Sturgeon Sprint Family Fun Run & 5K

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Date(s) - 08/11/2019
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Belle Isle Park



Enjoy the summer colors and run, walk, or jog along the Belle Isle Park trails with the Michigan Nature Association!

This 5K will promote efforts to preserve habitat for the Lake Sturgeon, a species of special concern in Michigan.

Families, strollers, and pets (on a leash) welcome! The Kids Fun Run will start at 8:30 am! Kids can run a 1 mile race prior to the 5K starting at 9 am.

Kids 1 Mile Fun Run: $10
5K Run/Walk: Early registration is just $25 ($30 day-of)

Volunteers are also needed! We’re looking for energetic individuals and organizations to provide great customer service to our 5K participants. Interested in helping with registration, monitoring along the course, handing out medals? We have a spot for everyone!

Registration opens January 1! Visit:

Questions? Give Lauren a call at (866) 223-2231 or email her at

Participants will receive a commemorative Sturgeon Sprint t-shirt while supplies last.

Packet pickup begins on race day at 7:30 am in the green space behind Shelter 8 at the intersection of Central Ave and Inselruhe Ave

**This event is part of the Race for Michigan Nature, a statewide series of Family Fun Runs & 5Ks stretching from Belle Isle in Detroit to Marquette in the U.P. Win a prize for participating in all 6 races! Learn more:

Our races are endorsed by the Michigan Fitness Foundation’s Governor’s Council. They are offering the Pure Michigan FITness Series Challenge, where participants can win prizes after accruing points in running in events across Michigan.
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