2023 Run For Nature

            5K Run  | 2K Walk  |  Little Sprout Sprint Race
                                   
Join us on Sunday, June 11, 2023 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.

Runner and Walkers will participate on separate courses. 

5K Runner route starts at Troy Farm, goes to the nature center and back 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.

$30 Adult Early Bird Registration until May 19th.  (Additional $5 after May 19th for Adults)
$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 children on the course free of charge.

Pre-registration requested by May 19th to be guaranteed a t-shirt.  Once pre-registered, you are encouraged to pick up your Race Packet containing your microchipped bib number and t-shirt at the Stage Nature Center located at 6685 Coolidge Hwy, Troy, Michigan PRIOR to the event. Race Packets can be picked up on either:

Sunday, June 4th from 1pm - 4pm
OR
Thursday June 8th from 3pm - 7pm 


RACE DAY AGENDA, SUNDAY, JUNE 11:
7:30 am    Check-In for pre-registered participants.  Walk in registrations accepted.
8:25 am    Warm Up Session
8:55 am    Announcements, Anthem, Final Instructions             
9:00 am    Little Sprout Sprint
9:15 am    5K Run begins followed by start 2K Walk. 
Event concludes with participant awards presented between approximately 11am and 12pm


*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 awards will be presented at the completion of the event from the award table located on the stage.

Select Category
9:15 AM START TIME
$30.00 through May 20th, 2023
$35.00 until registration closes
$30.00 $35.00
9:15 AM START TIME (11-15 yrs)
$15.00 until registration closes
$15.00
Untimed fun walk on the trails at the farm
$30.00 through May 20th, 2023
$35.00 until registration closes
$30.00 $35.00
Untimed fun walk on the trails at the farm (11-15 yrs)
$15.00 until registration closes
$15.00
Fun Run for ages 10 and under. Includes "Nature Cape" for first 50 pre-registered "Sprouts" and award for each registered youngster. Adults may accompany their children.
$15.00 until registration closes
$15.00
For those who cannot attend but would like to contribute to our fundraiser. Thank you for supporting with a donation!
$25.00 until registration closes
$25.00