Freeland Walleye Festival
Sunday, August 30, 2020
5690 Midland Rd
Freeland, MI 48623
United Financial CU Freeland Walleye Fest 5K/10K 2020 Overview
United Financial Credit Union is once again proud to present the 11th Annual Freeland Walleye Festival Race for 2020! Join several hundred participants in running and/or walking USATF sanctioned 10k and 5k Freeland Rail Trail/road courses. Or run along with the kids on a 1 Mile trail fun run course. The Walleye Fest race is moving back to the weekend this year and will take place on a Sunday morning! And THIS year, the 10K and 5K events will be separated out so runners can participate in BOTH events if desired. Included with entry:
Awesome custom finisher medals
Professional timing results
Free online finisher photograph
Free slice of Hungry Howies Pizza - courtesy of Hungry Howies in Freeland
Tthis year, up to 100 runners will be able to participate in the Lunker 9.3 (6.2 mile and 3.1 mile combined distances) where theyll run in both the 10K and 5K events at a rate less than should they register for both individually. Were separating the 2 events with the 10K starting at 8:30AM and the 5K at 10:00AM. Lunker 9.3 participants will receive a second medal signifying their accomplishment and a long sleeved tech shirt in place of the cotton blend t-shirt.
This race, originally organized as part of the 35th annual Freeland Walleye Festival through a joint effort between United Financial Credit Union, TriToFinish, Walleye Festival Organizers and Tittabawassee Township, has proceeds being placed back into the Freeland community through the Freeland Lions Club, a 501c3 nonprofit organization.