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@CJYooper

Marquette, MI Raving since 2019 active 1 year ago

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Race Distance Location Date Result My Raves My Performance
Marathon Detroit, MI Oct 19, 2019

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I ran this race two years ago and the production was just so much better this year. The post-race area was really well organized and run. The aid-stations were well-stocked … MORE

I ran this race two years ago and the production was just so much better this year. The post-race area was really well organized and run. The aid-stations were well-stocked and the swag was much improved with great looking medals. The first-time pre-race party was also nicely done and i suspect will only continue to improve.

Honestly, this is a terrific race course. There are probably few more amazing views on any course in the country that compare to sunrise over the Detroit River as you cross the Ambassador Bridge. Running in a foreign country and then coming back via the only underwater mile is also pretty interesting. The course is actually pretty technically challenging and between the bridge, tunnel and all the turns on the first half, it isn’t easy to save fuel for the second half, which is really the easier and prettier half of the race. A negative split strategy isn’t a bad idea.

I don’t typically like to race the same course multiple times, but I’ll be back for more in the Motor City……

DIFFICULTY
4
PRODUCTION
4
SCENERY
5
SWAG
4

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