Chances are, you probably have scenario in your head when you hear the phrase, “Run like a mother,” but the folks at Prentiss Pointe Apartments have something entirely different in mind when they team up with the Parks and Recreation Department of Harrison Township for the 6th annual Run Like a Mother event on Saturday, May 12, (the day before Mothers Day, get it?) beginning at 10:30 a.m.
This family community event is for runners and walkers of all ages and skill levels and includes a featuring a 5K and 10K run, a 5k walk and 1-mile fun walk.
Awards will be presented to the top three overall male and female participants in both the 5K and 10K runs. Raffle items donated by area business sponsors will also be given away. Pictures will be available for purchase and live entertainment will be provided by DJ Don and Danielle from Shake it Off Zumba, before, during and after the event.
This event is open to the public. Cost is $18, or $15 per participant with family registration of three or more entries over the age of 8 if you register by May 5, 2012. Children 8 and under are free with an adult entry. Official Run Like a Mother short or long sleeve T-shirts are included with registration fee. All proceeds from Run Like a Mother will go toward programs for Harrison Township’s Parks and Recreation Department.
For more information or for registration details, visit http://www.active.com/running/harrison-township-mi/run-like-a-mother-2012.
Prentiss Pointe Apartments is located at 39111 Prentiss in Harrison Township.