About the Race
Following the Beautiful Scenic shores of Little Bay de Noc, the Boston Qualifying race routes starts at the waterfront Terrace Bay Hotel. Heading North along the brand new non-motorized pathway, the route winds along the Lake Michigan shoreline to VanCleve Park, where 10K runners will turn around to return back to the Terrace Bay Hotel along the waterfront trail and Half Marathon runners will continue on. Passing through VanCleve Park, runners will experience scenic views of Lake Michigan along a scenic boardwalk, through the Northern portion of Gladstone, eventually returning along the non-motorized pathway back to the Finish at the Terrace Bay Hotel.
What you get
Register before May 1 and save $10.
Premium Race Shirt, Finisher Medal, Race Bib, Post Race Refreshments.
Official timing and water stops will end after 6 hrs. Walkers are welcome.
There will be 7 aid stations with water and Powerade along the route spaced approx every 2 miles.
Celebrate with us!
After your long run, enjoy a cold beer from Upper Hand Brewery, complimentary refreshments, awards ceremony and check out our expo vendors.
Packet Pickup will be available on Friday from 5-7pm and on Race Day from 6:30-7:45am at the Terrace Bay Hotel
Race Start Times
Marthon starts at 7 am
Half Marathon starts at 8 am
10K starts at 8:05 am
We are monitoring the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and CDC guidelines and will make any necessary modifications to the event to keep participants safe.
Preliminary Route Map. Route May Change
The Race will begin and end at the Terrace Bay Hotel. Located right on the shores of Lake Michigan. The hotel features waterfront rooms, indoor swimming pool, and a full service restaurant.
In order to host a successful event, it takes the contribution of many volunteers. Please consider joining us in showcasing Gladstone and volunteering for one of our open positions.