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Gazelle Sports Gobble Wobble

2425 Lake Drive Southeast, Grand Rapids, MI 49506 map

Start Time
November 22nd, 2012 8:00 am
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Thursday, November 22, 2012 8:00 am
East Grand Rapids Middle School (2425 Lake Drive SE)

Join us for the 5th Annual Gobble Wobble on Thanksgiving morning to raise funds for Kids’ Food Basket. This FUN RUN is not timed and strollers and dogs are welcome!

Packet Pick-Up:
Shirts and bibs will be available for pickup at Gazelle Sports (3930 28th St. SE) on Wednesday, November 21 from 12-5pm You can also pick up your shirt and bib race day at East Grand Rapids Middle School from 6:30-7:45am.
 
About Kids’ Food Basket: KFB is the only hunger relief organization working with elementary schools to provide evening meals (sack suppers) to hungry children in Kent County. Currently KFB provides sack suppers to approximately 4000 school children in more than 25 schools each day. Decorate a bag (decorated bags are more fun!) and/or bring in items from the wish list to the Gobble Wobble or Gazelle Sports by December 12. Wish list items include: granola bars, cracker packs, 100% fruit juice boxes, individual fruit cups, pudding cups and gelatin cups, snack or sandwich size zipper-lock bags, kids toothbrushes, plastic spoons or napkins.
 
Parking: Please park at the East Grand Rapids High School or Jade Pig Ramp (Exit on to Wealthy). Note: Roads will be closed to vehicular traffic from 7:45am to approximately 9:15am during event.
 
Aid Station/Water Stop: We will have one station at the intersection of Reeds Lake Blvd and Pioneer Club Rd
 
Restrooms: Are located in the Middle School
 
Dogs: By law, dogs must remain on a leash at all times. You are held responsible for cleaning up after your dog.
Schedule on Thursday morning:
7:00-7:45am Late Registration & Packet Pick Up in East Grand Rapids Middle School Cafeteria
7:45am Line up for Run/Walk
8:00am 4.1 mile begins (walkers line up behind runners)
8:05am Wibble Wobble begins  (1 mile fun run/walk)
Post Race Activities in Cafeteria: Kids Area with Face Painting & Balloon Animals, Bag Decorating from Kids’ Food Basket, Refreshments and give-aways

Registration

Cost: $25 - 13 and over with shirt, $15 without shirt

$10 - 12 and under with shirt, 12 and under without shirt FREE!

Registration is open!

https://www.signmeup.com/site/reg/register.aspx?fid=L22VHJ7 

All proceeds go directly to Kids Food Basket

 

Map/Directions

Course: Our course leaves from East Grand Rapids Middle School and runs from the school north on Lakeside Dr SE, north on Reeds Lake Blvd SE, south on Pioneer Club Rd SE, north on Manhattan Rd SE, west on Reeds Lake Blvd SE, north on Hodenpyl Rd SE, south on Rexford Dr SE, west on Reeds Lake Blvd SE, south to Lakeside Dr SE to the school.

Sponsors:

New Balance

Mark It Productions

Robinettes Apple Haus

GORE-TEX

Distance 1
4.1 mile run/walk 
Distance 2
1 mile fun run/walk 
Event Type
Running/Walking Event 
Event Fee
$25 adults with shirt, $15 adults without. $10 12 and under with shirt, free without shirt! 
Contact Name
Tessa Talsma 
Contact Email
ttalsma@gazellesports.com 
Contact Phone
616-940-9888