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August 13, 2022- Saturday

Jogging for Jakey 3rd Annual


  • Start Time : 09:30 AM


  • Hamburg
  • Bennett Park Center 10405 Merrill Rd.
  • 48139
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  • 5K : RUN/WALK


  • $30.00



Welcome to the third annual Jogging For Jakey! Due to COVID-19, we have taken a few years off. Every year, in memory of Jacob Smotherman, we are able to donate to different programs which support children/young adults who experience not only physical disabilities, but cognitive disabilities as well. This year, we turn our focus to Little Victors League. This program provides a substantial and significant support system to families who have children with complex medical conditions, and it is locally based at C.S Mott Children's Hospital in Ann Arbor. Supporting a child with complex needs is much more difficult than any parent or family can imagine. Little Victors League has a team that coordinates with families both in the hospital, and after discharge with support and resources for families that find themselves in these scary situations. Through Michigan Medicine's program, Little Victors League, lets make a difference for all of those families, in honor of Jakey. Thank you for racing for a good cause, we look forward to seeing you there!

Dogs on leashes are welcome to join!

Pre Registration starts at 08:30 AM where you can pick up your T-shirts and sign in.

Confused? Questions? E-mail: [email protected]

The race will start at Bennett Park off of Merrill road (On the other west side of the street across form the official Bennett Park entrance) we will have signs on the road. Runners will first run on the dirt path around the soccer fields, then head west on Lakeland Trails until Pettys and then loop back to Bennett Park. This is the same route as the previous year. This event is not chip timed.

A T-shirt (guaranteed to all who register by July 26th, 2022). There will be many post-race snacks, and a raffle drawing for all participants which contain gift cards and gift baskets from local businesses.

First overall Male and Female finisher will receive an award, as well as the top finishers from each age group.

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