Register for races at RunSignUp.Com or click on the Race Name below.

All distances shown will count towards ORS Race Series Points (with the exception of the ORS Rose Run 10 Mile Race- that will be timed but not included for series points).

Saturday, April 27: Orthopaedic Rehab Specialists 8k/5k - RESULTS
Saturday, May 11: Around the Park for Autism 5k - RESULTS
Saturday, May 18: Tunnel 2 Towers 5k at Cascades Park
Saturday, June 8: ORS 49th Annual Rose Run 10Mile/10k/5k at Jackson College
Wednesday, June 19: Concord Classic 5k at Concord High School
Thursday, July 4: Hanover Firecracker 5 Mile/5k at Hanover Fire Station
Saturday, August 3: Run Clark Lake 12k/5k at The Beach Bar
Sunday, September 15: Heart of a Lion 5k at Ella Sharp Park
Saturday, October 5: Family Services Run for Fun 5k at Cascades Park
Thursday, November 28: Jackson YMCA Turkey Trot 10k/5k at the Jackson YMCA

All races have Run/Walk options
All races have Kids Runs
All walks will count towards ORS Race Series Points

The Series’ mission is to provide incentives and opportunities
for Jackson and surrounding communities to get fit and active.

There are ten races in the series.
Participants in each race earn points toward the series,
so there is added incentive for people to enter.

Runners and walkers must participate in at least 6 events to qualify for age-group awards.
2 of the 6 must be longer than 5k distance
There are 4 of those runs in the ORS Race Series:
1. ORS 8k
2. Rose Run 10k
3. Firecracker 5 Mile
4. Run Clark Lake 12k


  • Run Age Groups:
    0-14, 15-17, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34. 35-39. 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-66, 67+

  • Walk Age Groups:
    0-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-66, 67+

Twenty points will be awarded to the first-place runner and walker overall, with second earning 18, third earning 16, down to two for 10th place. Points are also awarded for overall Masters and Grandmasters top-five places, as well as in each age group.

Participants who take part in 8 of the 10 events receive an ORS Race Series shirt.
Those who participate in all 10 events will receive a coveted award announced at the award ceremony at the Orthopaedic Rehab Specialists 8k/5k, the following year.

Series awards do not include Kids’ Run events. 

Age for this year is determined by your age on June 19th (Concord Classic)

First place overall in each age group will receive an award at the end of the series.
YOU MUST complete 6 events to win an age group award.
Ties are determined by the fastest 5k time.