The Run4Wine took place on October 8, 2016 at the Jewel of Grand Blanc. For race times and rankings, view the complete 2016 Run4Wine run and walk race results.
Complete Runner would like to thank all who participated and made the annual Pot O’ Gold St. Patrick’s Day races possible this year. You braved the harshest winter in recent history to train for an participate in this race in the middle of March with snow still on the ground and temperatures twenty degrees below average, and we thank you for your passion and dedication!
If you waited until the last minute to register for the Pot O’ Gold, you may have noticed that you could register online for the event the same day as the race. In fact, the online registration stayed open until the start of the race for your convenience.
Participants and their family were also able to sign up on the race website to get race updates (results) posted to their Facebook or Twitter profiles, or sent via text message. So, seconds after you cross the finish line your results are posted online or sent to your phone. And, the results are really easy to read on your phone, too.
This innovative technology to race timing and registration will also be available for the upcoming Run4Wine in October.
2014 Race Links
The second annual Run4Wine at the Jewel Golf Course was totally amazing! It was incredible to see the wave of 1071 race participants and their guests flood The Jewel golf course and join us for an awesome evening of fun, friends, and wine.
We’d like to thank all the volunteers, staff, and sponsors who made this race happen, including a special thanks to Fenton Winery and Brewery, The Jewel, Grand Blanc Motorcars, Advanced Physical Therapy Centers, OffBeat Brands, Mastercraft Winery, Nathan, Brooks, and C & L Ward.
The increased participation and sponsorship allow us to make an even greater donation to the Old Newsboys than last year, ensuring more kids in Genesee County will receive shoes this year! Thank you!
We asked our Facebook friends what they liked most about the Run4Wine, and here are a few of the responses:
“The UPHILL finish!” – Janeen
“The after party!!!!” – Libby
“Friends and great times.” – Christina
“Love the atmosphere!” – Deb
“Running on a golf course.” – Michelle
“It was our first event and we loved all it! Can’t wait for the next and many more to come!” – Erin
“I had a great time at the race, the course was well laid out and in good condition, the dinner afterwards was awesome, got some good bottles of wine afterwards and the company around was very enjoyable. This is a must race for me next year.” – Joe
To make sure you don’t miss out on this awesome race next year, like the Run4Wine Facebook page and sign up for our email newsletter (to the right on the sidebar) and we will make sure you don’t forget about the race come next year!
If you did participate this year what was your favorite part of the evening? Click on the Facebook post below to share your thoughts of the Run4Wine!