Eastgate 5k: race description
Welcome to the Eastgate 5K (3.1 mile) Run and 1/2 Mile fun Run/Walk. The 5K Run and 1/2 Mile Walk will start at 6:30 PM at Beacon Hill at Eastgate’s front parking lot. Beacon Hill is located on Boston Street between Breton Road and Plymouth Avenue. Food and entertainment will be provided post-race.
Awards will be given for Male, Female, Overall Masters (40+) and Grand Masters (60+). Awards will also be given for age group winners, 1st – 3rd place. Age Groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over (age based on participant’s age on September 15, 2016)
The 5K course runs through the Eastgate neighborhood. The 5K (3.1 mile) course starts and finishes at the Beacon Hill at Eastgate front parking lot located at 1919 Boston Street SE. There will be aid stations along the course. An Awards Ceremony will take place at 7:30 p.m.
Packet Pick Up and Late Registration
Packet pick-up will be available at Beacon Hill at Eastgate race hub located at 1919 Boston Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506 during the following times: Wednesday, September 14 –, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and Thursday, September 16 –, 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
The Beacon Hill Foundation and the Eastgate Neighborhood Association.