Decades Dash

Detroit Decades Dash


Saturday September 30, 2017 

5k Run/Walk @ 10:00 am

AND Family Fun Run @ 9:30 am


Register Online!

Download the form and mail it in.

Decades Dash


University of Detroit Mercy Fitness Center, 4001 W. McNichols Rd, 48221-3038
The course begins and ends on the University of Detroit Campus - travels through the neighbor-hood north of campus

Packet Pick Up - September 29th @ 4-9 pm and on race morning (9-30) @ 7-8 am

Registration includes:

  • Dry Fit Preformance Shirt,*
  • Post race food and drinks,
  • Custom Finishers Medal*
  • plus awards to overall winners & a ribbon to all Fun Runners.

*Shirts and Finishers Medal only while supplies last for registrations through 9/22

RACE THEME 1970's 
We encourage you to wear a 1970's costume. Prize money goes to best Male $100 and best Female $100 and $300 to best group (must include 3 or more in your group)

9:30 a.m. — Fun Run
10 a.m. — 5K 

Register online today!

Race Course

Fun Run Course

Fun Run Course

5K Course

5k Race course

5K Turn by Turn: 

Start on road directly east of the fountain, on south side of Chemistry Bldg. Road curves left (north) and merges into main entrance road.

  • Turn right at McNichols Rd
  • Turn left at Oak Dr.
  • Turn left at Santa Clara St.
  • Turn right at Warrington Dr.
  • Turn right at Margareta Dr.
  • Turn right at Muirland St.
  • Turn right at Santa Clara St.
  • Turn left at Fairfield St.
  • Turn right into campus gate just before Florence St. -At end of Florence St, keep to right side, and transition onto sidewalk.
  • Turn right (north) on sidewalk at next roadway.
  • Turn right at Gardella Honors House.
  • Turn left (north) at 2nd intersection, going behind Commerce & Finance Bldg.
  • Turn right onto road at north end of C & F Bldg.
  • Turn Right at main road.
  • Road turns right around east and south sides of Chemistry Bldg to Finish Line.