Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo


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By Jeffrey Buck

Are you still thinking about participating in this year’s Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo? You have until Friday, August 15th to take advantage of the current fees before they increase by $5 each. There are four different events being offered this year and include:

Fun Walk: $20 | $25

5K Race: $25 | $30

10K Race: $30 | $35

5K & 10K Combo: $50 | $55

This family-friendly event is offered to all ages. Participants receive free admission to the zoo for the day, a commemorative t-shirt and a post-race party that includes food and drinks. The Fun Walk follows a 1.5 mile path through the Detroit Zoo. The 5K & 10K races begin at the 10 Mile entrance of the zoo and then follow a course through the City of Huntington Woods ending back at the zoo.

Race day is Sunday, September 14th!

To register, see a course map or any find any other information about the event, click here.

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About Jeffrey S. Buck

I'm currently a Project Manager at Cypress Partners, LLC in Bloomfield Hills, Mich. I graduated from Wayne State University in 2008 with a B.A. in Journalism. Looking to broaden my view of the world, I spent a semester abroad studying at the University of Salford, a Greater Manchester University in England. I enjoy doing an array of activities, including following Detroit sports teams, SCUBA diving, traveling, reading, playing tennis, hand-written letters and going to the movies. I am the co-founder of the Woodward Spine, a blog about Detroit and its surrounding communities. The Woodward Spine aims to inform its readers about relevant news and events through creative and informative posts in these core areas: news, opinion, entertainment, history, sports and development. The Woodward Spine serves the tri-county metro Detroit area, concentrating mainly on the communities that lie along the Woodward corridor.
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