Team JDRF – Detroit Free Press Marathon

October 13 - 15, 2023, Detroit, MI
12:00 am

JDRF is an official charity partner of the 2023 Detroit Free Press Marathon. Here is your opportunity to go the distance to create a world without type 1 diabetes.

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Team JDRF participants join in on the fun of the Detroit Free Press Marathon through miles, medals, and most importantly moments!  This is your moment to fundraise and help turn type one into type none! As a Team JDRF participant, we’re committed to supporting you before and throughout the race weekend.

Team JDRF is pleased to offer a variety of packages designed for all skill levels!

When you join Team JDRF at any package level you will receive:

  • Detroit Free Press finisher medal
  • Detroit Free Press long-sleeve technical shirt
  • Team JDRF performance t-shirt*
  • Team JDRF race day singlet*
  • Training support
  • Personal fundraising page and one on one fundraising support
  • And much more!

Detroit Free Press Marathon or Disabilities Division

  • Minimum Fundraising: $750

Detroit Free Press International Half Marathon or US Only Half Marathon

  • Minimum Fundraising: $650

Detroit Free Press Marathon Relay

  • Minimum Fundraising: $2,250
  • The minimum fundraising amount will be divided between the member of the relay team. For example, if you have 5 runners, each runner is required to earn $450.

Detroit Free Press 5K

  • Minimum Fundraising: $450

Detroit Free Press Competitive 1 Mile

  • Minimum Fundraising: $350

Meijer Kids Fun Run

  • Minimum Fundraising: $250

The Supreme Motor City Challenge (1 Mile + 5K + Marathon)

  • Minimum Fundraising: $1,500

The Wonder Motor City Challenge (1 Mile + 5K + International Half-Marathon)

  • Minimum Fundraising: $1,400

The Temptation Motor City Challenge (1 Mile + 5K)

  • Minimum Fundraising: $750

Registration Fee is $50 for any entry and applies to your fundraising minimum.*

Detroit Free Press Marathon Supporter: Fundraise Your Way!

Already have your race entry that you secured through the Detroit Free Press Marathon? You can register as a Team JDRF Supporter with no fundraising minimum. All Team JDRF participants will receive a Team JDRF running bib that you can be personalized with who you run for. It’s that easy, after that you can earn other Team JDRF swag and race weekend benefits.


Detroit, MI

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Lia Benn
248-936-1291 |

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