Disabilities Division 6:58 a.m.
International Half-Marathon Run/Walk & Marathon Relay 7 a.m.
5K 9 a.m.
U.S.-only Half-Marathon & Kids Fun Run 10:30 a.m.
1-Mile $20-$25, Kids Fun Run $15-$20, 5K $30-$40, US-only Half-Marathon $90-$115, Intl. Half-Marathon $90-$115, Marathon Relay $275-$375, Marathon & Disabilities Division $95-$120
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The marathon may happen during the third weekend of October, but the journey brings out the best in people year-round. Get ready to join 30,000 of your newest running friends at the Detroit Free Press/Chemical Bank Marathon’s 41st annual run. Registration opens Dec. 4, 2017!
Join the thousands who run for their own reasons and support each other every step of the way. Ready for the full 26.2? The course will take you through two countries, through the international tunnel and over the beautiful Ambassador Bridge. If the half is more your style, there are two unique courses to choose from. With a group of friends or family or both, you can participate as a relay team that relies on each other. And for those who want to ease in, there is have a 5K, Kids Fun Run and Competitive 1-Mile on Saturday!
New for 2018 is The Motor City Challenge Series! Pick from a combination of races and challenge yourself to more than one. Options include The Temptation, The Wonder and The Supreme. More info to come so make sure to keep checking the website. Register as soon as you can to save some money.