Gazelle Girl 1/2 Marathon & 5k Race!



Calling all runners! Looking to run a race of a lifetime? I have one just for you! The Gazelle Girl Half Marathon and 5K race is the perfect way to kick off Spring. I had the privilege of running the inaugural race last year and am excited to come back again for a 2nd year to run!


I ran the 5k race last year, which was the first race ever. I loved every second of it! The course was fun, the runners were supportive, and the volunteers were so helpful! It is a great way to welcome Spring and the start of your running season.

So grab your girlfriends, mothers, sisters, cousins, grandmas, aunts, or a co-worker and sign up for this event! Whether you are looking to complete your first 5k or half marathon, or want to set a personal record, this race is for you.


The half marathon (13.1 miles) will be capped at 4,000 runners who will enjoy Nike tech-t’s and a unique sterling silver finisher charm from Imua Jewlery by Terryberry! 5k (3.1 miles) finishers will enjoy a high quality cotton shirt and finisher prize.


Sunday, April 13, 2014


  • Start time: 8:15am
  • Feb 28 – April 10: $30
  • No race day registration.
  • Online registration closes April 9 at midnight.

Half Marathon:

  • Start time: 8am
  • Feb 28 – April 10: $85
  • No race day registration.
  • Online registration closes April 9 at midnight.


April 12, 2014

Expotique & Packet Pickup
12-8pm – downtown Grand Rapids

April 13, 2014
6-7:30am Packet Pickup (no race day registration)
7:55am – National Anthem
8am – Half Marathon start at Rosa Parks Circle
8:15am – 5k run/walk start at Rosa Parks Circle

Why run the Gazelle Girl Race?

*It’s an ALL women’s race!*100% of the funds raised by this event will be donated to four non-profit organizations.
*To honor women
*To actively encourage new runners to participate in the sport
*To build relationships
*Because women’s health impacts family health
*To enhance partnerships within the community
*To raise money for women’s charities

The run goes through scenic downtown with spectators cheering you on throughout the race!IMG_2671The Gazelle Girl Marathon is all about women! They had a signing booth for all of us to write on!IMG_2672This is the expo the night before.

Nike apparel and shoes galore along with booths handing out free treats and drinks to snack on and have a good time!IMG_2681I am standing in front of the 5k course map reviewing the route

IMG_2688With my packet filled with goodies to enjoy in front of the Gazelle Girl podium I love the shirt that was given out in my packet! IMG_2745Contact:

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