Detroit Free Press Chemical Bank pairs with Special Olympics to raise money to give individuals with intellectual disabilities the opportunity to participate in sports training and athletic competition. There are a variety of different races including a kids fun run, marathon, 5K, and much more. T

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Detroit Free Press International Half Marathon
October 17, 2021 (Sunday) - 07:00
Running
21.097 kilometers
Solo Flat Road

The course runs in downtown Detroit and Windsor, ON, on both sides of the Detroit River.

The number for participants for the race is capped to 16300.
Detroit Free Press Marathon Relay
October 17, 2021 (Sunday) - 07:00
Running
42.195 kilometers
Boston Marathon qualifier Relay Flat Road
The number for participants for the race is capped to 7000.
Detroit Free Press Marathon
October 17, 2021 (Sunday) - 07:00
Running
42.195 kilometers
Boston Marathon qualifier Solo Flat Road

The race is run on both sides of the Detroit River, visiting Windsor,ON, Belle Isle and historic neighborhoods of Detroit. So the race is run in the US as well as in Canada.

The number for participants for the race is capped to 7000.
5K
October 17, 2021 (Sunday) - 09:00
Running
5 kilometers
Solo Flat Road
Detroit Free Press US Half Marathon
October 17, 2021 (Sunday) - 10:30
Running
21.097 kilometers
Solo Flat Road

The race follows the second half of the marathon. It only runs in the US.

The number for participants for the race is capped to 1500.

Weather

Oct 17 2021 : Rain in the morning.
9.9°C - 15.2°C (49.8°F - 59.4°F)

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Last checked on 2021-10-07

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