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The Animals Can’t Wait To Watch You Strut Your Stuff At Zoo Zoom

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Via Press Release
06/16/2014 10:14 AM

Photo courtesy to the Amador Ledger Dispatch

The 4th Annual Micke Grove Zoo Zoom 5K Run/Walk & Kids’ Run

Here’s your chance to let the animals WATCH YOU in action, at the 4th Annual Micke Grove Zoo Zoom 5K Walk/Run and Kids Run, taking place at the Micke Grove Zoo grounds, in Lodi, on Saturday, June 21.  Proceeds from this outstanding new family event will benefit the zoo’s educational programs.

 

5K EVENT           

Participants of the 5K can choose to race, walk, or stroll through the beautiful Micke Grove Park, on a paved course, finishing inside the zoo. Unique zoo-themed awards will be given out for the top three male and female winners in following age groups: Under 13, 14-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+. All entries include a commemorative T-shirt, refreshments, pancake breakfast, and free park and zoo entry.

 

KIDS’ RUN (Ages 8 and under; not timed or scored)

*4 years and under: 100 yards

*5-6 years: 200 yards

*7-8 years: 400 yards

Kids’ entries include race bib, custom finisher ribbons, stuffed animal, and pancake breakfast

 

Entry fees

5K Run - Individual entry fee is $30 prior to June 19, and $35 thereafter.  

 

Family Package – $100 for four family members (same on race day).

 

Kid's Run - $20 entry fee prior to June 19 (same on race day).

 

The Zoo Zoom check-in and race-day registration will open at 6:30 a.m., with the Kids’ Runs starting at 8:00 a.m. The 5K Run/Walk will commence right after the Kids finish.

Micke Grove Zoo is located at 11793 Micke Grove Road, Lodi.

 

For additional event information and/or an application, contact On Your Mark Events at 209-795-7832. Participants can download an application and mail in with fees, or register online through active.com. All pre-registration applications will be accepted until June 19.

 

 The Micke Grove Zoo is a government non-profit – Federal Tax Identification Number 94-600-0531.

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