Greater Lansing Area Race Series

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The 2023 GLARS Event List!

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Race Series Events

The 2023 Greater Lansing Area Race Series will feature 10 races from the Greater Lansing Area starting in March and ending in late September. When putting together this year's schedule, we attempted to space out the events giving our runners more time to recover between each race. It's still not perfect, but we will continue to make improvements as opportunities arise in the future.

Have an idea on how to improve the schedule? Tell us what you think. Please send us your ideas and suggestions via email using the Contact Us link located at the top of our site.

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Current Standings

Want to know how many points you have earned? Check out the race series standings. There are separate standings for Overall, Masters, Grand Masters, and each Age Group. The race series standings will be updated after each event, usually within 24 hours.

Moving up an Age Group during the Series? Don't worry, any age group points you accumulate will be moved to your new age group standings once you have completed an event in your new Age Group.

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How It Works

Scoring points is simple! Participate in any of the race series events and finish in one of the following categories for your gender:

  • Top 10 Overall
  • Top 10 Overall Masters (40+)
  • Top 10 Overall Grand Masters (50+)
  • Top 5 In Your Age Group

Have more questions regarding the race series? Visit our FAQ page. There we answer common questions people have regarding the Greater Lansing Area Race Series.

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Stop In And Thank Playmakers!

Need gear, training assistance, or help recovering from an injury? Visit Playmakers and help support an organization that continues to support the running community in the Greater Lansing Area. Hard work, dedication, teamwork, positive attitudes, and lots of miles remain at the core of their business. They are firm believers in creating a winning situation for everyone involved: customers, staff, vendors, and the community!

2023 GLARS Standings

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GLARS Runs On Dunkin!

Support our sponsor Dunkin' Donuts. Need to fuel up before or after a race? Use the Dunkin Donuts App to order ahead, pay with your phone, and speed past the line!

Stay Updated On The Race Series

Provide your email address and we'll provide the information. Our updates include series event reminders, notifications when the standings have been updated, and information on future promotions events.

Join Us On Strava!

Be sure to join the Greater Lansing Area Race Series Club on Strava this year. Our Club has been set up to help support and motivate fellow runners as they train for the various race series events throughout the year!

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