May the 4th be with you 5k
We have created the ultimate opportunity to be your favorite Star Wars character for an incredible night downtown Frankenmuth, Michigan. Pick your favorite character, put on some running shoes and may the force be with you for 3.1 miles of twilight, nighttime running. Those pre-registered will receive a light saber to lead the way out and back. there will be a 800m force be with you run for the young jedi's as well.
Order that costume, get the entire family registered and plan for a great Friday night in a galaxy far far away. Best costume contests, themed awards and more to come.
Date / Location
Friday May 4th 8:00 p.m. (star wars day)
Frankenmuth Michigan, behind the Bavarian Inn and River place shops.
- Custom event shirt
- Light Saber to the first 500 registered
- Custom finishers medal with custom ribbon
- Sponsor supplied samples
- Professional chip timing with results available online
- Awards to top three in each age group and overall
- Great sponsor supplied raffle and awards ceremony following the last finisher
- The best post race snack table out there
Follow signs when entering the park to the parking lot area.
Age Up Rule
Your age on race day is the same as how old you will be on December 31 of that year.
Top 3 Men and Top 3 Women Overall in each event and excluded from their age group.
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
City of Frankenmuth