“The Biggest Loser” Race Series is coming to Crown Point, Indiana on Sunday, April 30, as it hosts a half marathon, 5K and new “Motivational Mile.” The half marathon will start at 8:00 a.m., the 5K will begin at 8:30 a.m. and the “Motivational Mile” will begin at 10:30 a.m. at Lake County Fairgrounds.

“The Biggest Loser” Race Series is a non-intimidating race series. All fitness levels are encouraged to come out and participate! Different from other half marathons, “The Biggest Loser” Race Series is walker friendly with a five-hour course time limit.

This will be the second time Crown Point has been chosen for “The Biggest Loser”-themed race event. “The Biggest Loser” Race Series is operated by Season 16 contestant Andrea Wilamowski.

Packet pick-up will be held from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, at the Lake County Fairgrounds Industrial Building. It will feature motivational speeches from past contestants, trainers and guests, information for the first-time runner, food and fitness tips, and will host a variety of related vendors. The event is free and open to participants and non-participants.

Registration is $65 for the half marathon, $35 for the 5K and $20 for the Motivational Mile. Prices will increase as the event gets closer. Spectator entrance is free and open to the public. For more information on the race series, registration, VIP packages and local charity partners, visit www.biggestloserraceseries.com.