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38th Annual Groundhog Gallop 5K Run/Walk

Event date: 
Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 12:00pm
Event location: 
Middle School at Parkside, 2400 4th Street, Jackson, MI

Event Information

Where: Middle School at Parkside - Cafeteria
When: Saturday, January 31
Check-in: 10:30 a.m.
5k Run/Walk: 12:00 p.m.

Entry Fee:
$22.50 + 2.50, Nov 24-Dec 25, Online Only
$25 + 2.50 fee, Dec 26-Jan 29, Online Only
$30, Late registration (January 30 at packet pick up, January 31 at check-in, cash/check only)

Runners can register as individuals or in teams.
Discount applied for families of 3 or more that register together.
Registered particpants will recieve light refreshments and a long-sleeve event shirt.

To register, please visit:

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Packet Pick-Up: January 30, 12-6pm, 9th Floor One Jackson Square Building

Prizes will be awarded to walkers and runners in the following categories:

  • 1st place male/female
  • 1st place master's male/female
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd in age group

Proceeds from this event will support Step by Step Mileage Club in our local elementary schools. Step by Step Mileage Club is a way to encourage children to become more physically active. This voluntary program offers children incentives for every mile walked/run, with the goal of logging 26.2 miles, the distance of a full marathon.

Note: 38th Groundhog Gallop WILL NOT be cancelled due to inclement weather.  We promise, it's fun every year no matter the conditions!


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