31st Annual Grape Lake Run Drugs out of Town 5K Run/Walk

Maple Lake, Paw Paw
September 11, 2021 - 9:00am
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  • Download Information Families Against Narcotics are proud to present the Grape Lake 5k Run/Walk as part of their commitment to maintaining and improving health. The event is endorsed by Governor's Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports and is also part of the 12th Annual Challenge Fitness - Michigan Fruit Belt Series. Proceeds from the event will benefit Families Against Narcotics.

The Course

The Grape Lake 5k Run/Walk course will begin on 53rd St., near the Mental Health Building, go around beautiful Maple Lake and the finish on Willard St.  Parking in the Paw Paw Elementary and Paw Paw Middle School Parking lots.  Handicapped parking TBD.

Recognition and Prizes
Both a timing start strip and finish strip will be used for this race. Awards will be based on actual chip time not gun time. Walkers may not run. If seen running, a walker will be disqualified. The awards ceremony will follow the race and start when the results are ready by T&H Timing. Preliminary results will be posted while runners and walkers are still finishing. The overall male and female runner and walker will receive a $50 gift certificate to Gazelle Sports. The top three (3) finishers in each age division, male and female, will receive an award.

Live Results
Participants with a smartphone, tablet, or computer can access their results within moments of crossing the finish line by entering a URL that will be provided at packet pick-up. No need to stand in line to look up your results. Overall place, age group lace, pace, and time will be available by entering your name or bib number into the live results link. Printed results will also be available. Online results can also be found www.wineandharvestfestival.com/events/29th_Annual_Grape_Lake_5K_walk_run 

14th Annual Challenge Fitness 2021 Michigan Fruit Belt Challenge
The Grape Lake Race is proud to be a part of the 2021 Michigan "Fruit Belt Series." This series highlights the importance of including fruit in your daily diet as well as exercise. Visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/2017257918499198 for more information.

You can register online, by mail, and at the Grape Lake 5k registration tent, at the corner of Hazen and Willard on both Friday and Saturday (late registration fees will apply). Late registration starts Friday from 5pm to 8pm and Saturday from 7:30am to 8:30am. To register in person or by mail, click here to download the brochure.

Or avoid an additional $2 registration fee by applying online by clicking here.

For more information email us at DahmsKathy@yahoo.com or phone 269-330-5005

Thank you to all of our Wine & Harvest Festival Sponsors