Big Bird Run - 39th Annual

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November 12, 2017

39TH ANNUAL BIG BIRD RUN  - R.A.R.E. is hosting the 39th Annual Big Bird Run which includes a10K (6.2 miles), 4K (2.5 miles) and 1 Mile Fun Run on Sunday, November 12th at 10:00 a.m.  Start and finish lines are at the Recreation Authority Center located at 18185 Sycamore St.  The course includes Gratiot Ave., I-696 pedestrian bridge and several residential streets.  The 10K course is certified by the USTFA.

 Registration forms are available for the Big Bird Run at the Recreation Authority Center or register online at or at first 700 registered runners will receive a specially designedBig Bird long sleeved t-shirt. All participants have a chance to win one of 20 frozen turkeys and many other great raffle prizes!

 Registration Fees: $25.00/person through October 1; $30.00/person Oct. 2 through November 8; $35 on Race Day.  NEW: High School Team Entry Form is now available.  Register a minimum of 5 runners representing the same High School at a discounted rate and win the High School Team Award.  More information at


Pre-registration ends on Wednesday, November 8th at 6:00 p.m.

Additional registrations will only be taken on Race Day.

Checks will not be accepted on race day!!

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The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]


Big Bird Run - 1 mile Fun Run

November 12, 2017 (Sunday) - 10:00
1 mile

Big Bird Run 4K

November 12, 2017 (Sunday) - 10:15
4 kilometers

Big Bird Run 10K

November 12, 2017 (Sunday) - 10:25
10 kilometers

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