Announcing the inaugural Blue Water Race Series!

Register and participate in these six Blue Water Area run/walks to achieve ultimate bragging rights and your commemorative jacket! Make 2020 a year of GOOD – doing good things for your body and mind and doing good things for your community. Each run in the Blue Water Race Series supports a different area non-profit.

Blue Water Race Series Guidelines
  • Due to the Coronavirus, the Blue Water YMCA Leprechaun Loop has been cancelled. For more information, click here.
  • The first "official" event is now the Run For Recovery on May 9, 2020, with the series ending on November 26, 2020!
  • All registered participants in the 2020 Leprechaun Loop will be elgible for the race series, but must register for the remaining five (5) events to receive the commemorative jacket.
  • Cost to join the BWRS is free.
Once you enter the Series, you are eligible for the following:
  • Signing up for the series gets you the commemorative jacket
  • Entry into the BWRS Awards (Virtual runners excluded)
  • BWRS Points are assigned evenly based on overall finish place in each event
    For example:
    1st Place Overall - 5000 points
    2nd Place Overall - 4995 points
    3rd Place Overall - 4990 points
    4th Place Overall - 4985 points
    And so on....
  • You must physically participate in the remaining all the races, with the 2020 Leprechaun Loop being an exception.
  • You are considered a finisher in a specific category when you complete the event
  • Top three (3) Overall Male and Female BWRS finishers will receive an award - TBD
  • Virtual participants are not elgible for series awards
Top three (3) Overall Male and Female BWRS finishers will receive the following:
  • 1st Place TBD
  • 2nd Place TBD
  • 3rd Place TBD
Can't make all six (6) events? Run virtually!
That's right, each event is offering a virtual component.

How it works: A virtual race can be run (or walked!) anytime and anywhere, even indoors on a treadmill. Participants in the virtual races will receive each event's awesome swag for themselves while raising money for charity. Please see the virtual guidelines for each event.


If you have any question please contact us or come find us at an event.

Stephen Moran - EnMotive-Michigan