Sat August 1, 2020 Saint Johns, MI US 48879 Directions
Open/Flexible start line from 9am to 11am

5k Run/Walk

$20 9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Price increases after July 28, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

5k Run/Walk (18 and under)

$10 9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Price increases after July 28, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT
8614 North US 127
Uncle Johns Cider Mill
Saint Johns, MI US 48879

Join us on Saturday, August 1st at Uncle Johns Cider Mill for the WE GOT THIS 5k! This race will feature an open/flexible start line from 9am to 11am, finishers medals and age group awards! 

How does the open/flexible start line work? Start the race any time between 9 am and 11 am. There will be no crowded mass start. Keep an eye on the start line and begin your race when it is free of other participants. No more than 5 people will start at a time.  The start line will be wide, and the space is very open to allow for proper social distancing. You do not have to feel rushed to get to the starting line. Start your race when you are ready. Timing does not start until you cross the timing mats.

Entry Fee: $20 to 7/28, $25 from 7/29 to 7/31, and $30 race day. Special pricing for ages 18 and under $10 to 7/28, $15 from 7/29 to 7/31, $20 on race day. Entry fee includes t-shirt and finishers medal. (register by July 26th to be guaranteed at t-shirt)

Course: The 5k course is on the grounds of Uncle Johns Cider Mill. Runners and walkers are welcome! We will provide bottled water at the finish of the race. There will be no fluid stations on the course. Bring your own water for the course.

Results: Your accurate chip time and current overall and age group place will be texted to your phone and live on this site.  Please remember your overall and age group place will not be final until the last person has crossed the finish line at approximately 12:00 pm.

Awards: Finishers medal to all participants. The top 5 finishers in each age will receive a glass of cider and a donut (available until November 1st at Uncle John's Cider Mill) Age Groups: 10 & under, 11-12, 13-14, 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+

Safe Race Procedures:  The packet pickup/check-in area will be spaced out to allow ample room for social distancing. All race volunteers will be wearing a mask. We encourage participants to wear a mask when picking up their packet. No crowded mass start. Packet-pickup will begin at 8am.

Bring the Family!: Enter Mom and Dad and Child by 7/28 for only $50. You receive a T-shirt, Finishers Medal and accurate chipped timed 5k!

Finish line: Once you have finished the race you will receive a finishers medal, please grab a bottle of water.

This race is being put on by the Michigan Running Foundation. All proceeds from the event support youth running throughout the state of Michigan.

T-shirt and Finishers Medal

Uncle John's Cider Mill info and directions

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