Le Run for Le Rouge

Sun October 10, 2021
Description

Do it for the kids! All proceeds from this fundraiser will go directly to support the DCFC youth soccer programs.  

Join DCFC in partnership with Tour de Troit on Sunday, October 10, 2021 for the on-site 5K charity race starting and ending at the Detroit City Fieldhouse. The route will head from the Fieldhouse down Lafayette Street and then into historic Elmwood Cemetery. Race starts promptly at 8:30am. Festivities after the race include open field play at the Detroit City Fieldhouse, cornhole and other family-fun activities. Participants will receive a drink ticket as part of registration that can be redeemed on site after the race at City Clubhouse.

All race participants receive a complimentary ticket to the DCFC Men's match on Saturday, October 9 at 4pm. Packet pick-up will be available at the DCFC match on 10/9 at the stadium or from 7:30-8:15am on the day of the race at the Detroit City Fieldhouse.  

*REGISTER BY 9/27 TO GUARANTEE SHIRT SIZE AS PART OF YOUR REGISTRATION*

*PRICE INCREASES BY $5 ON 9/28*

* Sorry, no pets allowed on the route. Strollers are permitted but we ask that you remain at the back of the starting line to allow for enough space for other runners. 

Place
3401 E. Lafayette Street
Detroit, MI 48207
Race Contact Info

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Packet Pickup and Parking Info

Race Packet Pickup:

Keyworth Stadium 3:30-5pm at the Men's DCFC match on Saturday October 9th! 

DCFC Fieldhouse 7:30-8:15am Sunday October 10th!

Can I pick up for a friend?

Yes! We will allow pickup for anyone, we will just require proof of registration for each individual participant. 

Waiting until Sunday to pickup?

Not a problem, we will also be passing out packets on the day of the race! Please be sure to arrive with plenty of time to pick up everything you need in order to participate. We recommend arriving between 7:15-8:15am to allow time for parking and to find the registration table. We will not allow any pick up or new registrants once the race starts. 

PARKING: 

NOTE: LAFAYETTE STREET WILL BE CLOSED BETWEEN MT. ELLIOTT ST. AND MC DOUGALL ST. STARTING AT 7AM. 

Limited parking will be available at the Detroit City Fieldhouse. However, you will need to enter the Fieldhouse parking area from Mt. Elliott Street using the alley behind the Detroit Fire Dept. station. The main entrance to the Fieldhouse will be closed to traffic until after all race participants are finished on the route. 

Parking will also be available at Martin Luther King High School. Enter those lots from Larned Street or McDougall Street. 

Additional parking is available on the surrounding side streets. 

EVENT SCHEDULE:

Packet Pickup: 
10/9 3:30-5pm @ Keyworth Stadium (3201 Roosevelt St, Hamtramck), 
10/10 7:30-8:15am @ Fieldhouse (3401 E. Lafayette St, Detroit)

Race Start: 8:30am

Results: Posted roughly 45 minutes after the start of the race.

After the race: Join us for open play on the fields! Soccer, cornhole, etc. 
Join us in the City Clubhouse to redeem your free Stroh's and enjoy our delicious pies!

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