GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) The weekend runners around the world are waiting for is here! The Fifth Third River Bank Run kicks off on Saturday, May 9. It is the largest 25K race in the country.
Race weekend gets started Friday with the Sports & Fitness Expo. It runs until 8 p.m. at DeVos Place in downtown Grand Rapids. Runners can check in, get information, check out vendors, get food samples, discounted apparel, and register for prizes. It’s also your last chance to register for the River Bank Run. The expo is free and open to the public.
Race Day Schedule
5K Run: 7 a.m. (staggered start)
10K Run: 7:40 a.m. (staggered start)
25K Handcycle Division: 8:15 a.m.
25K Wheelchair Racing Division: 8:16 a.m.
25K Run: 8:30 a.m. (includes 25K Relay)
5K Community Walk: 9 a.m.