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2017 GrizzFit 5K

Walk, run and dribble with the Grizz.

GrizzFit 5K shirt

On your mark. Get set. Go now and save your place in the GrizzFit 5k on April 8 at 9am! Normal registration will close at 11:59 PM on April 7. Day of registration will be available with an added fee.

Packages start at $45 and include race entry fee, bib number, Grizzlies 5k t-shirt, ticket to the game of choice, and post-race beer tasting on the FedExForum Plaza.Runners are invited to meet up at Tin Roof post-race for food and drink specials – just show your bib!

For more information please contact Paris Stegall at 901.205.1463 or via email at pstegall@grizzlies.com.

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Race Packages

$90Pinnacle LevelGrizzlies vs. New York Knicks – April 7 @ 7pm
$90Pinnacle LevelGrizzlies vs. Detroit Pistons – April 9 @ 5pm
$45TerraceGrizzlies vs. New York Knicks – April 7 @ 7pm
$45TerraceGrizzlies vs. Detroit Pistons – April 9 @ 5pm
$35MVP Season Ticket Holder Race Only Pricing | Participant Without Game Ticket

Registration for racers who have signed up will begin at 7am and the race will tip-off at 9am from in front of FedExForum. Participants are welcome to bring their own basketball to dribble with while running the 5k! The post-race beer tasting on the FedExForum Plaza will include from 9am – 10am Michelob Ultra for all runners and from 10am – 12pm a Craft Beer Tasting presented by Eagle Distributing (must be 21 and older to receive drinks).
*A portion of each race entry will be donated to the Memphis Grizzlies foundation

Business Ticket Packages

Want to have your employees all participate? Get a discount on your race packages by bringing the whole office!

PACKAGE 1

Pricing: $800 for a team of 20 ($1,100 value)

Includes:

  • 20 Terrace Level Tickets
  • 20 Race Entries
  • 20 Grizz Fit 5k t-shirts with company name on the back
  • Donation to Grizzlies Foundation
  • Entry to post-race beer tasting presented by Eagle Distributing (21 and older)

PACKAGE 2

Pricing: $2,000 for a team of 50 ($2,750 value)

Includes:

  • 50 Terrace Level Tickets
  • 50 Race Entries
  • 50 Grizz Fit 5k t-shirts with company name on the back
  • 2 Complimentary tickets to Game One Round One of the Playoffs
  • Pre-game shoot around viewing for the game of tickets purchased
  • Donation to Grizzlies Foundation
  • Entry to post-race beer tasting presented by Eagle Distributing (21 and older)

Packet Pick Up Dates & Times

Monday, April 35pm to 7pm
Tuesday, April 45pm to 7pm
Thursday, April 65pm to 7pm
Friday, April 75pm to 7pm (for those with a ticket to Friday night's game)
Saturday, April 8 (RACE DAY)Starting @ 7am

Packet Pick Up Details

  • Packet pick up will be located in the Grand Lobby at FedExForum (191 Beale Street, Memphis, TN, 38103).
  • You must have a valid form of government issued ID to pick up your race packet.
  • If you wish to have someone else pick up you packet please ensure they bring a copy of your government issued ID.
  • If you are from out of state, packet pick up is available on race day starting at 7am.
  • Your race packet will also include the game ticket you pre-selected.
  • Those who are 21 and older will receive a wristband in their packet to get them into the post-racing beer tasting. If you lose your wristband or are not wearing your wristband the day of the race YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE DRINKS AT THE POST-RACE BEER TASTING.

Race Route

Participants will start and finish on the Grand Plaza at FedExForum and run through downtown Memphis including north on Riverside Drive, along the Mississippi River and down iconic Beale Street.

Grizzlies 5k Map

Frequently Asked Questions

Pre & Post-Race Questions & Details

Q: Is parking available and how much would it be?
A: The Toyota Parking garage will be available off MLK to purchase parking for $10. All participants using the garage must be out by 1PM or risk being towed as Panic at the Disco will be performing the day of the race.

Q: Will water or food be provided before or after the race?
A: Post-race there will be a refreshment area on the Grand Plaza of FedExForum along with other entertainment for participants to enjoy.

Q: Will restrooms be available for use?
A: All participants will be able to access FedExForum through the Grand Lobby for use of designated restrooms.

Q: On race day will there be a bag-drop?
A: Unfortunately, there is no bag drop off available. We encourage all participants to leave all their belongings locked safely at home or in their car. If you are picking up your race packet the morning of the race, please remember you will need your government issued ID, so allow yourself extra time and return your items to the car if you do not wish to carry them during the race.

Q: Where will race results be posted?
A: Results will be posted on the announcement stand near the start/finish line immediately following the race. Official results will be posted on grizzlies.com at a later time.

Q: Who is the race benefiting?
A: Proceeds from the race will benefit the Memphis Grizzlies Foundation and help support its programs.

Q: Will there be an awards ceremony and what time will it start?
A: The awards ceremony will begin at approximately at 10:30am on the stage located on the south side of the Grand Plaza at FedExForum.

Race Questions & Details

Q: What kind of surface is the race on?
A: Participants will be running / walking on a grass and concrete surfaces.

Q: Will there be a race guide?
A: Yes. There will be guides and police officers directing all participants.

Q: How far is a 5k in miles?
A: 5 kilometers equals approximately 3.1 miles

Q: What time does the race start?
A: The run/walk tips-off at 9:00am and will be broken up into 5 different waves, each 2 minutes apart. Waves will be assigned off expected race time & bib number so please pay attention to all announcements to know which group / corral you assigned in.

Q: Will I be able to run/walk with a stroller?
A: Yes, you are able to run/walk with a stroller but unfortunately strollers are not permitted in the arena.

Q: How long will I have to run/walk the race?
A: Race does not conclude until the last runner/walker crosses the finish line.

Q: How is my time recorded?
A: All Memphis Grizzlies 5k participants will receive a bib with a timing chip. This chip will begin timing once you cross the start line, recording your net time until you cross the finish line.

Q: Are there water stops along the 5K course?
A: Yes, we will have one water stop along the course at mile 1.0 and will be available at that the finish, and post-race water will be available at the awards stage in front of FedExForum.