2024 Laker Family Weekend FUN(D) Run

September 21, 2024 @ 9am

Participation Levels

Participants can select from two options during registration depending on their level of interest: "I just want to have fun" or "I'm in it to win it" to compete for our overall Top 10.


Our overall Top 10 competitors will receive a medal and prize pack.

The Course

Our course is a 2-mile loop that includes popular Allendale campus landmarks and making it accessible and enjoyable for all participants.   

Click here for a copy of the course map!

For a Cause

All proceeds will go directly to your choice of fund that directly benefits GVSU students.

Registration & Event Info

Registration Form

Opens Monday, July 1 until Saturday, September 21 prior to the event starting at 9am. Use the button below to access the form.



Waivers must be completed prior to the event start. Click on the icon to complete along with your registration form.

What You Get

All participants will receive a commemorative race bib, t-shirt, and sticker for the event. 

Join the Fun

Yard games & activities will be on site near the start/finish line for racers & supporters to enjoy throughout the event. 

Fun(d) Run Policies

If weather conditions present a danger to participants, GVSU staff maintain the right to cancel or delay the event. Less threatening conditions may cause adjustments to the event to ensure safety of everyone involved. Such conditions will not result in refunding of any registration fees or future credit. 

If the event is cancelled prior to the event date, participants will be notified as soon as possible. 

This policy is intended to enhance the safety and health of students, faculty, staff, contractors, vendors and other visitors, and to supplement the existing GVSU policies, by providing rules and regulations regarding the presence of animals in GVSU facilities. 

No person shall bring any animal(s) onto university owned or controlled property unless otherwise permitted by this or other University policy as in the GVSU policy

For more information, visit the GVSU Policy webpage or contact Disability Support Resources directly. 


Contact us at [email protected] or 616-331-1732 to get in touch with someone regarding this event.

Get Involved

This event would not be possible without the help of our gracious volunteers and partners. If you or your organization would like to make a contribution to our event, use this link to access our donation form.

Please contact Mike at [email protected] for more information on how to get involved.

Laker Family Weekend 2024

For more events and happenings around campus, use this link to access the 2024 Laker Family Weekend website!

Congrats to our 2023 Overall Top 10

  • Jason Bos
  • Brady Cichowlas
  • Paul Derheim
  • Tyler Dohm (1st Place)
  • Austin Garcia
  • Elizabeth Kalafut
  • Matt Salazman
  • Alex Sweet
  • Josue Vasquez
  • Chalmer Young

2023 Fun(d) Run Highlights

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