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Binder Park Zoo, 7400 Division Drive, Battle Creek, MI 49014
About This Event
This 5K course has a variety of surfaces including
asphalt, brick, boardwalk, crushed rock, and grass.
There is a combination of up hills, down hills, tight
turns and flat stretches throughout the course.
Native Michigan woodlands are in abundance along
with a wide variety of zoo animals to catch your eye.
Highlights also include panoramic views of the
African savannah with herds of giraffe, zebra,
antelope, and more. This is a truly unique venue
for a 5K event.
Pre-register online at www.binderparkzoo.org/5k or
complete a registration form to enter the
Binder Park Zoo Cheetah Chase event of your choice.
Online registration will close at 5:00pm EST on Thursday,
June 20, 2013. Mail-in registrations must be postmarked
no later than June 17, 2013. Day of event registrations
will be accepted for an additional $5 fee.
Early Packet Pickup
Reduce your time in line with early packet pick-up.
From 5pm to 7pm on Friday, June 21, we will have early packet pick-up in the Cross Administration Building (Zoo Office).
Events and Times
6:45am to 7:45am - Registration.
7:30am - Gates to zoo entrance closed to prep for
race - be here by 7:30 to park in zoo lot.
8:00am - Gazelle Gallop (5K Run), Sloth Walk (5K Walk).
Post Race Cool Down After The Race.
Shuttles from Harper Creek High School will run from
6:00am until 11:00am.
All participants in the Gazelle Gallop and Sloth Walk
will receive a free day-of admission pass to Binder
Park Zoo, a Cheetah Chase t-shirt, and a reusable
Gazelle Gallop (5K Run) - $25,
Sloth Walk (5K Walk) - $25,
Kalamazoo Area Runners/Battle Creek Road Runners
receive a $2 discount with your membership ID number.
14 years & younger, 15-19 years,
20-29 years, 30-39 years,
40-49 years, 50-59 years,
60-69 years, 70 years & older
Awards and Results
Prizes for the Gazelle Gallop and Sloth Walk will be
awarded to: 1) Top Overall Male, 2) Top Overall Female, 3) Top Master Male & Female, 4) Top Three Males and Females per Age Category. Top overall male and female master excluded from age category awards.
Results will be posted following the completion of
each event on site and later in the day at
www.macssportstiming.com. Results can
also be accessed on the Monday following the
race at www.binderparkzoo.org/5k.
Cereal City Stampede 5K Series
Participate in the "Triple Crown" events and recieve a special t-shirt, medal, and possible top overall winner award. The events in the Cereal City Stampede 5K Series are Cereal City Classic, Binder Park Cheetah Chase, and Kellogg's Dig Em Dash. If participants compete in all three events, the awards will be given at the last event Dig Em Dash. Please Answer Yes or No if you want to participate in all three events
|Do You Want To Participate In The "Cereal City Stampede 5K Series" ||
Gazelle Gallop and Sloth Walk timing provided by
Mac's Sports Timing and GreatLakes ChampionChip.
Please go the extra mile and collect pledges to help
support Binder Park Zoo cheetah conservation
programs. Visit www.binderparkzoo.org/5k to learn
how your extra effort could earn you a behind the
scenes tour of our cheetah exhibit!
(*Participation in fund raising is not required, but greatly appreciated.)
Who are you registering?
Waiver and Release
In consideration of the acceptance for the Binder Park Zoo Cheetah Chase, I hereby release all participating groups and persons officially
connected with the event from any and all liability for any injury or damages whatsoever arising from my participation in the events.
I also authorize Binder Park Zoo to use my name and/or likeness for any and all purposes related to the zoo.