Dragons in the Woods

Sat October 21, 2023 Holt, MI 48842 US Directions


5k Run/Walk

$25 9:00AM EDT - 1:00PM EDT Registration Opens July 24, 2023 at 8:00am EDT


881 Grovenburg Rd
Holt, MI US 48842


Dragons In The Woods is in its tenth season!  We are excited to be back in 2023! The race will again be run on the majestic trails of Birchfield Park, in Holt. This challenging trail run is great for the seasoned runner or for families who want to walk/run together. All proceeds from the race benefit Island City Academy, a charter school in Eaton Rapids. Come out and join us Saturday, October 15th and compete for your chance to win one of four, awesome dragon trophies!

Pricing - $25 until 9/30, then $30 until 10/15. Be sure to register early for a great discount and to be guaranteed a race shirt!

Group/Family pricing available - Sign up to 4 participants for only $85 until 9/30. Price increases to $95 from 10/1 until 10/15.

Awards for the Overall and Masters (40 and up), male and female. Pint glasses to the top three male and female in each age group.
Age groups: 12 and under, 13-16, 17-20, 21-25, 26-30, 31-35, 36-40, 41-45, 46-50, 51-55, 56-60, 61 and over.

Packet Pick-up will begin at 8:00 am day of the race

The race will be professionally timed by the Michigan Running Foundation. Results will be posted during the race and live on this website.

Refer friends and get a $10 refund

Get the word out to your friends about this great race! When you refer 3 or more participants you'll get a refund of up to $10.00! Details provided at checkout.

Donate and Receive a FREE Entry!

If you would like to support our school and get a free entry to the race donate $50. When you register for the race your entry will be free! Simply Sign Up and follow the steps to register and on the donation screen enter $50. ($25 discount applied during checkout. Valid until September 30th, and then it's $25 off your entry fee of $30) Donate $25 and you'll receive a $10 discount off your 5k race entry fee.

* 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. 


Awards to Overall winner and Master winner. Pint glasses to top three places in age group. Age Groups: 12 and under, 13-16, 17-20, 21-25, 26-30, 31-35, 36-40, 41-45, 46-50, 51-55, 56-60, 60+



Time Frame Photo will be at the race! All participates in the race will be able to download their digital photo!

Feel free to grab Dane (the photographer) between finishers to have him shoot a group photo with friends or family!

Photos can be found here after the race: https://www.timeframephoto.com/running

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