Event Details

Packet Pickup & Late Registration

  • Friday, November 11:
    • Red Fox Outfitters, 234 N Leroy St, Fenton, MI 48430
    • 10:00am – 8:00pm
  • Saturday, November 12:
    • Onsite at Linden County Park, 15349 S Linden Rd, Linden, MI 48451
    • 8:00am – 9:45am

Race Location & Parking

  • Linden County Park, 15349 S Linden Rd, Linden, MI 48451 (See map for directions)
  • Parking is available in several different lots in the park

Race Start Times

  • 10:00am – Run Like a Deer 5K Run
  • 10:01am – Run Like a Deer 5K Walk

When to Arrive

  • If you have already picked up your packet, you’ll want to arrive at least 20 minutes prior to your race.
  • If you haven’t picked up your packet or you are coming with someone who still needs to register, you’ll want to arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your race.

What to Expect on the Course

  • The Run Like a Deer course is an off-road race that takes you on paved and unpaved trails
  • The course is slightly hilly, with the biggest climb right before the finish
  • There will be one water station about halfway through the 5K route as well as water at the start and finish.

Race Timing & Results

  • Your time will be tracked by the chip on the back of your bib.
  • Results will be available online by the following Monday
  • Overall age categories will be broken down every 5 years from 18 – 80 years of age.
  • Depending on the number of walkers, age categories may be expanded to 10 year increments.

Thank You to Our Partners

A special thank you to our race partners who help make the event possible: 

  • Genesee County Parks & Recreation
  • AYSO
  • Mueller’s Orchard
  • Red Fox Outfitters
  • Flint DDA

Run Like a Deer is a fun, unique race, so enjoy yourself! If you have any questions you can contact Joe Dimambro, Assistant Race Director, at 810-287-3879 or email jdimambro@crim.org. We can’t wait to see you there!