• Club 26.2

    Goal:  Complete your MARATHON on RACE DAY - May 20, 2017 Program Summary Be Greater Club 26.2 is being offered free, courtesy of Dow Chemical Employees’ Credit Union, to youth ages 5 – 14 to assist in motivating them to become more active and develop lifelong healthy habits. Families or groups may choose to coordinate their own club or include friends from school or the neighborhood. The program runs March 18 thru May 20. Two to three days per week, before school or after school, participants are encourage to participate in walking, jogging or running on a pre-set course (i.e. if using a track) or a course determined elsewhere. The participant completes a lap on the course; their Mile Tracking Card is punched or marked by a parent or an adult volunteer. A track, playground, parking lo…

    16 2017
  • RunWalk Challenge

    We're looking for 30 teams to... Take the RunWalk Challenge! Co-workers, friends, civic groups, family, youth groups, churches…you name it!  If you can form a group, you can take the RunWalk Challenge!  Plus, you get $2 off per entry!  RunWalk Challenge Options (Pick and choose!)    Participate in events (10K, 5K’s or 1 Mile Run) Volunteer race day or prior to RunWalk Develop a Team Name & snap a Team Photo (creativity counts!) Generate Team Spirit (i.e. shirts, banner, hats, cheer, tailgate…)  Instructions Step 1:  Organize your group (6 or more participants) Step 2:  Develop a team name & snap a team photo Step 3:  Register for the RunWalk (must submit registrations as a team) by May 1st. Step 4:  Participate!  You may be named RunWalk Challenge Champions!      …

    28 2017
  • Race Expo

    Mark your calendars for Friday, May 19th and Saturday, May 20th!  We are under 4 months out and time will continue to fly by!  As the most historical run in Midland, the Midland Community Center’s Dow RunWalk (May 16) is viewed as a premiere run and it continues to grow by leaps and bounds.  The Expo and packet pick up will be combined and provide even greater opportunity for marketing and exposure for your business.  This Expo is designed for vendors to have direct access to the thousands (4-5000+) of captive RunWalk and Marathon participants who will be going through the display area as they pick up their race materials.  As an Expo vendor, you will have the opportunity to have on-site product distribution and sampling and vendors are encouraged to sell their samples, one of a kinds, cl…

    24 2017