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HealthPlus Tour de Crim

Bike the Blue then Enjoy a Brew! Check out the Crim’s famous 10-mile blue line course by bike. HealthPlus Tour de Crim is a non-competitive bicycle challenge with four fun, challenging, and completely optional obstacles along the way.  Enjoy live entertainment, Michigan microbrews or soft drinks, fun contests, and more during the downtown festivities! All finishers will receive a medal, t-shirt, beverage of choice, and snack.

Costumes and outrageous bikes are strongly encouraged! Gather a couple of friends or an entire group and dress up, have fun, and enter contests!

Saturday, May 17, 11am-3pm in Downtown Flint ALL participants MUST start at 11am to accommodate road closures. HealthPlus Tour de Crim’s staging area will be in the Festival Lot in downtown Flint on the corner of Kearsley St. and Saginaw St. The Start Line will begin near W. Union St. and S. Saginaw St.

View the HealthPlus Tour de Crim Course Map.

REGISTER NOW and receive discounts on early registration and combination packages! Please read the 2014 HealthPlus Tour de Crim rules and regulations prior to registering.

 

T-SHIRT SIZE CHART:  New this year, tech shirts for men and women!

Men’s T-shirt sizes:

Size

S

M

L

XL

2XL

3XL

4XL

Chest Width (on half)

18”

20”

22”

24”

26”

28”

30”

Body Length

28”

28 ¾”

29 ½”

30 ¼”

31”

31 ¾”

31 ¾”

Women’s T-shirt sizes:

Size

XS

S

M

L

XL

2XL

Chest Width (on half)

17 ¼”

18 ¼”

19 ¼”

20 ¾”

22 ½”

24 ½”

Body Length

24 ¾”

25 ¾”

26 ½”

27 ¼”

28”

28 ¾”

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW and receive discounts on early registration and combination packages! Please read the 2014 HealthPlus Tour de Crim rules and regulations prior to registering.

Bike the Blue then Enjoy a Brew! All registered participants will receive a medal, t-shirt, beverage, and snack!

Register yourself and a 5+ friends or family members and receive a $5 discount per person! Contact Ali Harris, Events Coordinator, for instructions.

Click here to view a paper application. Please note the mail-in registration deadline for HealthPlus Tour de Crim is May 6, 2014. Mail-in payment must be postmarked by May 6, 2014.

HealthPlus Tour de Crim
Prices & Combos

Jan. 2 to April 1

April 2 to May 15

Day of  Event

Tour
(purchase includes FREE t-shirt & FREE beverage)

 

$30

 

$35

 

$45

Tour & Crim 5K Run/Walk

$55

$60

N/A

Tour & Crim 8K Run/Walk

$60

$65

N/A

Tour & Crim 10 Mile Run/Walk

$65

$70

N/A

Tour, 10 Mile Run/Walk,
& 1 Mile Run/Walk

$78

$83

  N/A

Tour, 10 Mile Run/ Walk, 5K Run/Walk

$90

$95

  N/A

Tour, 10 Mile Run/Walk, 5K Run/Walk, & 1 Mile Run/Walk

 

$108

$118

               N/A

 

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Registration

By editing your registration, you can edit your personal information, transfer the event category, transfer registration to another participant and start fundraising.

View the HealthPlus Tour de Crim Course Map

You don’t have to do the obstacles, but if you’re seeking some EXTRA FUN and EXTRA CHALLENGES, enjoy courses of all kinds at all levels!

*ALL courses will have water and porta-johns available. We encourage all participants to bring their own water bottles if possible.

*SAG (Service & Gear) Support will be available to participants in need of minor bicycle repairs or pickup. An emergency phone number will be listed on the bib.

  • Atwood/Hurley Greenspace: Make your way up and over hay bales and laugh while you limbo!
  • Mott Park: Jump over mini hurdles, maneuver your entire body through the elevated hula hoops, balance on beams, and be sure to watch out for rope ladders!
  • Sarginson Park: Crawl on all fours and weave through the wicked webs! Make your way over the refreshment table before heading back on the course.
  • Powers Catholic High School Track Field: Take on a seriously fun challenge! Crawl, run, jump, and have fun through a GIANT inflatable obstacle course!

After your ride, enjoy fun on the Festival Lot until 3pm!

Contests: Add some extra fun and excitement to your ride by entering  contests for a chance to win prizes! We’ll be awarding participants for the…

  • Most Classic Bike
  • Best Decorated Bike
  • Most Creative Costume
  • Most Creative Costumed Team


Need some inspiration? Here are some ideas that you can copy or outdo:

Launch a group Tweed Ride at the HealthPlus Tour de Crim! Here’s a great example of a Tweed Ride based in Detroit!

Decorate your bike! Just remembers to wear your helmet! ;-)

Live music will be provided by Red Ink/Flint Local 432!

Festival lot games:

Slowest Rider Race: Two people compete to ride their bikes the slowest without placing their feet on the ground!

Sloppy Slalom: Keep your balance as best as you can! Two riders will go head to head as they weave through cones and obstacles without spilling a bowl of water and finally pop a balloon using an air pump! First person to complete all tasks wins!

Spin Art Bike and other crafts using bike parts!

We are seeking artists who use bicycles to create art! If you’re interested in showcasing your art on the festival lot contact Ali Harris, Events Coordinator, at (810)600-5788 or email aharris@crim.org.

Parking & Directions:

HealthPlus Tour de Crim Course Map

Please be advised the HealthPlus Tour de Cirm will have a full road closure. Therefore, the 10 mile course will be closed to automobile traffic from 10:30 AM to 1PM. Be sure to reference the course map for alternate routes and parking to ensure you are able to arrive to the event prior to the 11AM mass start.

HealthPlus Tour de Crim is located here.

  • The University of Michigan-Flint will provide free parking in the William S. White Bldg. parking lot (Lot P) and in the flat lot near the Harrison Street parking deck. Click here to view these parking lots. If you choose to park in the William S. White parking lot please allow yourself 15-30 minutes to make your way to the start line or festival lot registration tent for day-of registration.
  • Free parking will be available near The Whiting theater in the Cultural Center. The Whiting is located at 1241 E Kearsley St, Flint, MI 48503. Please note The Whiting parking lot is approximately 1 mile from the start line. Click here for directions.
  • Free parking will be available in the downtown James Rutherford parking ramp BEFORE 10AM on May 17. Please be advised that vehicles with bicycle roof racks should NOT use the James Rutherford parking ramp. The James Rutherford parking garage is located at 125 W Kearsley St.
  • Downtown parking will be limited. Refer to the Downtown Flint Walking Map for additional downtown parking information and directions.



 



Interested in sponsoring HealthPlus Tour de Crim? Contact Ali Harris, Events Coordinator, 810-600-5788 or email aharris@crim.org.  

Event Registration and Information
Ali Harris
Events Coordinator
810-600-5788
aharris@crim.org

Volunteer Opportunities
Click here to view volunteer opportunities
John Hartranft
Volunteer and Community Events Coordinator
810-235-3397
jhartranft@crim.org

Click here to volunteer for the HealthPlus Tour de Crim.

Click here to view a HealthPlus Tour de Crim volunteer flyer. Feel free to print out or request copies to help spread the word!

HealthPlus Tour de Crim needs volunteers! If you are interested in being a part of this fantastic event please contact John Hartranft, Volunteer and Community Events Coordinator, at (810) 235-3397or email jhartranft@crim.org.

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