Wheatlake Festival of Races
May 20, 2017 @ 6:00 am - 12:00 pmCost: $1 - $80
Join us for the 3rd Annual Wheatlake Festival of Races!
Race proceeds will benefit the Susan P. Wheatlake Cancer and Wellness Fund, an endowment of the Spectrum Health Foundation Big Rapids & Reed City Hospitals. The fund provides resources, programming and services that directly impact cancer patients and their families in our region.
Half Marathon and 10K Run
Registration 6 a.m. • Race 8 a.m. • Awards 10:40 am. at the Bandshell
The half marathon starts at the Reed City Depot. The 10K run starts at Paris Park. Both races end at the Bandshell behind Big Rapids Middle School. The Course closes at 11 a.m.
Buses depart Big Rapids at 6:45 a.m. and 7 a.m.
5K Wellness Run/Walk
Registration 8 a.m. • Run/Walk 9 a.m. • Awards 10:40 am. at the Bandshell
Course: Starts at Hemlock Park, ends at the Bandshell
Kids Dash – children up to age 10
Registration 10 a.m. • Dash 10:30 a.m.
Course: Outlined on the Big Rapids Middle School soccer field
Participants receive a special prize.
Free Skin Cancer Screenings
8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Susan P. Wheatlake Regional Cancer Center staff will provide free screenings at the Bandshell
Early Packet Pick-up
Friday, May 19 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Register by May 12, 2017, and your race or walk packet will be available to pick
up in the Holiday Inn Conference Center lobby, 1005 Perry St., Big Rapids.
For full details, visit http://www.spectrumhealth.org/wheatlake-races.