EVENT INFORMATION

Half Marathon - Presented by Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Start Time: 8:00am 

Start Location: Grosse Ile Middle School (23270 E. River Rd. Grosse Ile, MI 48138)

Finish Location: Grosse Ile Middle School

*Half Marathon Course Info: There will be a 3 hour and 30 minute time limit for the half marathon. This breaks down to a 16 minute per mile pace. If you wish to continue beyond the limit, you will be on your own with no support provided by the race.

10 Miler (New this year!) - Presented by Boomer Esiason Foundation

Start Time: 8:00am 

Start Location: Grosse Ile Middle School (23270 E. River Rd. Grosse Ile, MI 48138)

Finish Location: Grosse Ile Tennis Center (9251 Groh Rd.- Near Airport Shuttle Parking Lots)

Note: After you finish you can hop on a school bus from the airport shuttle lots back to the Middle School if you need to!

2 Person Relay - Presented by Proteostasis Therapeutics

Start Time: 8:00am

Starting Locations:

First Leg - 9.5 Miles: The first leg starts with the Half Marathon runners at 8:00am.

  • After you finish your leg you can hop on a bus back to the Middle School. These are the yellow buses at the airport shuttle lots.

  • If you parked in the airport shuttle lots and don’t need to go back to the Middle School, you can walk across the street to your car.

Second Leg - 3.6 Miles: The second leg runners can take the Relay school bus from the Middle School to the transition area. That bus will leave at 8:20 am.

  • If you already have your bib race morning you can park at the airport shuttle lots and walk across Groh Rd. to the transition area!

  • If you don’t have your bib you will need to get it at the Middle School and take the Relay shuttle to transition

Finish Location: Grosse Ile Middle School (23270 E. River Rd. Grosse Ile, MI 48138)

5K Run/Walk - Presented by University of Michigan Home Med

Start Time: 8:15am

Start Location: Inside of Naval Station Hangar (9601 Groh Rd.- Across from Airport Shuttle Parking Lots)

Finish Location: Grosse Ile Middle School (23270 E. River Rd. Grosse Ile, MI 48138)

Half, 5K & Relay Finish at GI Middle School.

10 Miler Finishes at Grosse Ile Tennis Center

Special Note: Grosse Ile is an island connected by two bridges. The north end bridge costs $2 .50 each way. The south end bridge is Free. Please note that because of trains and possible bridge openings your travel time could be delayed. Please plan to arrive on the island early to make sure you have ample time to prepare.