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April 26, 2014, Saturday
Early Bird Run • Helena. In anticipation of International Migratory Bird Day, bring your running or walking shoes and join us for a 5 mile or 1.5 mile run/walk at the Helena Valley Regulating Reservoir on Saturday, April 26, 2014. Favorite bird costumes are encouraged! All participants will receive a collector's card with artwork from local artist Jane Beasley. Bib numbers and finisher ribbons will be one-of-a-kind keepsakes hand crafted by local students. Registration is $20 if you want an adult-sized t-shirt. If you do not want a shirt, entry fees are $15. Shirts in 2014 will feature Jane Beasley’s artwork. More details and registration form can be found at http://www.montanadiscoveryfoundation.org/html/early_bird_run.html, pick one up at Tread Lightly or Universal Athletics in Helena, or by calling the number below. We hope you will come and be part of our growing flock! International Migratory Bird Day is a partnership program of the Montana Discovery Foundation; the Helena National Forest; Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks; U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service; Birds and Beasleys; and wonderful community involvement. More information: Sam Chapman at 495-3718
CPT Jeremiah Sipes Memorial Run • Belgrade • CPT Jeremiah Sipes died January 1, 2011 while on a 10 mile run. Our friends and family have come together to honor him by running this 9K race, the distance he had left to run that day. The 1 mile family fun run/walk is great for non-runners and families who would like to participate. Jeremiah was a Montana native who loved playing hockey and fly fishing. He graduated and commissioned from Montana State University in 2004. His last assignment was as squadron Intelligance officer in the 3rd BCT 82nd Airborne Division 5-73 Cavalry Regiment. He was loved by many, and an amazing son,brother, husband, father, uncle, friend, and paratrooper.
All proceeds will benefit Warriors and Quiet Waters Foundation who's mission is to provide traumatically injured U.S. servicemen and women from Iraq and Afghanistan with a high quality restorative program, utilizing the therapeutic experience of fly fishing on Montana waters.
Strollers and dogs are welcome to participate in the 1 mile family fun run/walk. No dogs allowed on 9K course. For questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Event schedule and times Packet Pick-Up will be Friday April 25, 2014 from 11am-7pm at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel. 309 W Madison Ave. Belgrade, MT The 1 mile family fun run/walk will start at 9:00am. The 9k start time is 9:15. Online registration. http://www.active.com/belgrade-mt/running/distance-running-races/cpt-jeremiah-sipes-memorial-run-2014
Eureka Rendezvous Days, in conjunction with local Shape Up Montana groups, will be hosting its 2nd annual RENDEZVOUS RUN – 5k Fun Run/Walk at Indian Springs Golf Course in Eureka. The race will start at 9:00 am. We are hoping for a great turnout from the Eureka community as well as the surrounding Flathead Valley area, and our visiting Canadian neighbors. This event is a way for families and friends to participate in a fun, healthy community activity. All proceeds from this event will be used to support the Eureka Schools Cross Country Team. Pre-Register (with t-shirt) for $15 at getmeregistered.com or mail to Rendezvous Run, 1555 Grave Creek Road, Eureka, MT 59917 (by April 20th). Race day registration $20 (no t-shirt). Any questions, please call Kim Kilroy 889-3071 or 291-7834.
Both the 5K and 10K are stroller and dog friendly, we just ask that the strollers and dogs line up at the rear of the pack and the dogs are on leashes.
2nd Annual Headwaters Kiwanis "Fund" Run/Walk • Three Forks. Join us to help raise money for a scholarship for a graduating senior at Three Forks High School who is also a member of the local Key Club. Registration starts at 9am and race starts at 10am. There will be a 5K walk or run and a 10K walk. Pre-registration fee is $20, Day of Registration is $25, Youth 13-18 is $15 and kids 12 and under are free. Request a form by emailing email@example.com or download here: www.runmt.com/2014KiwanisWalkRegistrationForm.pdf
2nd Annual Cougar Chase • Clinton, – 5K & 1 mile run, Prizes, Raffles and More! Load up your friends and family, take a short drive east of Missoula, and join us at Clinton School for the 2nd Annual Cougar Chase a 5K and 1 mile family fun run/walk! Cost (Includes T-shirt): Registration by April 4th = $20 per person, Late Registration = $25 per person, Race Day Registration = $30 per person, Clinton Students are FREE! Race day registration and check will open at 8:00 AM. The 5K race will begin at 9:00 followed by the 1 mile fun run at 9:30. Prizes will be awarded for the top male and female finishers. More information and registration can be found at www.cougarchase.wikidot.com.