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Friends of Fishtown 5K – July 20, 2019

Friends of Fishtown 5K

Join us for the 11th Annual Friends of Fishtown 5K
Sat, July 20, 2019 • 9:00am

Our beautiful course winds through Leland’s neighborhoods and along the Leland River, starting and finishing in the heart of Fishtown. Gradual climbs and descents make this an event for the serious runner or the whole family! Proceeds help us preserve and maintain the historical integrity of Fishtown, and ensure that it remains publicly accessible.

Race Information

  • Corral Starting Line – Fastest runners at front
  • RFID Chip Timing* – Timed by Endurance Evolution of Traverse City
  • Age categories – 12-under, 13-19,  20-29,  30-39,  40-49,  50-59,  60-69,  70+
  • Participants – Runners, walkers, strollers, and leashed dogs are welcome to run/walk
  • 5K Route Map
  • After Race information – TBA
  • Qualified Race of the Traverse City Track Club’s Grand Prix Race Circuit – More Info
  • “Run Like a Fish” Costume Contest (Information below)

Registration

  • Online registration Thur, Feb 1 thru Wed, July 17 at 11:59pm ~ Click here to register now.
  • $30 per participant – Feb 1 to June 30**
  • $35 per participant – July 1-20:* Thursday and Friday, July 18-19 (in-person only) –10:00am-4:00pm at the FPS office (203 E Cedar, Leland) – and 10:00am-6:00pm at the Welcome Center in Fishtown – Saturday, July 20 before 8:30am on race morning in Fishtown
    *  You MUST be registered prior to 8:30am on race day to be chip timed.
    ** Registrations through Sunday, June 30 will receive preferred t-shirt size.
  • Registration includes:
    • Fishtown 5K athletic tee**
    • Reusable water bottle
    • Post-race refreshments
    • Chance to win incredible race medals unique to Fishtown!
    • Entry in “Run Like a Fish” Costume Contest for medals and prizes

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Fishtown Leland On Facebook

Below are the latest postings from the Fishtown Leland Page On Facebook.

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3 days ago

Fishtown Leland

A glimpse of our unique Fishtown 5K medals... one could be yours!
11th Annual Fishtown 5K ~ Saturday, July 20 at 9:00am
Register Now: events.bytepro.net/friendsoffishtown5k
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A glimpse of our unique Fishtown 5K medals... one could be yours! 
11th Annual Fishtown 5K ~ Saturday, July 20 at 9:00am 
Register Now: https://events.bytepro.net/friendsoffishtown5k

 

Comment on Facebook

Hoots Mcgee

Rodys Dancer Deb Stoneman do you ladies have a fish medal in your collection 🤔🙌🏼🤣

Sweet!Not this year, but definitely on my list!

4 days ago

Fishtown Leland

The 11th Annual Fishtown 5K is this Saturday, July 20 @ 9:00am. Run Like a Fish and help support Fishtown! Register now: events.bytepro.net/friendsoffishtown5k ... See MoreSee Less

The 11th Annual Fishtown 5K is this Saturday, July 20 @ 9:00am. Run Like a Fish and help support Fishtown!  Register now: https://events.bytepro.net/friendsoffishtown5k

6 days ago

Fishtown Leland

Meet our 2019 Summer Intern Claire Kurnick!
To read "Learning About Fishtown —Through Stories"
By Claire Kurnick: www.fishtownmi.org/2019/07/learning-about-fishtown-through-stories/
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Meet our 2019 Summer Intern Claire Kurnick! 
To read Learning About Fishtown —Through Stories
By Claire Kurnick: https://www.fishtownmi.org/2019/07/learning-about-fishtown-through-stories/

 

Comment on Facebook

Kudos to you! Fishtown is your “oyster” (so to speak)! Have loved Fishtown since my first visit in 1976...I even worked at the Riverside Inn! Enjoy every minute❣️Nowhere like it. 💎

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Absolute perfect fit Claire. So happy for you as you continue to follow your own path. Fish town is fortunate to have you. Really enjoyed reading this, especially your appreciation and love for our freshwater state. We are blessed. Love the work your doing and your passion for it. Best!!

Awesome Claire Kurnick! Loved reading this. Good luck with your internship!

I'll be there this weekend!!!

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7 days ago

Fishtown Leland

Fishtown is the gem of Leelanau county and we need your help to save our shanties (Village Cheese Shanty and Carlson's Fishery) and improve infrastructure. Learn more: www.fishtownmi.org/campaign/ ... See MoreSee Less

Fishtown is the gem of Leelanau county and we need your help to save our shanties (Village Cheese Shanty and Carlsons Fishery) and improve infrastructure. Learn more: https://www.fishtownmi.org/campaign/

 

Comment on Facebook

We’ll be there this weekend and we’ll donate - it’s our favorite place! ❤️

We were just there on Tuesday; love this little town. I donated! 😊

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