Event

3 Event
Albion Run - Forks Run 5K,10K, Fun Run

Date / Location

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Friday, April 20,  2018 * 6:30pm
Friday, June 29, 2018  * 6:30pm
Friday, September 21, 2018 *6:00pm

Victory Park
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Distances

Urban  5k, 10k (walkers must walk the 5k)
Kids Fun Run - approximately half mile

The Scene

We are very honored and excited to bring this trilogy of running events to the community as the official event management team for the Run Albion events. This event is owned by Caster Concepts Inc. 

Historic Downtown Albion Michigan, home of Albion College. This 5k & 10k trilogy will take you in and around historic Albion. Start/Finish and Registration location will be at Victory Park near the Band Shelter. In case of inclement weather, please be advised we may move our location to the big pavilion, still within close proximity to the Band Shelter (follow event/registration signs).

The final race in the series this year was slated to start and finish in historic downtown.  However the project on main street will not be completed in time so we will start and finish at Veterans Memorial Park.  Please proceed to the park and follow signs from that point.  

Run Albion's course will pass through a variety of Albion's cornerstones including the historic Downtown, college and beautiful parks. Albion's history is varied including being the home of the Purple Gang, a center for liberal arts study at Albion College and uniquely positioned along the Kalamazoo River.  Each run will highlight an aspect of Albion's history, present and future.  

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Amenities
  • Custom event shirt
  • Custom finishers momento
  • Sponsor supplied samples 
  • Professional chip timing with results available online
  • Awards to top three in each age group
  • Great sponsor supplied raffle and awards ceremony following the last finisher
  • The best post race snack table out there
Parking

Please follow signs when arriving at the park , using existing parking areas. 

Awards

Age Up Rule
Your age on race day is the same as how old you will be on December 31 of that year.

Overall
Top 3 Men and Top 3 Women Overall in each event and excluded from their age group.

Age Groups
Top 3 Men and Top 3 Women within each of the following age groups:
19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39,40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

In the event there may not be at least 4 athletes within an age group, an age group may be combined, for example 2 in 20-24 and 2 and 25-29 = 20-29 age group combined.

Awards will in NO circumstances be given out early, or individually before the awards ceremony. If you must depart before the awards ceremony, you may opt to pay a shipping and processing fee and have the award mailed to you. Please click on the link below to be taken to the Transition Bag Store where you can select the AWARD Item.

REQUEST AWARD MAILING

Salute

Venue
The City of Albion

Partners
Caster Concepts Inc. 
Gatorade

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