Register for the 2021 Run For Nature

5K Run  | 2K Walk  |  Little Sprout Sprint

              2021 Presenting Sponsor
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                              Silver Sponsor
                            Independent Bank

Join us on Saturday, June 12, 2021 for a family-friendly event at the Troy Farm located at South Blvd. and Beach Road in Troy.  This event will benefit the Stage Nature Center.

To accommodate social distancing this year, Runner and Walkers will participate on a scattered-start basis and on separate courses. 
5K Runner route is out and back to the nature center on trails and sidewalks.  The 2K Walker route is on trail that winds through meadows and wooded trails.  Feel immersed in all that this natural setting has to offer.

*Event organizers reserve the right to move from an in-person to a virtual event should COVID restrictions make it necessary.  All participants will automatically be transferred, no refunds will be processed.

$25 Adult Registration. (Increases to $30 after May 21st).
$15 Youth Registration. (5K Run or 2K Walk, ages 11-15 years).

Little ones (ages 10 and under) are invited to participate in their own Little Sprout Sprint race.  $15 registration includes a participant medal.  First 50 "Sprouts" to pre-register will receive a nature cape to run their mini-course.  Parents may assist their childlren on the course free of charge.

Pre-registration required.  NO walk-in registration on day-of event!


7:30 am    Check-In for pre-registered participants who have not picked up race packet
8:25 am    Warm Up Session
8:55 am    Announcements, Anthem, Final Instructions             
9:00 am    Little Sprout Sprint
9:15 am    Scattered-start 5K Run begins followed by scattered-start 2K Walk. 

*Please wait for you event to be called prior to coming to the start area.  Please adhere to social distancing guidelines.  For 5K your time will start when you cross the start line and end when you cross the finish, therefore there is no need to rush at the start.

All adult and youth finishers will receive a participation award.  5K awards to top male/female finishers and top three male/female finishers in each age group.  Top finishers will be posted on this website on Monday, June 14th.   Awards can be picked up at the nature center during open hours:  Tuesday to Friday:  9am-3pm and Saturday 10am-4pm.  

REGISTER BY MAY 21st to get early bird pricing and be guaranteed an event t-shirt.  Adult registration will increase to $30 after May 21st.

Pre-race packet pick-up (Registrations accepted): 
Sunday, June 6 from 1pm to 4pm OR
Thursday, June 10 from 3pm to 7pm at
Stage Nature Center
6685 Coolidge Hwy.
Troy, MI  48098

Cash, check or credit accepted.

Price will increase in 1 week.
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