Race day: Saturday, April 28th
8k Starts at 8am
Location: Grand River Brewery
$30 after April 6th, 2018
WE APPRECIATE ALL OF OUR ORS RUN SPONSORS
ORTHO RUN 8K/5K COURSE INFO:
Orthopaedic Rehab Specialists 8k Run and 5k Run/Walk is coming back to beautiful downtown Jackson on Saturday, April 28, 2018! The race will start at Grand River Brewery, running along the Armory Arts Trail and old Jackson Prison, through the Jackson HS campus, and finishing at the GRB. Both the 8k and 5k course are officially certified for the next 10 years.
8K: Runners only on this course. No walkers will be allowed to register for the 8K course.
5K: Walkers will be allowed on the 5K. You can make the choice at any time to walk or run the distance.
Grand River Brewery will be open with full breakfast menu at 8:00am to accommodate participant's family and friends.
Runners (with Bib identification) will be able to purchase the GRB Buffet for only $5.
Food service will be available at the GRB, but it is regular price buffet and meals for all non-runners.
Participants will receive the coveted ORS technical shirt but shirts are not guaranteed after April 20, 2018. The first 50 registrants will receive the Jackson’s best “In-Training” shirts. Register early to get the great shirts!
AWARDS INFO FOR THE ORTHO RUN:
Awards will be given to the top male and female finishers of Open and Masters Divisions in the 8k Run, 5k Run, and 5k Walk, as well as, the top three finishers in each age group: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-66, 67+.
Run Registration for the Ortho Run is $25.00 through April 6, 2018.
Run Registration after April 6th will go up to $30
KIDS SUPERHERO RUN INFO:
There will be a "KIDS SUPERHERO RUN" scheduled to start at 10am at the Grand River Brewery and will run around the parking lot area.
The Kids Fun Run is $5.00.
To register for the KIDS RUN, click here: https://runsignup.com/ors_5K_8K
RACE PACKET PICKUP INFO FOR THE ORTHO RUN:
Night Before Pick Up:
Foot, Ankle & Running Center, 2797 Spring Arbor Road, Suite B, in Jackson from 5:30-7:30pm.
Day of Registration: Grand River Brewery (race location) from 7:00am to 7:45am
The race awards for the ORS Run will follow the Kids Run at the Grand River Brewery (inside or outside- weather permitting)
BEER MILE AT GRAND RIVER BREWERY-
This race will follow the ORS RACE at 1pm, but is not affiliated with the ORTHO RUN.
BEER MILE RUN INFO: (www.MIBeerMile.com)
This race will start at 1pm at Grand River Brewery.
The course is a 1/4 mile lap that starts at the Grand River Brewery and runs around GRB in downtown Jackson.
LIVE BAND INFO:
From 3-6pm following all of the race festivities, the GRB will host a live band on the outside deck to celebrate RACE DAY IN DOWNTOWN JACKSON!
This race is endorsed by and part of the 2018 Michigan Fitness Foundation Challenge. The challenge encourages Michiganders to engage with events that promote physical activity, health and wellness. You will receive a FIT point for every endorsed event you participate in or volunteer for from January 1, 2018 until December 31st, 2018. Points earn cool swag and a chance to win a trip to the Grand Hotel at Mackinac! To sign up and learn more click HERE. There is no cost to this challenge.
UPCOMING RACE SCHEDULE:
April 28th: Orthopaedic Rehab Specialists 8k/5k Run Walk - Downtown Jackson
May 5th: Family Service and Children's Aid Run for Fun 5k- Cascades Falls Park
May 12th: Around the Park for Autism 5k - Cascades Falls Park
June 9th: 2018 ROSE RUN
Presented by Orthopaedic Rehab Specialists- Jackson College
June 23rd: Concord Classic 5k Run/Walk- Concord High School
July 4th: Hanover-Horton Firecracker 5 Mile Run/5k - Hanover Fire Station
August 4th: Run Clark Lake 12k and 5k - Beach Bar, Clark Lake
September 16th: Heart of a Lion 5K Run/Walk - Cascade Falls Park
November 22nd: Jackson YMCA Turkey Trot- Downtown Jackson YMCA
REGISTRATION FOR ALL OF THE ORS RUN SERIES RACES AT:
For more running information in the Jackson area, visit: