TCTC Events

Traverse City Track Club hosts eight events each year. 

Bayshore Marathon, Half Marathon, & 10K - is TCTC’s longest running event having its inaugural marathon race in 1983.   The Half Marathon was added in 2007.  This event is always Memorial Day weekend.

Frozen Foot Race – A 5 mile run along residential streets.  This race has a long standing history with its first year in 1987.  Always held the 2nd week of January.

Northwest Michigan Girls on the Run – This school based program covers 8 counties where 3rd, 4th, & 5th grade girls participate in a curriculum, which culminates in a 5K run on Memorial Day weekend.  6th, 7th & 8th grade girls continue with Girls on Track.

Race Walking Clinic -  Learn to race walk. All levels of walkers welcome!  Held at Traverse City Central High School. 1 Hour of lecture followed by 2 hours on the track. Also includes a follow-up technique assessment. Led by Jeane Jeffrey from Highland, MI. An experienced race walking expert.

Summer Series -  A ten week running/walking series of timed events with varying distances takes place every Wednesday from mid-June to mid-August.  

Remembrance Run – started in 1994, as a fund raiser for the local Women’s Cancer Fund.  This 5K run/walk on trails near Traverse City is an event you won’t want to miss.

Lighthouse Half Marathon – This Fall Half Marathon was first run in 2012, and offers a variety of trail, dirt road, and asphalt surfaces for the course.  One of its clai ms to fame are the awesome views.

Jingle Bell Run 5K – 2007 was the first annual 5K run through the streets of downtown Traverse City, in the evening when holiday lights are the prettiest.  This is a low cost, charitable event, considered one of TC Track Club’s gifts to the community.

 

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Traverse City Track Club  •  P.O. Box 4026  •  Traverse City, MI 49685-4026