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2019 ORS RACE SERIES
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All bolded run distances will count towards ORS Race Series Points
April 27th: ORS Ortho Run 8k/5k at Grand River Brewery
May 11th: Around the Park for Autism 5k at Cascades Park
May 18th: Tunnel 2 Towers 5k at Cascades Park
June 3rd: ORS 49th Annual Rose Run 10k/5k at Jackson College
June 19th: Concord Classic 5k at Concord High School
July 4th: Hanover Firecracker 5 Mile/5k at Hanover Fire Station
August 3rd: Run Clark Lake 12k/5k at Beach Bar Club - Clark Lake
September 15th: Heart of a Lion 5k at Ella Sharp Park
October 5th: Family Services FSCA Run for Fun 5k at Cascades Park
November 28th: Jackson YMCA Turkey Trot 10k/5k in Downtown Jackson
All races have Run/Walk options
All races have Kids Runs
All walks will count towards ORS Race Series Points
RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR JARDA/ORS RACE SERIES RACES:
The Series’ mission is to provide incentives and opportunities for Jackson and surrounding communities to get fit and active.
There are eleven races in the series.
Participants in each race earn points toward the series, so there is added incentive for people to enter. Runners and walkers must participate in at least six events to qualify for age-group awards.
Run Age Groups:
0-14, 15-17, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34. 35-39. 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-66, 67+
Walk Age Groups:
0-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50=54, 55-59, 60-66, 67+
Twenty points will be awarded to the first-place runner and walker overall, with second earning 18, third earning 16, down to two for 10th place. Points are also awarded for overall Masters and Grandmasters top-five places, as well as in each age group.
Participants who take part in 8 of the 10 events receive an ORS Race Series shirt.
Those who participate in all 10 events will receive a coveted award announced at the award ceremony at the ORS Ortho Run the following year.
Series awards do not include Kids’ Run events.
Ties are determined by the fastest 5K time.
Age for this year is determined by your age on June 19th (Concord Classic)
1st place overall in each age group will receive an award at the end of the series>
YOU MUST complete 6 events to win an age group award.
Tie breakers will be determined by the fastest 5k.