Dirty Dog Trail Run

Midland, MI

10K run, 5K run, 5K walk, 1 mile walk - August 29, 2020 Participants without dogs at 9:00 am followed by the others between 9:05 at 9:15 am.


Shelterhouse to provide funding to ensure victims of domestic violence can provide a safe haven for their pets.

SOS Animal Rescue to provide funding for animals in need through their foster, pet food, and spay/neuter assistance programs.  

Location: Midland City Forest 2840 E. Monroe Rd Midland, MI 48642

Race:  The 12th annual Dirty Dog Trail Run is for runners of all skill levels to run with or without their dogs.  The course is a combination of unpaved two-track and single track trails that twist and turn over flat land and hills in the scenic woods of Midland City Forest.  City Forest is a 520 acre preserve of woods, creeks, marshes, and bridges, making for an enjoyable and challenging off-road run.

Not interested in running on hills and single track trails?  Join the 1 mile walk over a flat, unpaved course through the woods.

Registration: Runners are encouraged to pre-register before August 1st to avoid late fees. Same day registration is available from 8:00 to 8:45 am.  Pre-registration has the option to purchase a shirt for $10. Shirts are not guaranteed for late and same day registrations.  Shirts are men's sizes.  Youth shirts are available for order as well.

Packet Pick Up:  
Friday, August 28, 6:00 to 7:30 pm at Midland City Forest in the chalet.
Saturday, August 29, 8:00 to 8:45 am at Midland City Forest inside the chalet.

10K run and 
5K Run - Medals to top 3 finishers in men's overall, women's overall, 13 & under boys, and 13 & under girls.  Separate medals for racing with and without dogs.

5K walk - Medals to top 3 finishers in men's overall, women's overall, 13 & under boys, and 13 & under girls.  Separate medals for racing with and without dogs.

All participants will receive a participation medal.  

All participants will receive race goodie bag on race day as provided by our sponsors.

Door prizes will be awarded following the race.  Must be present to win.

Race Timing:
This race will be timed by Miller Race Management complete with a kiosk that lets you know your time & place as soon as you finish. 

Dogs:  Pet participation is encouraged but not required.  We ask you to be considerate of your dog's ability and limitations.  All dogs are to be kept on leashes, no exceptions.



Awards Sponsor:  Northern Animal Clinic, Superior Title and Settlement, Tri City Remodeling and Nowak Cabinets of Midland


Event Sponsors:    Park Place Homes, Pet Pals, River Rock Animal HospitalSunny 97.7 WMPX, The Highway 107.7

Race Sponsors
:   Animal Medical Center, Beauchamps Heating and Cooling LLCBushey Automotive,  Legacy Wealth Management - Benjamin F. Edwards, Fisher Contracting Gimmick's, Glover's Pharmacy and Gift Shop,  Ieuter Insurance Group /Auto Owners Insurance, McLaren Dental Associates, Spherion,  Valley LanesWildfire Credit Union

Sign Sponsors:  Bone & Bailey Insurance Agency, Canine Cuts and Clips, Dog Haven Ranch,  Eastman Party Store,   M-20 Animal Hospital,  Members First Credit UnionMidland Animal Clinic, Midland Physical Therapy, Midland Liquor,  Muddy Pups, Nature's Gift Organic Market, Paula's Pet SittingPoochies Pit Stop,  Sanford Animal Clinic, Shine, Soldan's Pet SuppliesZach's Dog Groomery

Prizes/AuctionBalanced Pilates and Wellness,  Biggby CoffeeCork 'N' Ale, Dan Dan the Mattress Man, Drave's Auto Center,  Howl A Day, Ieuter Insurance Group, Lalonde's Market, Lisa Davis Little Forks Outfitters, Muddy Pups, Old ChicagoRay's Bike Shop,  Runners Athletic Company, Shine,  Soldan's Pet Supplies

Race Supplies, Treats and Water:  Bob EvansFamily FareKrogerLowe's,  Meijer

Race Communications:  Midland Amateur Radio Club

Moving Sign Ads:  Chicky and Chippi VacuumsGarber ChevroletHorizon Bank,  Midland Soccer Club

Refreshments:  A water station will be located mid course.   Fruit, granola bars, Gatorade, and water will be provided post race.

1 mile walk map
5K and 10K map

Race information/questions: (989) 492-0042 or email to info@sosar.org or faceboook.

Mail in registration: Dirty Dog Trail Run

When & Where

Aug 29, 2020 CANCELLED

Midland, MI

Midland City Forest

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