Parking: West Middle School

Fun Stuff: Hair Paint & Face Paint: will be offered to the runners by the NHS Students. 4:30pm-5:30pm.
Hulst Jepsen Physical Therapy, Walgreens, and Beaches & Braces will have tables set up offering help and goodies.

Navigation: BCHS Cross Country Team, Girls Soccer Team, and the National Honors Society will be thereto direct and cheer on runners.

Line Up: Runners will need to report to the starting line 10 minutes before their race. 3rd and 4th graders can decide what race they are running the day of the event.

Start Time:

  • 5:45pm – Girls 1 Mile Run (1st – 4th Grade)
  • 6:00pm – Boys 1 Mile Run (1st – 4th Grade)
  • 6:15pm – Boys and Girls 5k (3rd – 6th Grade)

Times: Will be posted after the run by Bib Number, so please keep your bibs.

Post Race: A medal, post-race bag of goodies, snacks, and water will be available only for students signed up for the 5k or 1 mile run.

Parents: If you want to run with your kids please do so. However, we will only be timing the kids this year.

Attire: All Runners must wear their 2023 Dynamite Dawgs T-shirt. T-shirts and bibs will be handed out a few day before the race.

Course Maps:

Thanks: We would like to give very special thanks to Byron Center Hulst Jepsen Physical Therapy, Walgreens, Beach Smiles Dentist, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Meijer, Todd Olsen and Windmill Acres, MBK Promotions, the volunteer EMT’s/Firefighters, Michiana Timing Co, BCHS Cross Country Team, Girls Varsity Soccer, National Honor Society, and the Kent County Sheriff’s Department for their contributions to our event. We would also like to extend our gratitude the Principals, Teachers, Administrators, Parents, Families, and our Fabulous Gym Teachers & Students for all their time and commitment to this season and to this event. Bravo!!!