Great Lakes Bay Animal Society’s 6th Annual
Fast & Furriest 5K Run/Walk
Saturday, April 28, 2018 at City Forest, Midland
7am -8:45am Race day registration and pre-registered participant bib and bag pick up.
8:30 am 5k run/walk without dogs. Serious runners without dogs who wish to be individually timed are strongly encourage to run in the this first race.
9:15 am 5k run/walk with dogs. Walkers, Runners, and participants with dogs or those that enjoy dogs are encouraged to join this second race. This race is a shot gun start race. It will not be individually timed for each runner. Runners who plan on running the entire course with their dogs will be asked to step forward to the start line. Others will be asked to hold back for runners. Only runners with dogs will be awarded prizes fop first, second, and third place in male and female categories.
Run Fur Fun! This event is a 5k Trail Run/Walk.
Runners and walkers are encouraged to bring their canine companions and celebrate the special human-animal bond! Runners and walkers without dogs are also encouraged to come participate in the fun! Children 6 and under can run/walk for FREE!
Event t-shirts and other goodies for the runners/walkers will be guaranteed to those who register by April 15. Each dog that is accompanied by a runner/walker will get a special GLBAS bandana too! You must be present to receive your awards/prizes, so stick around and enjoy the post-race refreshments and festivities.
All proceeds from this special fundraiser will directly benefit Great Lakes Bay Animal Society’s goal of providing quality care for animals in transition to their forever homes.
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Information about the event is available in : English
Online registration is closed. However, you can still register the day of the event! Cost is $40 and registration will be open from 7:30 – 9 a.m. The race for runners without dogs begins at 8:30, and the race for runners with dogs begins at 9:30! Participants 6 & under do not have to pay registration fees.