Please join me Saturday morning as one of the Emcee's for Ele's Race 2017 at Jackson National Life Headquarters off Okemos Rd.

The official 5K race begins at 8 a.m. on Saturday with the 100 yard Kids' dash taking place at 9:30 a.m.  Playmakers kids Mile Run will take place at 9:40 a.m..

MSU athletes cheer, and give out medals and popsicles afterward.  A ceremonial balloon release will be conducted right after the National Anthem.

Runners and walkers will be timed beginning when you cross the start line and ending when you cross the finish line.  They will have an awards ceremony around 9 a.m.   Thank you for supporting Ele's Race and we will see you Saturday morning.

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