Fri August 16 - Sat August 17, 2019 Greenville, MI US 48838 Directions
Events

5K Run

$20 08/17 8:00AM EDT Price increases after August 4, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

1 Mile Fitness Walk

$10 08/17 8:05AM EDT Price increases after August 4, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Half Mile Fun Run for Kids

$0 08/17 9:30AM EDT Registration ends August 15, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT

Eat Pasta... Run Fasta!

$0 08/16 5:00PM EDT - 7:00PM EDT Registration Opens May 31, 2019 at 12:00am EDT
2 race bundle

IM Running Race Series

$5 Discount Per Event
Place
821 W. Oak Street
Greenville, MI US 48838
Description

The Spectrum Health Danish Dash will begin and end at Baldwin Heights Elementary School and take place on August 17 during the Danish Festival in Greenville. This USA Track & Field certified course will run through Tower Park, past historic Manoka Lake and around Baldwin Lake. The course provides a scenic view of Taylor Hops and will conclude with a gradual hill up Marvel Drive.

The race will be professionally timed and include a "Dress Like a Dane" costume contest, a photo booth, DJ and many fun and motivational surprises along the course. 

At packet pick up, participants who registered by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, August 2 will receive the shirt size they ordered. Those who registered after 11:59 p.m. on Friday, August 2 can choose from available remaining shirt sizes on a first come first served basis while supplies last.

5K medals awarded to top three male/female in the following age groups:                                                                             

9 & under; 10-14; 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70 & up.

Danish gift basket to Overall male, Overall female, Master's male, Master's female and Dress Like a Dane costume contest winner.                            

The 1 Mile Walk and Half Mile Kids Run are non-competitive and untimed.

IM Running Race Series

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New this year the IM Running Race Series! 

Save $5 per event when you register for either the 3 race bundle or 2 race bundle for the IM Running Race Series Bundle, applies to the 5k for each event:

3 race bundle includes:

Yellow Jacket Challenge - April 14th

Spectrum Health Danish Dash - August 17th

Belding Labor Day 5k - August 31st

2 race bundle includes:

Spectrum Health Danish Dash - August 17th

Belding Labor Day 5k - August 31st

Registration Options:

1. Sign up using the 3 race or 2 race bundle and the discount will be applied during checkout. 

2. Sign up separately at any of our 3 Race Event websites. (Yellow Jacket Challenge, Spectrum Health Danish Dash, Belding Labor Day 5k) Signup requirement: You must register for each event using the same first & last name. Please be mindful of any abbreviation in registration. No discount option available when signing up for each event separately.

Race Series Medal!

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Packet Pick Up and Late Registration

Friday, August 16 from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. in the Spectrum Health administration office

(701 S Greenville West, Suite 23 - behind Applebee's and next to the Secretary of State)

OR

Friday, August 16 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. during the Eat Pasta... Run Fasta event at Flo's Pizzeria Ristorante & Sports Bar (107 S Lafayette Street) 

OR

Saturday, August 17 from 7:00 - 7:45 a.m. (before the race) at Baldwin Heights Elementary School

(821 W Oak Street) 

5K Run

Registration: 7:00 a.m.       Race Start: 8:00 a.m.

5K course begins and ends on Faber on the east side of Baldwin Heights Elementary School.

1 Mile Walk

Registration 7:00 a.m.         Walk Start: 8:05 a.m. (immediately following the start of the 5K)

1 Mile Walk course begins and ends on Faber on the east side of Baldwin Heights Elementary School.

Half Mile Kids Run

Registration: 7:00 a.m.        Fun Run Start: 9:30 a.m.

Half Mile Kids Run course begins and ends on Faber on the east side of Baldwin Heights Elementary School.

 

This race is endorsed by The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and part of the 2019 Michigan Fitness Foundation Challenge. The challenge encourages Michiganders to engage with events that promote physical activity, health and wellness. You will receive a FIT point for every endorsed event you participate in or volunteer for from January 1, 2019 until December 31st, 2019. Points earn cool swag and a chance to win various prizes! To sign up and learn more click HERE. There is no cost to this challenge.

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