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12.37. Dash Down Division

February 22, 2012

Time to dust of those running and walking shoes and tear up downtown Grand Rapids with a 5K Run/Walk. The race is Saturday, February 25 – 9:30 am.
The 5K is presented by The Salvation Army Kroc Center and Grand Rapids Parks & Recreation so you will be helping a good cause besides getting out and getting some exercise.
Whether you are a seasoned runner interested in testing your winter fitness level or someone looking to maintain their New Year resolution to become fit, we welcome you to become a part of the inaugural Dash Down Division 5k run/walk that will start and end at The Salvation Army Kroc Center. The run course is flat and fast and will take place on Division Avenue. Participants will be able to enjoy the Kroc Center and its many amenities after the race. Race Amenities, Chip Timing, T-Shirt, Kroc Center Day Pass (for future visit), Childcare for runners with children ($5 additional charge), Unique awards to age group winners
Door prizes from Fitness Things, Direct Fitness, BSN, Kroc Center, Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation
After the race enjoy refreshments, door prizes and the many amenities of the Kroc Center including the aquatic center, climbing wall, gymnasium, ice skating rink, and sledding hill.

Limited parking is available in the main parking lot of the Kroc Center. Participants are encouraged to park in the East lot off of Alger Street, side streets, and the Brookside Elementary Parking lot. Proceeds from the Dash Down Division will be used to support the recreation scholarship fund given to local children who live at or below the poverty level.

For more information to register online visit:


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