Whether you are looking to complete your first 5k or half marathon or are looking to set a PR, this event is for you! Grab your girlfriends, mothers, sisters, cousins, grandmas, aunts, or co-workers and get registered for this event! Take the first step toward better fitness and be part of something incredible – the Gazelle Girl community!

Don’t forget to use #GazelleGirl throughout the year to stay connected!

At Gazelle Sports we actively pursue, encourage and celebrate a healthy lifestyle. We have a vision to change West Michigan by making it the healthiest region in the country.  In 2015 over 3,500 women came together to run the streets of Grand Rapids. Over 700 women ran the half marathon or the 5k distance for the first time. That’s what it’s about! This year’s event is going to be even better and we hope you will join us!

Event Schedule
April 16, 2016
Expotique & Packet Pickup
9 am to 5 pm – Location TBD

April 17, 2016
6-7:30 am – Packet Pickup (no event day registration)
7:50 am – National Anthem
8 am – Half Marathon start at Calder Plaza
8:15 am – 5k Run/Walk start at Calder Plaza

Gazelle Sports is hosting this event:

  • 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
  • To HAVE FUN!! 

Cancellation/Refund Policy 2016:

Transfers will be accepted until March 27. Transfers must complete the transfer registration form and pay a $15 transfer fee. Absolutely no transfers will be accepted after the deadline. No refunds or event deferrals allowed. Participants may switch from the half marathon to the 5k with no refund of the price difference. Event shirts are not guaranteed for transfers.

In the case of event cancellation due to inclement weather, no refunds or deferrals will be allowed.

Half Marathon:

Dec 1 – Feb 28: $75
Feb 29 – April 15: $85
Late registration at Expotique April 16: $95
No race day registration

Half Marathoners register before March 25, 2016 to insure that your NAME is on your bib!


Dec 1 – Feb 28: $25
Feb 29 – April 15: $30
Late registration at Expotique April 18: $35
No race day registration

5kers register before March 25, 2016 to insure that your NAME is on your bib!

*Note: online registration will close April 15 at 9 am EST