Ele's Race Registration
Thank you to our
Race Level Sponsors
Thank you to our
T-Shirt Level Sponsors
Accident Fund Life Insurance
Adam's Outdoor Advertising
Mayotte Group Architects
Mid Michigan Physicians
Sparrow Health System
Tim Horton's and Cold Stone Creamery of Okemos
Two Men and a Truck
Walmart Grand Ledge
Thank you for supporting Ele's Race 5K Run/Walk!
presented by Jackson National Life Insurance Company
Sunday, July 19, 2015
Start Time: 9:00 a.m.
Jackson National Life Insurance Company Headquarters
Okemos Road just south of I-96 exit 110
Click HERE for directions to Jackson National Life
Registration for Ele's Race is now open.
Individual (just you)
$25 per person before May 15, 2015.
$30 per person May 16 - July 19, 2015
Ele's Race is a 5K run/walk on a certified 3.1 mile course through rural Okemos roads starting and finishing at Jackson National Life Insurance company headquarters. Click HERE for the course map.
Start time is 9:00 a.m., rain or shine. In the event of severe weather the race start will be delayed and conditions re-evaluated each hour. The event will be held as soon as weather permits. Entry fees are non-refundable. No scooters, rollerblades, bikes or pets please. Strollers are allowed, but the passenger must be registered to participate in the 5K.
If you need to leave immediately following the 5K, be aware that driveways and parking lots are closed down for the remainder of the 5K and also for the Kids Mile which starts at 10:40. Please see the schedule below for parking lot closure times.
Prizes will be awarded to the top five finishers in each race division, Male and Female, and the top five "Family Finishers" which is defined as a parent/guardian crossing the finish line hand-in-hand with a child 12 and under.
Male and Female
9 and under
75 and over
Will be awarded to: Overall Male and Female; Overall Male and Female Masters (age 40-49); and Overall Male and Female Grand Masters (age 50 and over)
Race results will be scored using B-tags which affix to the bib number. Race results will be posted on this web page immediately following the race.
Registration fee includes one cotton/poly event shirt per participant.
Early Packet Pick-up
Saturday, July 18, 2015 from 12:00-5:00 p.m.
1145 W Oakland Ave
Lansing, MI 48915
Race Day Packet Pick-up
Sunday July 19, 2015 at the race
7:30am to 8:45 a.m.
Playmakers Kids Mile Series
Ele's Race is a proud participant of the Playmakers Kids Mile Series. Registration is free for kids, age 12 and under, and will start at 10:40am. See Playmakers for more details. To register for the Kids Mile, CLICK HERE.
Activities and Entertainment
Kids Activities: Crafts and other activities will be available for children from 8:00am - 11:00am.
Kids Dash: A free 100-yard kids dash will take place at approximately 10:20am. Every participant will receive an award! Please register online - CLICK HERE. Youth tee shirts will be available for sale.
Memory Wall: On race day, participants will have the opportunity to write the name of a loved one onto the Memory Wall to celebrate the memories of those who have died.
Music: UpDraft will be playing live music on the course again this year. Music at the finish line will be provided by Playmakers.
Dedicate a Memory Heart Sign at Ele's Race!
$20 donation, 12 x 12 heart, on a 3' stake. Weather resistant. Will be placed along the "Memory Mile".
Click HERE for an order form and more information about memory hearts!
We encourage you to carpool with friends and family to ease congestion.
Parking is available at Jackson National Life Headquarters. Please allow plenty of time to park. Sunday's race starts at 9:00am and entry to the parking lot will be closed at 8:50am. During the race and the Kids Mile, traffic in or out is prohibited, for the safety of the participants.
Ele's Race will be held rain or shine. In the event of severe weather the race will be delayed and conditions re-evaluated each hour, to be held later that same day. Entry fees are non-refundable.
|July 18||12:00pm - 5:00pm||Early packet pickup at Ele's Place|
|July 19||7:30am - 8:45am||Race day registration and packet pickup|
|July 19||8:50am||Parking lot closes (re-opens in 20 minutes)|
|July 19||9:00am||Ele's Race begins - Parking lot CLOSED|
|July 19||9:10am||Parking lot re-opens|
|July 19||10:00am||Awards presentation|
|July 19||10:20am||Kids Dash|
|July 19||10:30am||Parking lot closed (re-opens in 20 minutes)|
|July 19||10:40am||Kids Mile Series - Parking lot CLOSED|
|July 19||10:50am||Parking lot re-opens|
If you have any questions about Ele's Race, please contact Ele's Place.
Phone: (517) 482-1315 ext. 17