Sunday, October 15, 2023

Run Thru The Rapids

We are so excited for another awesome racing season!

We’ve once again partnered with Grand Rapids Marathon to provide amazing benefits to our Run Thru The Rapids racers.

Don’t forget our fantastic benefits for participating!

  • Feel the crowd cheer you across the finish line
  • Be part of the 2nd oldest continuously running road race in Michigan!
  • Receive a finisher medal (ALL runners)
  • Enjoy a FREE post-race adult beverage
  • Have a celebratory Frozen Custard
  • Use the locker rooms at the downtown Y
  • Receive a long-sleeve race T-shirt
  • Kids 15 and under, race for $15
  • Accurate race timing by Classic Management
  • Attend the Running Expo at the Y on Saturday, October 14, 2023.
  • Help more young campers attend camp Manitou-Lin!
YMCA Service Club

Why We Run

All proceeds to benefit the YMCA Camp Manitou-lin Scholarship Fund, which helps send children to summer camp and reduces tuition costs for all young campers.

Run Thru The Rapids is proudly owned and operated by the YMCA Service Club.


Our History