"Run like there's Chocolate at the Finish Line!"

Extended Through December!

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The Grand Blanc Chocolate Run is Virtual This Year!

🎉 Congratulations to the Grand Blanc Girl's Cross Country Team who just won Regionals for the First time in School History!

At least $5 of the proceeds from each registration goes to the Grand Blanc Girl's Track & Cross Country Team!

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Severely underfunded this year due to no meet ticket sales--please add a donation to your registrationusing the DONATE TAB above.

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Student Pricing: You must select a Student Variation from the Race dropdown.

Shirt Size Conversion Chart:
Women Size down in Unisex Men's Shirt.

Adult Unisex/Men's:














2020 SHIRT

New this year: High Quality Performance Technical Running Hoody!  

Try on samples available in-store.

At least $5 from every registration goes to the Grand Blanc Girls Track/Cross Country Team!

Please consider using the donate tab above to add a larger donation to the team!  Budgets are tight this year due to no ticket sales at Meets.

Monies raised benefit the Grand Blanc Track & Field and Cross Country Teams!

  • 🍫 Medals for ALL!

  • 🍫 Chocolate Goodies with Registration @ Local Businesses!

  • 🍫 Free Chocolate Gift @ Packet Pickup 

Run your own Virtual 5K and reward yourself with Chocolate at the 2020 Virtual Grand Blanc Chocolate 5K!


Your favorite 5K Course!

Late Registration/Packet Pickup @ Bauman's (1473 W Hill Road - Flint, MI 48507): 

Pickup your Shirt/Medal anytime @ Bauman's!

Special Chocolate Treats Given during Pickup!


Adults - $20

Students (18 & Under) - only $5! (With Shirt/Medal!)

Shirts/Medals are only guaranteed at pickup if you register before Monday November 16th.


Make Checks out to Grand Blanc Chocolate 5K and Send all entries to Bauman's at 1473 W Hill Road - Flint, MI 48507. 

Bauman’s Running & Walking Shop: (810) 238-5981

Virtual Race Waiver:

When Signing up for a Virtual Event on our Website, YOU AGREE to the following terms; I know that running in an event that is organized as a virtual activity where I run on my own, at a date and time of my choosing, in a location and running route of my choosing, which will not have any support or security measures in place by the Riverbend Striders is a potentially hazardous activity, which could result in injury or death. I acknowledge that I am participating in the activity outlined by this virtual event by my own free will and at my own personal risk. I will not participate in a virtual event unless I am medically able and properly trained, and by my signature, I certify that I am medically able to perform this event, and am in good health, and I am properly trained. I further agree to abide by the Center for Disease Control (CDC)'s recommendations for the prevention of the spread of COVID-19 and attest to having read the CDC's guidance at: attest that if my community has a shelter in place order, that I will only participate in the virtual event by using a personal treadmill, and I will not run outside in the community during the duration of a shelter in place order. I agree to follow all pedestrian safety ordinances including running on a sidewalk where available and not in the road. I agree to follow the rules of the road if no sidewalk or multi-use trail is available and I will run against oncoming traffic and not with traffic.I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to any aspect of my participation in this virtual event, including the right of any official to deny or suspend my participation for any reason whatsoever. I attest that I having read the rules of the virtual race scheduled for the event I am signing up for including the terms in this waiver, the timeline of the virtual event, and agree to abide by them. I assume all risks to me associated with running on my own as part of this virtual activity, including but not limited to: falls, contact with other pedestrians, the effects of the weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road or trail, all such risks being known or unknown and appreciated by me when out running on my own without any type of support from local officials or event organizers. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release the Riverbend Striders the city you participate in for the event, and the Road Runners Club of America, all event sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this virtual event, and waive my ability to bring any legal action against the entities outlined in this waiver as I am voluntarily electing to run on my own as part of this virtual event. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use my photographs which I may share online as part of the event, personal data provided during registration and post-event reporting, video or audio recordings, or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose. I understand that this event does not provide for refunds in the event of a cancellation, and by signing this waiver, I consent that I am not entitled to a refund if the event is cancelled before or during the event.

Please consider donating to the following:

At least $5 from every registration goes to the Grand Blanc Girls Track/Cross Country Team!

Please consider adding a larger donation to the team below! 
Budgets are tight this year due to no ticket sales at Meets.

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Donate to Grand Blanc Cross Country

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