The Dexter to Ann Arbor Half Marathon is our main event; it’s the big kahuna. If you want the full Dexter to Ann Arbor experience, then this is the event for you. It’s 13.1 miles of scenery on winding Huron River Drive with the classic finish in beautiful downtown Ann Arbor. All finishers will receive a custom medal. If you’re up for a challenge, then we’ve got one for you. Show up early and enjoy the bus ride to the starting line of this race adventure.
MINIMUM PACE: 15:00 MIN/MILE
This event is for runners. Participants must be able to maintain a pace of at least 15 minutes flat, per mile to meet course time limits. For more info on the minimum pace requirement, see Rules of the Road.
MINIMUM AGE: 12 on Race Day
STROLLERS & DOGS ARE NOT ALLOWED
SHUTTLES are provided to the starting line. Park in downtown Ann Arbor and ride to the starting line.
STAGING AREA: The half marathon is staged at Creekside Intermediate School in Dexter (also known as “the old Dexter High School). Creekside is located at 2615 Baker Road, Dexter, MI 48130. Parking is available at Creekside, but parking in downtown Ann Arbor is encouraged. There will be no return shuttle service to Dexter after the race.
PACERS: Official Pacers from the Ann Arbor Running Company will help you achieve your goals. Look for pace signs in the start corrals.
AID STATIONS: Water will be served at nine aid stations. They’ll be located near miles 2, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12. The aid stations at miles 4, 8, and 10 will also have Gatorade available. Several porta-johns are available near all aid stations.