MAY 17
at Grand Island Senior High's Memorial Stadium

Sponsored by: 
Grand Island 
Public Schools &
Saint Francis 
Medical Center

also includes a registration form and all the info on this page

This family friendly all-terrain 1 mile and 5k run/walk is at Grand Island Senior High, 2124 North Lafayette, Grand Island, Nebraska. 

The race starts and finishes at the 50-yard-line at Memorial Stadium.

This is not a chip-timed event. The stadium clock will track time but we will not post results.

Race Times:
  • 1 Mile will begin at 8:15 a.m.
  • 5K will begin at 8:45 a.m.
  • Friday, May 16 
    2 to 7 p.m. at the Kneale Administration Building, 123 S. Webb Road, Grand Island

  • Race Day
    7 to 8 a.m. at Grand Island Senior High.
Parking will be available in the large lot west of Grand Island Senior High.

There will be awards for each division but NO recorded race times. Divisions are as follows:
  • Elementary and younger
  • Middle School
  • High School
  • Each age range: 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60 & above
  • Special recognition to the school with the highest percentage of student/staff participation.
Awards will be given away at 9:30 a.m. If you are not able to attend awards please pickup your award at the Kneale Administration Building the following week.

Fill out the form and sign the waiver. Submit the completed form along with payment.

May 8. Each Participant will receive a race t-shirt if registered by May 8.

  • $10 per GIPS student or staff
  • $15 per person
  • Late registration: Please add $5 for those registering after May 8 (including day of race registrations).
Payment is due at time of registration. Cash or check only. Please make checks payable to Grand Island Public Schools. Scholarships may be available through the school. Please contact your school social worker for information.

Submit registrations:
  • By mail or in person:
    #WeAreGIPS Family Fun Run
    Kneale Admin Building
    Box 4904
    123 S. Webb Road
    Grand Island, NE 68802
            • Race Day 
              Register in person on the morning of the race from 7 to 8 a.m. at Grand Island Senior High.