Run Royal Oak 2022 - Kona Running


Spring break run

Celebrate Spring

dearborn, Michigan



Sunday April TBA, 2023

8:00 a.m.

Disability Friendly: Yes

Strollers: Yes

Dogs: Yes

Double-Up: No


800m fun run, 5k, 10k    


10:00 a.m. Kona arrival, set up begins
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Set up continues
7:00 p.m. Dinner

April :
6:00 a.m. Registration /Packet Pickup open
7:45 a.m. Registration Closed
7:50 a.m. National Anthem
7:55 a.m. Kids fun run begins
8:05 a.m. 10k start
8:08 a.m. 5k start
9:00 a.m. 5k awards available for pickup
10:00 a.m. Awards available for pickup 10k (Double)

Course information

This is a closed run course.  Heading out from Ford Field onto the paved path over the river and through the woods to U of M and Henry Ford Estate you go; making the turnaround and back to Ford Field.  10k athletes will head back out again, before a great finish over the bridge in the park.  It is a fast course with a few tiny rollers.  Aid stations will be at every mile with water and Gatorade Endurance Formula on ice.

Venue information

 Ford Field is just two blocks off of Michigan Ave with plenty of space for this event.

Registration information

Open: 6:00 am, Close 7:45 am.  Once you arrive on site follow the signs and flags to the registration area.  Have your id ready and proceed to your group.  Do not arrive late, we will not delay the start of an event for late arrivals.


Kids Fun Run: $25, Short courses: $45, Long courses: $50, 
On site morning of registration please add $10 to above fees.  


 Kona Running Company follows the same industry standard policy as other event companies nationwide.  There are NO REFUNDS  and NO TRANSFERS given including an event cancelation due to circumstances out of Kona Running Company’s control including but not limited to: pandemic shut down, health crisis, unsafe course conditions due to construction or weather.  

Refunds and Transfers will be granted for Military members who are unable to attend due to their service requirements, or for athletes unable to attend due to the death of a family member.


Athlete Amenities

Super cool finisher medal! Beach, spring break theme, bathing suits optional. 

Delicious fresh Dearborn Italian Bakery Subs will be served at the post event party under the tent.  Please plan to join us for the awards ceremony following the event.  All athletes will show their wrist band for free Dearborn Italian Subs.  Friends, family, spectators can enjoy great Subs for a fee.

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Plenty of parking in the Ford Field lots, follow the signs once arriving at Ford Field. 


Thanks to: Dearborn Parks and Recreation, Dearborn PD, FD, Dearborn Italian Bakery, 

Support Crew: Plymouth Canton High School National Honor Society kids
Dearborn High School Students 

EVENT Amenities

The Theme

Sunglasses, Sunscreen, picnic food, beach balls, beach attire, custom beach towel awards, this is about celebrating spring.

In It To Win It

Custom Beach Towels to overall and age group winners.  

Finisher *Bling

Custom finisher medal to all finishers featuring the Spring Break run logo and ribbon.

Kona Running Company swag for Spring Break Run Sunglasses

The Swag

First 500 registered receive custom sunglasses

Wear It

All registered will receive a custom organic brushed cotton sleeveless tank top

Kona Running Company food for Spring Break Run Dearborn Italian Bakery Subs


Proudly serving Dearborn Italian Bakery Subs with other great snacks and beverages


Kona Life is the lifestyle behind our Kona Brand. Everything we do, everything we touch we want it to be fun, positive and inspire friends and families to achieve their fitness goals while having fun! Some events and races are all about the Billy B.A.’s out there who always seem to somehow be stronger, faster, and further than everyone else. We pride ourselves in creating a fun, laid back yet challenging event and race experience that our athletes come back to time and time again. Express yourself and become apart of the Kona Running Fam. Aloha!


For those of you who are ready to take your running to the next level Kona has something to offer you as well. Our professionally timed events offer our athletes not only themed, scenic fun but, also considerable challenge with 10k and 15k (Double-up) events with longer distances but with the same great atmosphere. Why not push yourself while having some post event fun? At Kona you can have it both ways!