Children 12 and under can participate in the Sohn Kids’ Races, including the Sohn Kids’ Mile and Kids’ Sprint (approximately 100 yards).
On Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 at 1 p.m. both Kids’ Races will start and finish at Impression 5 Science Center with a pizza party to follow.
Entry fee for both Kids’ Races is $5 + $2 sign up fee. Register online at RunSignUp.
T-Shirt Design Contest
For the first time, kids will get the opportunity to enter their own design for a chance to showcase their artwork on the Capital City River Run Kids’ Race T-shirt.
The contest is split up into three age categories:
- Up to 6 years old
- 7-9 years old
- 10-12 years old
Top design prize for each age group: $25 gift card to Playmakers and four free passes to Impression 5 Science Center.
Overall design prize: A Trek Bike and a $250 donation to their school to be used for physical education equipment or nutrition education.
Sohn Kids’ Race packets can be picked up in person at Impression 5 Science Center on Museum Dr. in Lansing. Date and time TBD.
The reserved parking lot on Museum Drive near Impression 5 Science Center is open for the Kids Race. Information about city parking ramps can be found at cityoflansingmi.com. Prior to the race, check this website for information about parking, road construction and access to downtown Lansing. Find out more here.