigan Running Foundation. Timing mats at start and finish.

New this year is a Virtual Touched by Adoption 5k - see details below


Virtual 5k run/walk

If you cannot make the TOUCHED BY ADOPTION 5K in person, but would still like to support our amazing cause, you can complete the Virtual TOUCHED BY ADOPTION 5K!  A virtual race is a race that can be run (or walked) from any location you choose. You can run, jog, or walk on the road, on the trail, on the treadmill, at the gym or on the track (or even at another race). You get to run your own race, at your own pace, and time it yourself.  Your t-shirt will be shipped directly to you.

What: This is a Virtual 5K, so you choose your own course and time yourself.

When: Complete your race any time on or before August 25, 2018! *T-shirts will ship at the end of August.

Where:  You choose the course and you time yourself. E-mail with your results. Not required however you may include more formal results from your Garmin, treadmill, any other fitness tracking device, etc.. Again this is not required, all we need is your distance and your time via email. 

Why:  We want to spread awareness of our mission to unite children with the forever families both domestically and abroad!

Cost:  The price is $25 and that includes your t-shirt and shipping.

Printable Entry Form & Race Flyer

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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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