2021 Max's Race for The Davies Project

Sat June 26, 2021 East Lansing, MI 48824 US Directions

IN PERSON - OPEN TIMING Max's Race for the Davies Project 5k run/walk

$32 8:00AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT
277 spots left. Registration ends June 19, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

VIRTUAL Max's Race for The Davies Project 5k run/walk

88 spots left. Registration ends June 15, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

Kids' Fun Runs - VIRTUAL or IN PERSON

$10 10:00AM EDT
96 spots left. Registration ends June 19, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT
542 Auditorium Rd
MSU Auditorium
East Lansing, MI US 48824

Max's Race will partner with The Davies Project in 2021 for our 16th annual 5k run/walk on the beautiful campus of Michigan State University.  Participate virtually or in-person. Proceeds from the event will support free round-trip rides to medical appointments for children facing serious health challenges.

All participants receive a short sleeve t-shirt and finishers medal.

Special family/group pricing: Register 3 or more people at the same time and save $5 per person. Valid for the 5k.

Run for FREE - details below!

Awards: Overall awards to top male and female finisher.  Awards to top 3 in each 5 year age group: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over. Virtual times will not be counted toward age group awards.

T-shirt: Participants registered prior to June 1, 2021 are guaranteed a race t-shirt. T-shirts available after that date as supplies last.  Youth sizes available for all events! 

Packet pickup: Friday, June 25th from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at The Davies Project. Race packets can be shipped, starting June 18th for $8.

Race Day Registration and packet pickup: 7:30 am to 8:30 am morning of the race in front of the MSU Auditorium

The race will be professionally timed by the Michigan Running Foundation. Results will be posted during the race and online at Playmakers.com.

To become a sponsor, contact rich@thedaviesproject.org or call 616-240-3299

Photos will be available after the event and courtesy of Dalrio Photography.

Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at
Race Shirt - District Soft Tees

Finishers Medal

Each participant will receive a finishers medal

Run for FREE!

Donate $50 and you'll receive a FREE entry!

Steps how to receive a free entry:

1. Choose Sign Up and follow the steps to register for the race

2. You will be routed to the Donation page during registration, choose the $50 donation level

3. Your discount (free entry) will be reflected in the cart during checkout.

* Please note if you go to the donation page first and enter the donation the discount will not be applied for a free entry. You must register by choosing Sign Up first. 

Thank you for your support of our mission to provide free round-trip rides to medical appointments for children facing serious health challenges. Donations go to support this wonderful cause!

The Davies Project provides community-based, non-medical support for local families facing serious, long-term health challenges with a child. Volunteer drivers provide rides to medical appointments for children with a serious health condition, pregnant women, and for parents with a baby in the NICU if no car is available.

Watch Natalie Hool, Race Director for Max's Race , and Pam Miklavcic, Director of The Davies Project , talk about how Max's Race got started and how the Maxwell C. Matthews foundation collaborates with The Davies Project to help grieving families.  Click here to watch video.


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