Event Details 2019

Bridging the Gap Bringing Communities Together

10K Run, 5K Run/Walk and 1 mile Run/Walk

Saturday August 3, 2019 • Detroit, MI 

Whether you’re young or young at heart, join your fellow Detroit runners and walkers at the Detroit River Walk, Saturday August 3th, 2019 for the 3nd annual Bridging the Gap Bringing Communities Together 10K, 5K run/walk and 1 mile run/walk. Registration and t-shirt pick up starts at 6:30am and ends at 7:45am.

Course Map 2019


Packet Pick-Up

  • Detroit Riverfront Walk (near Carousal/merry-go-round)
  • Saturday- Aug.3, 2019
  • 6:30am-8:10am

Race Starting Times

  • 8:00 AM – 10K Run
  • 8:00 AM – 5K Run/Walk
  • 8:15 AM – 1 mile Run/Walk


  • $30 if registered by April 30, 2019
  • $35 by May 31st
  • $40 by June 30th
  • $45 by July 31st
  • $25 registered by April 30th 2019
  • $30 by May 31st
  • $35 by June 30th
  • $40 by July 31st
1 mile
  • $15 if registered by April 30th 2019
  • $20 by May 31st
  • $25 by June 30th
  • $30 by July 31st

August 1st through day of event August 3rd, registration fee is $50 for all events. Registration on the day of event will be at the Registration Booth 6am - 7:45 am and you will receive one event T-shirt, your runner/walker number, and instructions.

Virtual Walk/Run:

  • $20 Flat Fee

How does it work? You can run, walk at any location you want, you can use a treadmill, run outside, use your own course, or get your running group together. You can run the event the same day, time or any place you want. Medals will be mailed out within 15 days after completion of the walk/run on August 3rd 2019. Send your results via email at bridgingthegaprace@gmail.com. 

Registration Here!!

To reserve your spot NOW click the link below!


*Offers a virtual run option for runners who can’t make it to Detroit or simply like to sleep in on Saturday mornings.

Official Race Website