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5th Annual Fit 4 Fall 5K
Saturday, October 13th, 2018
Riverview Park, St. Joseph, Michigan

Start Time: New Time! Please note that this year’s race will start at 9:00 am

About the Event
The Fit 4 Fall 5K is a run/walk event designed to raise monetary support for three charities with local significance to the St. Joseph/Benton Harbor area. The entire event is organized and facilitated by LECO Corporation, with charities chosen each year by the Warren family that have significance to LECO employees. This year, race proceeds will benefit Hospice at Home, LOGAN Autism Learning Center in Southwestern Michigan, and the Alzheimer’s Association.


Registration Fees/Deadlines

Early Bird Registration (June 1st–Aug 31st)

$20 per individual

$10 for youth 14 and under

Advanced Registration (Sept 1st–October 6th)

$25 per individual

$15 for youth 14 and under

Standard Registration (October 7th–13th)

Online Registration ends October 11th

$30 per individual

$20 for youth 14 and under

Click here to register online, or click here to download the registration form.

On-site registration/ Race Day Check-In: Oct 13th from 8:00 to 8:45 am at Woodbine Lodge

Early Race Packet Pick-up: Riverview Park, Woodbine Lodge – Oct 12th from 3 to 6 pm at Woodbine Lodge
*Shirts and goody bags are guaranteed for the first 500 registrants only


About the Course
The Fit 4 Fall 5K is a trail race which begins and ends at Woodbine Lodge, taking runners and walkers through the park’s scenic trails and wooded terrain. Please note that there is some uneven terrain on this course. Aid and water stations will be available throughout the course, as well as at the Start/Finish lines. The race course is closed to skateboards and roller blades. Strollers are permitted, but must begin at the back of the start line. Dogs are welcome at Riverview Park, however for the safety of our runners and walkers, only service animals are permitted on the race course. Click here to view a map of the course.

Awards: First Overall Male & Female (Runner & Walker) Medals to 1st, 2nd, 3rd place M & F in each age division.
9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & Over.

Part of the RACERS Run Forest Run Trail Series.

Endorsed by the Michigan Fitness Foundation.