Everything You Need to Know about the race
9:00am – 10:45am Saturday
One wave start at 11:00am sharp
Packet pick-up will be at the start/finish line located at the Muskegon State Park beach house. (About .25 miles south off of Memorial Drive on the Lake Michigan beach)See A Map Get Directions
Parking is available at the beach house. A State Park Recreation Passport is required to park inside the State Park, including the Sports Complex. See details about the Recreation Passport
The race will begin with a one wave start. Timing is carried out by Runner’s Edge. You will receive your race bib in your race packet before the race. 1st, 2nd and 3rd place will be awarded to both males and females with the lowest times in each of the following age divisions: 13 and under, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29,30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79 and 80+. The awards ceremony will commence at the Sports Complex lodge after all racers have finished
What if the weather is bad?
This race is designed for racers to experience Mother Nature at her best… or worst. The race will continue rain or shine. In the event of thunder or lighting, the race will be postponed until officials are assured runners will be safe.
Where can my friends and family watch the race?
Your fans are welcome to view the race anywhere along the course as long as they don’t interfere with racers. The most accessible location will be at the start/finish line at the beach house.
What happens after the race?
First aid and emergency precautions
Race officials trained in first aid and emergency response will be located throughout the course with first aid kits, two-way radios, emergency equipment and an AED defibrillator.