WESTFIELD, IN – The 4th annual Grand Run 5K Run/Walk presented by Wellbrooke of Westfield will take place on Tuesday, July 4 at 7:30 a.m. The event will kick off the Westfield Rocks the 4th Festivities taking place at Grand Park.
Participants will run on the park’s extensive trail system to tour the state-of-the-art sports destination with 31 multi-purpose fields and 26 baseball diamonds. In addition to the 5K course, new offerings include 10K, “The Doubler” (15K) and 1 Mile events along with a free kids’ fun run. Post-race activities will include music, refreshments and a sneak peek of the set up for the Westfield Rocks the 4th festivities taking place later that day.
Pre-registration is $20 for the 5K and 10K until June 2 ($25 after June 2; $30 on race day) or $25 to pre-register for “The Doubler,” BOTH the 5K and 10K until June 2 ($30 after June 2; $35 on race day). Pre-registration for the 1 Mile event is $10 ($15 after June 2; $20 on race day). There is also a free kids fun run. Pre-registrants for the 5K, 10K and 1 Mile events will receive a race t-shirt and commemorative finisher’s medal. The free kids run does not include a t-shirt.
Register by Monday, June 26 to be guaranteed a t-shirt (after June 26, t-shirts will be available while supplies last). Prizes will be awarded for the top three male and top three female finishers of the 5K and 10K. A portion of event proceeds will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.
Online registration is available at www.runsignup.com/grandrun and by clicking here.
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About Grand Park Sports Campus
Grand Park in Westfield, Indiana, is a destination like no other. The thoughtfully designed 400-acre Grand Park Sports Campus features 26 baseball and softball diamonds, 31 multipurpose fields for soccer, football, and lacrosse. The Grand Park Events Center is now open, featuring three full-sized indoor soccer fields, a restaurant and administrative offices. The Jonathan Byrd’s Fieldhouse indoor basketball/volleyball facility opened in January 2016. Grand Park also features an abundance of green space and more than 10 miles of pedestrian/bicycle trails, including the largest trailhead on the Monon Corridor.
More than 1 million sports visitors are expected to participate in or attend tournaments and events at the Grand Park Sports Campus on an annual basis, making the surrounding area a prime location for economic development. The master plan outlines approximately 1,400 acres of land available for residential and commercial development, including hospitality (hotel, restaurant and retail), mixed-use, life science and corporate office uses.
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