Race Information

Run and Play for Ariana Mae
Grand Ledge, MI
Eaton County
Sep 7, 2019 - Saturday
5K run
  • Details from event's RunSignUp.com listing:

    Please join us for the 9th Annual Run and Play for Ariana Mae, September 7th at Fitzgerald Park in Grand Ledge, MI. The entire family will enjoy a 5K run/walk, kids 1 mile run and obstacle course, games, food and more!

    Proceeds support the Ariana Mae Foundation - a proud supporter of the SUDC Foundation and Dravet Syndrome Foundation. By donating you could receive a FREE entry to the 5k race. Details below.

    5K Course Information: Run and Play for Ariana Mae is a 5K run/walk on a 3.1 mile course starting and finishing at Fitzgerald Park in Grand Ledge, MI. Start time is 9:00 a.m., rain or shine. In the event of severe weather the race start will be delayed and conditions re-evaluated. The event will be held as soon as weather permits.

    Kids 1 Mile Obstacle Course Information: The kids kids 1 mile course is contained in Fitzgerald Park and will consist of 5 different obstacles. Each child will receive a bib, t-shirt and participation medal. Start time is 11:11 a.m., rain or shine. In the event of severe weather the race start will be delayed and conditions re-evaluated. The event will be held as soon as weather permits.

    Entry fees are non-refundable. Please keep in mind that there is a $3 fee to enter Fitzgerald Park. 

    Awards: Medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each race division, Male and Female.
    Grand Prizes Will be awarded to: Overall Male and Female

    5K Race Divisions: Male and Female 9 and under, 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over

    Results: Race results will be posted on the pavilion at Fitzgerald Park immediately following the race. We will also provide a link once times are posted by Michigan Running Foundation.

    T-Shirts: Registration fee includes one event shirt per participant. Sizes guaranteed only for those who register before August 25th, t-shirts available after that date as supplies last.

    ​Early Packet Pick-up: Friday, September 6th, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at Fitzgerald Park in Grand Ledge

    Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration: Saturday, September 7th, at the race 7:00 - 8:50 a.m.

    Activities and Entertainment
    Kids Activities: Games and bounce houses will be available for children from 9:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m.
    Kids Dash: A free 100-yard kids dash will take place at approximately 10:20 am. Every participant will receive an award! Youth tee shirts will be available for sale.

    Food: Hot dogs and refreshments will be available for purchase from 10 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
    Music: TBD

    The race will be chip timed by the Michigan Running Foundation. Results will be posted after the race and on the web at Playmakers.com.


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  • Added to our Directory
    Aug 5, 2011
  • Last Updated in our Directory
    Jan 27, 2020
  • Last checked by a snack-eating human.
    Jun 9, 2021
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