Event Details

Bridging the Gap Bringing Communities Together

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

Saturday August 1, 2020 • Detroit, MI 


Whether you’re young or young at heart, join your fellow Detroit runners and walkers at the Detroit River Walk, Saturday August 1st, 2020 for the 4th annual Bridging the Gap Bringing Communities Together 10K, 5K run/walk and 1 mile run/walk. Registration and t-shirt pick up begins at 6:30am and ends at 7:45am.

Course Map

Download the 10K and 5K course map 


Packet Pick-Up

  • Detroit Riverfront Walk (near Carousal/merry-go-round)
  • Saturday- Aug.1, 2020
  • 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 1, 2020
  • $39 by May 1st
  • $44 by July 31st
  • $50 -DAY OF RACE
  • $25 by April 1
  • $34 by May 1
  • $39 by July 31st
  • $45 - DAY OF RACE
1 mile
  • $20 by April 1
  • $24 by May 1
  • $29 by July 31st
  • $35 -DAY OF RACE

PLEASE NOTE: DAY OF RACE registration fee "Changes" for all events. Registration on the day of event will be at the Registration Booth 6:30am - 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 1st 2020. 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