ZEELAND ZOOM 5K
Tuesday, June 25
4th Annual Zeeland Zoom 5k Foot Race & Walk.
Come out and enjoy this exciting Tuesday night event downtown Zeeland! Last year’s race was a lot of fun with more than 1000 participants ZOOMING their way through the streets of Zeeland! A great event for competitors and families alike! Enjoy running through Zeeland’s historic downtown and neighborhoods. Stick around for after-race refreshments, awards & entertainment! Feel the Zeel!
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Race begins at 7pm
In the heart of historic downtown Zeeland. Feel the Zeel.
The Zeeland Zoom will take runners on a fast 3.1 mile adventure through historic downtown Zeeland. The Zeeland Zoom is a professionally timed race; participants will be provided a time chip to wear on the course which will be tracked by a ChronoTrack mat to mat Start and Finish Line. Fast runners should position themselves at the front of the pack. Baby strollers and dogs are welcome but will be asked to stay out of the way of runners. Dogs must be on a leash.
Start mid block on Main between Elm & Church.
East on Main to Fairview
South on Fairview to Lincoln
West on Lincoln to Elm
North on Elm to Central
East on Central to Park
North on Park to Main
West on Main to Start/Finish line.
Questions? Contact the Race Director:
Registration & Rates:Online Registration click here
*Zoomers are encouraged to register online this year for more accurate record keeping & t-shirt ordering.
*If necessary, paper registration forms may be completed at Zeeland City Hall (21 S. Elm Street) for an additional $5/Zoomer. Cash or check only.
$20 -- now thru June 14 (online) / ($25 paper registration)
$25 -- June 14-23 (online) / ($30 paper registration)
$30 -- June 24 & 25 (on site only)
$15 per Zoomer (4 of more)
*group rate expires June 14
*group entries must be registered as a group to achieve the discounted rate. Late additions to the group will not be granted the group rate.
Or register in person Monday or Tuesday at Packet Pick-Up
Monday 4-7pm @ the Howard Miller Library
Tuesday 4-6:30 @ the Howard Miller Library
In the event of severe weather (thunder & lightening) the Zeeland Zoom will be rescheduled for Wednesday, June 26 @ 7pm. Registration and fees will be transferred to this date. No refunds. Weather updates will be posted at www.feelthezeel.com.
The Zeeland Zoom 5k Foot Race & Walk is proudly sponsored by:
**TITLE SPONSOR: Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital.
**GOLD SPONSORS: AAC Credit Union, Consumers Energy - Zeeland Generating Station, The City of Zeeland, Nephew Physical Therapy, Gazelle Sports, Back to Health Chiropractic and Wellness Center, 2BContinued, Gentex
**SILVER SPONSORS: ESSTEE Real Estate Management, Zeeland Farm Services, Lakeshore Family Health Partners, Ex-celer-ation, West Michigan Fleet Parts, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
**BRONZE SPONSORS: Marc Photography, Walgreens, Public, Cafe 58, Family Fare
Age Group and Awards
9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 and over.
• 5K Competitive Run – male and female overall, male and female masters (40 & over), will receive $100 cash prize.
• Age Divisions – 1st, 2nd, 3rd places for each division.
**In the event that the overall winner and the Masters winner are one in the same, the Masters prize will be awarded to the second place Masters finisher.**
Zoomers (who register by Friday, June 14) will be guaranteed a cotton short-sleeve ZEELAND ZOOM T-shirt, complimentary gift bag and after-race refreshments.
*Upgrade to a wicking t-shirt for $10-12!
(We always order extra shirts to try to accommodate registrations received after June 14, but quantities and sizes will be first-come first served @ Packet Pick Up.)
NEW THIS YEAR:
Zeeland Zoom Race Medals for the first 1200 finishers!!
Packet Pick Up and On-Site Registration
Will be held at will be held at The Howard Miller Community Center & Library 14 S. Church Street, downtown Zeeland :
MONDAY, JUNE 24th 4-7P M
TUESDAY, JUNE 25th 4-6:30 PM
****On-Site Registration is cash or check only****
Directions From Grand Rapids:
Leave I-196 at Exit 55. Turn right at the signal toward M-21 (or Business Route 196 West). Continue straight west and turn right (north) onto State Street. Head up the hill on State Street to the traffic light at Central Avenue/State Street. Turn Right on Central Avenue. Head east on Central Avenue to Church Street. Turn left on Church Street. Parking is free.
Directions From Holland / Grand Haven:
Take Business Route 196 east to State Street. Get into your left lane and go through the stop light at State Street. Take the “Michigan turn” and stay in your right lane. At the State Street traffic light turn right (north) onto State Street. Head up the hill on State Street to the traffic light at Central Avenue/State Street. Turn Right on Central Avenue. Head east on Central Avenue to Church Street. Turn left on Church Street. Parking is free.
Directions From Saugatuck / South Haven:Leave I-196 at Exit 52. Turn right onto Adams Street then left onto 96th Avenue heading north. Continue north on 96th (which turns into State Street) and cross over Business Route 21 (or BR 196). Head up the hill on State Street to the traffic light at Central Avenue/State Street. Turn Right on Central Avenue. Head east on Central Avenue to Church Street. Turn left on Church Street. Parking is free.