2023 Detroit, MI

9/11 Heroes Run

09 - Sep - 2023


In-Person Registration

Join us on September 9 at 9:00 AM at Belle Isle for the 2023 Detroit, MI 9/11 Heroes Run.

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The 9/11 Heroes Run unites communities internationally with the goal to never forget the sacrifices of the heroes of September 11th and the wars since: veteran, first responder, civilian and military.

Join us to raise awareness and honor the fallen.



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2023 Silver Level Sponsors

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Race Details

  • Additional Race Details
    • Date: Saturday, September 9th, 2023

    • Address: Belle Isle Park, Sunset Dr, Detroit, MI 48207. The bridge to enter Belle Isle Park is located at the intersection of Jefferson Ave and East Grand Blvd. 

      • Suggested Parking - James Scott Memorial Fountain-parking lot

      • *Please note - Vehicles entering the island require a recreation passport ($12 annual pass for Michigan residents grants access to all MI State Parks.) Passengers, pedestrians, bicyclists, and transit riders do not require a passport. 

    • Packet Pickup/Race Area - will be on Race Day, field near James Scott Memorial Fountain

    • **If you are a registered volunteer, please arrive by 6:30am, you will receive your assignment for the morning. A separate email to volunteers will go out week before the race. 

    • Please check out the attached course maps for 5k and 1 mile

    1 Mile Race Route Belle Isle    Belle Isle Park.5K Route 1 11024 1

    • Race Day Schedule 

      • 7 am-9:00 am: Packet Pick Up and Walk-Up Registration

      • 8:30 am: Opening Ceremony - 

        • Speakers

      • 8:55 am: National Anthem

      • 9 am: 5k and 1 mile starts (this includes GORUCK participants)

      • 10:15 am: Awards Ceremony



    Travis Manion Foundation is proud to partner with GORUCK again in 2023, bringing rucking divisions to every 9/11 Heroes Run. Rucking is a sport grounded in Special Forces Training in which participants carry weighted rucksacks. All participants registered for the GORUCK division will receive this year's exclusive TMF GORUCK patch. Please read the rules and requirements carefully as they have changed since last year. Learn more about GORUCK here.

  • Race Results and Photos
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