August 23, 2014 – Saturday
2014 Crim Festival of Races
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2013 Race Results
2013 Crim Festival of Races
The HealthPlus Crim Festival of Races is one of the coolest races in Michigan as well as one of the largest 10 mile races in the country! The city of Flint comes alive as you start and finish on the bricks downtown and follow the famous blue line throughout the University of Michigan – Flint campus, the well-known Bradley Hills, and countless neighborhoods with thousands of people cheering you on along the way. Official course entertainment will also help to keep you motivated, as well as the interesting unofficial entertainment found along the way. All in all, the Crim is a race like no other!
New this year on Friday evening, August 23, the Michigan Mile will race around the U of M – Flint campus. All are welcome to run or walk the event, and participants will receive a coveted “block M” medal. Before the main event there will be additional races including the Professional Mile where the nation’s top elite athletes will tough it out as part of the Bring Back the Mile Tour, along with a High School Challenge were local track and cross country athletes will see who is the fastest team and individual boy and girl in town!
Saturday morning kicks off with the 10 Mile Wheelers, followed by the 10 Mile Run/Walk. Soon after will be the 8K, 5K, and Teddy Bear Trot events. A few of the events have a new times and course routes, so see the schedule below:
Friday, August 23
- Professional Mile – 7:15 PM
- High School Challenge – 7:20 PM
- Michigan Mile – 7:30 PM – Course Map
Saturday, August 24
- 10 Mile Wheelers – 7:30 AM – Course Map
- 10 Mile Run/Walk – 8:00 AM – Course Map
- 8K Run/Walk – 9:00 AM – Course Map
- 5K Run/Walk – 9:40 AM – Course Map
- Teddy Bear Trot – Noon
Find details on directions, travel, and parking.
More Race Information
Additional information can also be found on the Crim website.