1) MEMORIAL PARK - Northeast corner of 13 Mile & Coolidge (by the Putt-Putt)
• Participant parking no charge • Opens at 6:00 a.m. • 350 spots
2) BEAUMONT HOSPITAL (Royal Oak)- SOUTH LOT - Coolidge Entrance
• Participant parking no charge • 6:00 - 10:00 a.m. only • 1,000 spots
NO PARKING available at SHRINE HIGH SCHOOL
NOTE: FREE Parking at lots is for a limited time during the race event. Staying for the Dream Cruise or other activities may result in parking fees.
ARE HEADPHONES ALLOWED DURING THE RACE?
Yes. It’s okay to wear headphones. We encourage you to be cautious for safety reasons.
WILL THERE BE WATER AVAILABLE ON THE COURSE?
Yes. There will be a water stop shortly after you get off Woodward Avenue.
~~~ GENERAL QUESTIONS ~~~
DO YOU HAVE A "GEAR CHECK"?
No. If you have something that you don't want to carry with you while running/walking the 5K, you will need to leave it with a friend or family member. Or . . . take it back to your vehicle before the start.
ARE BABY JOGGERS ALLOWED ON THE COURSE?
Yes. Please position yourself at the back of the runners to ensure everyone’s safety.
DO THE PROCEEDS FROM THE 5K GO TO A CHARITY?
Proceeds generated from the 5K go to:
• The Woodward Dream Cruise. The Woodward Dream Cruise is a free event for everyone to attend.
• In addition, nearly 100 area charities benefit from the sale of official Dream Cruise merchandise and refreshments each year.
~~~ AWARDS ~~~
AWARDS - WHAT ARE THE AGE GROUPS FOR AWARDS . . . AND WHAT DO THEY RECEIVE?
Overall Male & Female Winners - > Receive an award & $20 gift certificate from Hansons Running Store. Masters Male & Female Winners - > Receive an award & $20 gift certificate from Hansons Running Store.
Male & Female • 1st, 2nd& 3rd -> Receive a medal Age group awards: 12 & under / 13-15 / 16-19 / 20-24 / 25-29 / 30-34 / 35-39 / 40-44 / 45-49 / 50-54 / 55-59 / 60-64 / 65-69 / 70
~~~ PACKET PICK-UP ~~~
There are 2 options for Packet Pick-Up. You can also register at these locations. You will receive your bib and tech shirt.
#1 Thursday, August 17th, 2017 from 12:00 - 7:00 p.m.
821 E Big Beaver Rd
Troy, MI 48083
#2 Saturday, August 19th, 2017 from 6:15 - 7:30 a.m.
Shrine HIgh School
3500 W. 13 Mile Rd.
Royal Oak, MI 48073
~~~ COSTUME CONTEST ~~~
WHAT ARE THE DETAILS OF THE COSTUME CONTEST?
The Costume Contest will take place at 7:00 AM.
There will be 3 categories
Best 50's Attire
Best 50's Couple
Only 5K participants can enter the Costume Contest.
Winners are judged on creativity, authenticity and staying on target with the 50's theme.
Winners will receive AWESOME PRIZES!
~~~ QUESTIONS NOT ANSWERED ~~~
PLEASE CONTACT US WITH YOUR QUESTIONS:
If you have a question, more than likely someone else has the same one. Contact: Nancy Smith at RunStony@gmail.com