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Run Thru The Rapids
October 14, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pmCost: $30 - $35
Chemical Bank Run Thru The Rapids started more than 48 years ago to help benefit the YMCA Camp Manitou-lin Scholarship Fund. All proceeds will be donated to help send children to summer camp and reduce tuition costs for all young campers. Run Thru The Rapids is proudly owned and operated by the YMCA Service Club. Please join us as part of the Metro Health Grand Rapids Marathon weekend of races.
Pick up your Runner Packet at the David D. Hunting YMCA on Saturday (10.14) 7:00am – 8:45pm. This packet contains critical race information and materials, including your D-Tag and Bib Number.
All entrants will have access to shower and locker-room facilities in the David D. Hunting YMCA starting at 7:00am.
The awards presentation will be held at the David D. Hunting YMCA. Trophies will be awarded to overall Men & Women Open, and Men & Women Masters (40+) divisions. Awards will be given to top finishers in each Run division and top overall male and female finishers in 5K Walk. All entrants will receive a commemorative long-sleeve t-shirt.
Your exact race time is recorded using a state-of-the-art chip system, which interacts with sensor mats laid out at the finish line. A D-Tag is embedded with a unique code and attached to your shoe. Watch this video for instructions on how to use your D-Tag.