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Big Little Hero Race

  • Northwestern Michigan College
  • 1701 E. Front St.
  • Traverse City, MI 49685
  • April 15, 2017
  • Admission: $35 General Public, $25 Students
  • 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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This is a superhero themed race! Please come wearing your favorite superhero costume. The fun run is free, and there are prizes for all children who participate. NMC's College for Kids will sponsor the fun run so that every child that participates will receive a cape! After the event join us on NMC's Main Campus for the awards ceremony, prizes and fun events for kids of all ages. We will have face painting, balloon animals and more! All proceeds from this event will benefit the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Michigan.

Every Child needs a hero, and you can help us find them one by racing in this fun event. It is a chip timed race by Endurance Evolution. The one-mile fun run starts at 9:00 a.m., the 5K and 10K start at 9:30 a.m. The race route winds around Northwestern Michigan College's Main Campus and out Old Mission Peninsula. To qualify for the student rate you will need to bring your student ID to the packet pickup. There will be awards for:

Top overall time male/female

First, second and third for each category

14 & under male and female 50-59 male and female
15-19 male and female 60 & over male and female
30-39 male and female
40-49 male and female

And prizes for best child costume (boy and girl), Best costume adult male and female and best team costume. Register by March 25, to receive your technical running shirt courtesy of our super sponsor Pickle Print & Marketing. This race is coordinated by the NMC Business Students for Big Brothers Big Sisters. We are sorry but there are no refunds for this event. Packet pick-up will be in NMC's West Hall from 5:30 -7:30 p.m. Friday April 15 and Saturday (the morning of the race) 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Big Little Hero Race