From catching the sunrise on the Ambassador Bridge, running the underwater mile, enjoying the scenes of Belle Isle or views from Detroit’s Riverfront, our races have something for everyone!
Registration for the 2015 Detroit Free Press/Talmer Bank Marathon (U.S.-Only Half Marathon, 5K and Kids Run) is now open. All of our race events often sell out every year, so you’ll want to take advantage of our rates and guaranteed participation by registering ASAP.* 2015 PRICING Event Total Capacity Final Rate (6/1-8/26) Marathon 6,000 $130 Marathon – Handcycle 35 $130 Marathon – Pushrim 5 $130 International Half-Marathon 15,000 $115 U.S.-Only Half-Marathon 1,900 $115 Marathon Relay (teams) 600 $375 5K 2,800 $40 Kids … Read More
Start-Finish Line Location If you haven’t caught the news, the Detroit Free Press building has relocated in downtown Detroit! With this new change, we’ve lost access to much of the property around the building we occupied for many years, resulting in a new start-finish line location. The new start-finish line will be at Fort and Cass, 2 blocks east of last year’s start-finish line. Read more about the change at Detroit Free Press. But don’t fret…we are NOT planning on making any … Read More
2014 Highlights Check out all of the really fun, nice and inspiring photo highlights from this past year’s Detroit Free Press Marathon Weekend by clicking on the links below! Photo Gallery #1 Photo Gallery #2 Photo Gallery #3 Photo Gallery #4 Photo Gallery #5 Photo Gallery #6
We wanted to say thanks to all of the amazing participants, spectators, supporters, family, friends, volunteers, staff, sponsors, and so many more for a very successful and fun 2014 Detroit Free Press/Talmer Bank Marathon. See everyone again this year!
With the 2014 Marathon now all said and done, registration for next year’s race is slowly approaching! Be on the close lookout here to be the first to sign-up when our 2015 Registration officially begins on January 1st, 2015 at 12:01am EST. Don’t miss out as spots sell out FAST!!
2014 Results This year’s results and runner tracking can be found at freep.xacte.com. The website is both desktop and mobile friendly, making it accessible from anywhere at anytime. Get Results For results inquiries, please contact GRaceMgt@aol.com.
2015 Charity Program The Detroit Free Press/Talmer Bank Marathon supports local charitable organizations centered on health and wellness. In 2014, 27 charities raised more than $2 million toward those causes, and enriched the lives of thousands of runners who chose to run for a reason. Applications for our 2015 Charity Program are now CLOSED.
In need of a participant shirt exchange for a different size? You can exchange your 2014 Detroit Free Press/Talmer Bank Marathon shirts at our CONQUERED AFTERPARTY event this Sunday from 8am – 2pm at the surface lot on the corner of Lafayette and Third. Just check out the great New Balance Detroit team there and they can exchange your shirts!! If you missed the event on Sunday, please check back here in a couple of weeks for additional details on where you … Read More
Track a Runner This year’s 2014 runner tracking can be found on our FREE “Detroit Free Press” mobile app. Just look it up on iPhone or Android devices in your app store or access it using the links below: Apple iPhone users click here! Android users click here! AND you can also access the tracking and results on our link at freep.xacte.com. This webpage is both desktop and mobile friendly, making it accessible from anywhere at anytime. Search for runners Track a runners’ live progress (based … Read More