Growler Gallop Atwater

Sun September 29, 2019 Detroit, MI US 48207 Directions
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

237 Joseph Campau Street
Detroit, MI US 48207

The Growler Gallop is a 10 mile race and a 5K race starting and finishing at The Famous Atwater Brewery in Downtown Detroit! The 10 mile course will take you along the riverwalk and around Belle Isle, while the 5K will use the riverwalk and loop back around just before the bridge to Belle Isle. We will have great live music, medals, food and beer for all participants. The best part is that we have the most coveted prizes around, Growlers of Atwater Beer!! To all the fast ones out there you will have a chance to win our CASH PRIZES and KEGS!!

Schedule of Events

Early Packet Pickup 

Race Day – Sunday, September 29th

  • 1:30pm – 3:45pm – Athlete registration and packet pickup at Atwater Brewery
  • 4:00 pm – 10 mile race start
  • 4:10 pm – 5 Kilometer race starts
  • 6:00 pm – 10 mile and 5K awards
  • 6:45 pm – Course closes
What's Included with Your Registration

Regular Registration:

  • Growler Gallop Hoodie: for 2019 athletes will be able to pick from four different colors! Check em out! (shirts only guaranteed for registrations made by 9/14/19)
  • 2 beer tickets for Atwater Craft Beer
  • 2019 Mega Medal Seriess finishers medal
  • Post race food
  • Live Results
  • Race photos
  • Live Motown music before and after the event

Economy Registration:

  • Growler Gallop Hoodie
  • 2 beer tickets for Atwater Craft Beer
  • Finisher’s medal
  • Post race food
  • Live Results
  • Race photos
  • Live Motown music before and after the event

Parking will be available in the lot at the end of Jos Campau at the Riverwalk or on any of the surrounding neighborhood roads. Please do not park on the course as it makes it unsafe for athletes. Roads that will not be available for parking are Franklin between Chene and Adair and Joseph Campau, Adair, and Mt Elliot south of Jefferson.

Click here to see the parking map

NOTE: Please leave extra time to park, and make your way to the starting line. The race is not responsible for any valuables you leave in your vehicle. Please make sure that you secure your belongings and keep them out of site for safety. 

Race Contact Info

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  • Both the Growler Gallop Ten Miler and 5K will be chip timed and gun timed by Trivium Racing.  Overall awards will be based on GUN TIME, age group awards will be based on chip time. .
  • Finishers medals will be given to all finishers of the 10 Miler and 5K event.
  • Cash prize awards to the top 3 overall male and female finishers in the 10 Miler Distance
    • $150 -1st place, $100 – 2nd place, $75 – 3rd place.
  • Kegs for top male and female in the 10 Mile
  • Awards to the top 3 males and females in the following age groups in each race: 20 and under, 21-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
    • 1st place in age groups: A growler of Atwater’s finest beer! (under 21 awards will vary)
    • 2nd and 3rd place in age group: Unique local and/or beer-related prizes!

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