SPONSORED BY:  Cadillac Festival of Races

        & proceeds will go to Manton running programs.

      Date:                   Saturday July 16th 2016

                   Start:                   8:30 am in front of the Old Grain Mill

      Location:                  Downtown Manton at the Pavilion park

Registration:              Mail in  OR   7:30 am at Manton Pavilion park

This 5k is held in conjunction with the Manton Track Show.  The Manton Truck Show is a family friendly event with lots of activities for everyone.  After the run, the show & work trucks are available for kids of all ages to check out, with several that you are even climb around in.

Race Course:  The 5k starts in front of the Old grain mill and heads south for a few blocks before runners take two lefts and head back north on business 131 to the Mill Pond trails. After turning left, or west, you’ll cross a set of railroad tracks and the course follows a two track and after approximately ¾ of a mile it crosses a bridge at the historic location of the Old Mill.  Next, the course turns South (left) onto asphalt once again and works its way back into town and finishes downhill in front of First Merit bank.  This course is flat and fast!  Perfect for those looking for a new personal best or for those just starting to run looking for an easy course to start with.

                         Cost:                                          Age Division Medals:

$15    Per runner                                         Top 3 per division

$10    Kids 18 & Under                        > 6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-15         

                                                                       16-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-39

          Same cost day of race!                      40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & Up

                        *But you’ll have a longer line to wait in.

Refreshments:   During the race water & mile times will be available at the 1 & 2 mile marks. 

    After the race water & Gatorade will be provided along with popsicles.



Overall Male & Female         Overall Child 12 & Under         Overall Masters 50 & Over

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Bib Pick up & Day of Registration:  Begins at 7:30 am at the downtown Pavilion park.  Race begins at 8:30 am


Bathrooms:  Bathrooms and porta potties will be available.

Parking:  Be aware the downtown area of Manton of area will be blocked off due to the Manton Truck Show.  There is some parking available on the surrounding streets there is also plenty of parking available in the Manton High School Parking lot along Old 131 or Michigan St.

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                             This will not be sold and will only be used for race updates and results

We have approximately 50 T-shirt available.  These T-shirts are from the Truck Show and do not mention the 5K race.  However they are very cool custom T-shirts.  If you are interested please mail your registration in early or arrive early  the day of the race.    Cost will be $10 per shirt.


In consideration of this entry being accepted, I hereby for myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, waive the release any and all right and claim for damages that I might have against the sponsors, Jeff Harding, Manton Truck Show, the Village of Manton, Manton Schools, hardracingevents, Training Mask, or the Cadillac Festival of Races, and all persons officially or unofficially connected with this event, for any and all injuries suffered by me in traveling to and from, and while participating in said event.  I attest and verify that I will participate in this event as a footrace entrant, and  that I am physically fit and have sufficiently trained for the completion of this event.  I also fully understand that this is Northern Michigan, the race course may not be plowed and that a snow covered and packed course is a part of this event or with the humidity it could also be extremely hot and humid and I will be prepared for whatever happens weather related.  Further, I grant full permission to any and all of the foregoing to use my likeness for any purpose whatsoever.

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Signature of parent or guardian is participant is under 18         Date

Mail your registration to:

Jeff Harding

2017 N. 41 ½ Rd.

Manton MI 49663