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Coral Gables 220 Water St. Saugatuck, MI
About This Event
The goal of the Town Crier 5K & 10K is to provide an outstanding competitive event for runners that encourages health, exercise and fun for all! The 10K includes a loop on the bike path and woods southwest of town and the 5K winds around historic Saugatuck. The 1K Crier Kids Dash is a non-competitive fun run to interest kids in running as a sport. The Town Crier will benefit Saugatuck Public School athletics and Saugatuck Running Club.
The 10K begins at 8 a.m. Next is the Crier Kids Dash at 8:05 a.m. The 5K and 10K will start at 8a.m. For more information about the Saugatuck community, go to www.saugatuckdouglas.com. Register now online or by mail with a registration form (click here for a PDF of the Town Crier Race brochure and registration form) to: Attention RICK BAUER Town Crier 5K, 401 Elizabeth Street, Saugatuck, MI 49453. After the race, there will be refreshments and the award ceremony at Coral Gables Restaurant, 220 Water Street.
Crier Kids Dash
The Crier Kids Dash is a noncompetitive fun run for younger kids. All runners will win a ribbon. The Kids Dash is free.
Parking and Lodging
Park up the hill on Griffith Street and walk the Main Street walking path to Butler or park downtown on Water Street, Mary Street or streets north of Mary.
Late Registration & Packet Pick Up
Friday night Late Registration and packet pick up at the High school Main Entrance between 4 and 7PM. On SaturdayStarting at 6:00AM packet pickup and Late Registration will be at Coral Gables.
10K overall winners, men and women, will receive $100 in SABA Bucks, redeemable at any Saugatuck-Douglas Area Business Association member. 10K Master men and women winners and Grand Master men and women winners will receive a $30 Gazelle gift certificate.
5K overall winners, men and women, will receive $75 in SABA Bucks . 5K Master men and women winners and Grand Master men and women winners will receive a $20 Gazelle gift certificate.
First, second and third place winners in each age group, men and women, will receive the Town Crier bell. Only one award per runner per event.
14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-65, and over 70
Registration and Entry Fees
By paying online, the entry fee is $20 before May 1st, $25 May 2nd to June 6th and $30 June 7th through Raceday. Paper/mail in $30 anytime. Those that register before June 1st will be guaranteed a Town Crier t-shirt. We cannot guarantee one for later registrations.
Online registration is available HERE.