North Mitten Half Marathon, 10k and 5k
12500 Crystal Mountain Drive
Thompsonville, MI 49683 (800) 968-7686
Phone: (800) 968-7686
Kick off summer with a running start at Crystal Mountain's 6th Annual Half Marathon, 10k, and 5k race! The North Mitten Half Marathon, 10k and 5k is a combination of paved roads, dirt roads and trails. The North Mitten route consists of primarily flat, open trails on Crystal Mountain property and will not climb the mountain. Both races will start and finish at the white slopeside tent near the Crystal Clipper chairlift. This is a great spring race for beginners and experienced runners!
Half Marathon: 8am
Course closes at 1pm
January 1 - 10: $60
January 11 - February 29: $70
March 1 - April 30: $75
May 1 - May 21: $80
May 23-24 (If available at Packet Pick Up): $85
January 1 - 10: $35
January 11 - February 29: $45
March 1 - April 30: $50
May 1 - May 21: $55
May 23-24 (If available at Packet Pick Up): $60
January 1 - 10: $25
January 11 - February 29: $35
March 1 - April 30: $40
May 1 - May 21: $42
May 23-24 (If available at Packet Pick Up): $45
Runners must register online. Entry fee is non-refundable. If you are unable to participate you may transfer your number to someone else until May 1. Call Crystal Mountain at 231-378-2000 ext. 7102
Endurance Evolution will provide chipped timing for runners.
CHECK IN / PICK UP
Saturday, May 23 from 2-6pm at the Crystal Center
Late Pick Up: Sunday, May 24 from 6:30-8:30am at the Crystal Center
Racers are highly encouraged to pick up their packets on Saturday, May 23. During packet pick up, Crystal Mountain will be hosting the 15th Annual Michigan Beer and Brat Festival. Stay and enjoy the music!
- Head sets are allowed but discouraged for your safety.
- No pets or wheeled carts please.
- Be safe and have fun!
PRIZES & AWARDS
An award ceremony will be held at the Start/Finish Tent at 10:15am. Race results will be posted and updated at the Start/Finish Tent.
Half Marathon: Top overall male and female win a $200 gift certificate and registration plus entry into next year's race.
10k: Top overall male and female win a $150 gift certificate and registration plus entry into next year's race.
5k: Top overall male and female win a $100 gift certificate and registration plus entry into next year's race.
Top three racers in each category win a North Mitten prize. All registrants will receive finisher medals and are entered to win a River Kayak and running swag.
Volunteers are needed for aid stations, course marshal, registration, start/finish line and course sweeps. All volunteers receive lunch and a tee shirt. Anyone interested in volunteering is asked to contact Janice Davidson at 231.378.2000 ext. 7102 or email@example.com .