2017 Grizzly Growl 5K
Parking and Start Line
There will be plenty of parking at Manning Middle School, just north of Maple Grove, and on the streets in the neighborhoods surrounding Maple Grove.
It is highly recommended that you pick up your packet early! You can pick up your registration packet, which includes your race bib, t-shirt and lots of fun freebies at Maple Grove Elementary:
- Friday, September 29 from 2-4PM
- Saturday, September 30 from 10AM-Noon
- If you can’t make it to pick up your packet early then you can pick it up on race morning beginning at 7:30 AM. Look for the Packet Pick-up station in front of the school.
Top male and female will receive running shoes from Runners Roost Lakewood. Age group winners will receive ribbon awards.
Age group categories:
- 6 and under
- Every 5 years thereafter to 80 and over
Online registration is open until 10pm on Wednesday, September 27th.
Walk-up registration is available at Maple Grove Elementary on Friday, September 29th from 2pm-4pm and Saturday, September 30th from 10am to noon.
Race day registration is open from 7:30am to 8:30am. There is an additional $5 charge per registration on race day.
WALK-UP REGISTRATION AND RACE DAY REGISTRATION ARE CASH OR CHECK ONLY.
A scenic 5K (3.1 mile) run, jog or walk starting in front of Maple Grove Elementary School, weaving around the beautiful Applewood neighborhood and finishing back at school.
After the 5K run/walk, there will be a 1K fun run. The course starts and finishes at the same location as the 5K, but 1K runners will turn east, doing a lap around the neighborhood streets. The 1K run run begins at 10am.
This event is timed by Running Bears.
Sponsorship provides an ideal marketing prospect for your business. We offer many levels of sponsorship and opportunities for involvement and provide businesses with positive brand recognition. As a sponsor you can be part of a fun athletic event that promotes health and wellness in our community and supports a local non-profit.