Date: Sunday, July 14, 2013 - 7:15 am
Duration: 4 Hours
Sunday, July 14, 2013
USATF certified course Road map | Course map Welcome to the Gallup Gallop! As in previous years, it celebrates Huron River Day at Gallup Park, Ann Arbor, MI, on the 14th of July, 2013, which this year has its 33rd anniversary. Don’t delay; register now for this event and make your life – at least for a day – a walk in the park!
Course & Race Headquarters
The Gallup Gallop 5k takes place on the nationally recognized Gallup Park Trail, a USATF certified course. It starts and finishes near Gallup Park Canoe Livery; it is a 2 lap course. It is flat, fast and scenic, circling Geddes Pond. Most of it is on asphalt, but part of it is on wood chips.
The Race Headquarters are the Gallup Park Meeting Room, adjacent to the Canoe Livery.
5k Run/Walk: Overall Male and Female, Masters (over 40 years old) Male and Female; 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 and over.
1 Mile Fun Run: Overall Male and Female.
Unique prizes will be awarded three-deep in each age division.
Race participants who will bike to the park (instead of driving) will be offered a free canoe rental pass, valid from 12 pm to 4 pm on July 14, 2013, only.
Results / Photos
We appreciate the support and recognize the following partners who contribute toward a successful event: City of Ann Arbor Parks and Recreation, Gene Butman Ford, Running Fit, Underground Printing, Zingerman's, Busch's.
This year, the event will also foster awareness of prostate cancer - in US, 1 in 6 men is diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime - and fundraising on behalf of the Prostate Cancer Foundation, www.pcf.org.
If you wish to become a member of the fundraising Gallup Gallop team, or just want to make a donation, please do so via the following link: http://donate.athletesforacure.org/team/GallupGallop.
1 Mile Fun Run: 8:30am
5K Run / Walk: 9:00am
Race check-in and packet pickup will take place at the race headquarters, Gallup Park Meeting Room, by the Canoe Livery, between 7:15 amand 8:45 am. Please ensure early arrival for the 1 Mile run, as it starts roughly ¼ mile away.
Times: Finish times will be recorded & posted immediately after the race by Everal Race Management timing service.
Mail-in registration must be postmarked by July 8, 2013.
The entry fee includes a T-shirt – please select your size during registration process. Race day registrants are not guaranteed a T-shirt. AATC members get a $3 discount.
Youth discount: $5 off either race for all youth 17 and under.
Run 'em both! All 5K runners can run the mile for no additional cost.
*Race Day Registration: Gallup Park Canoe Livery from 7:15 am to 8:15 am.
This year, the net proceeds will be donated to Prostate Cancer Foundation.
Contact & Volunteer
To get things done during the race day and enhance everyone’s experience, we rely on a few enthusiastic volunteers, who want to be part of our team, helping with packet distribution, course marshaling, set-up aid stations and distribute water and Gatorade during race and refreshments after, clean-up etc.
Volunteers are the backbone of any race event like this, and it's fun! Plus you get a free race T-shirt! You are awesome!