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The 2017 Superhero 5k will be Sunday, October 22nd at Hudson Mills Metropark in Dexter! It will be an afternoon of spectacular fun as superheroes of all strengths, speeds and costumed attire soar across the finish line!

Be a hero for Girls on the Run!

The FIFTH annual Superhero 5k benefits the Girls on the Run of Southeastern Michigan scholarship program! Participants who raise or donate $160 or more for the Girls on the Run of Southeastern Michigan scholarship program will receive an exclusive, locally made Superhero cape!



Are you new to running or is this your first 5k? Join the Ann Arbor Running Company's Couch to Runner program!

No experience is required to join the program and all abilities are welcome. The 8-week program’s goal is to help walkers and runners complete a 5k. Program participants receive a discount on their Superhero 5k registration.  Learn more here!

The Superhero 5k

Date: October 22nd, 2017

Location: Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial Road, Dexter MI 48130

Event Schedule:

1:00 pm: Event day registration and packet pick-up opens

1:00 pm: Superhero costume contest check-in opens

2:00 pm: Kids' Dash (5 and under)

2:05 pm: 1 mile fun run

2:30 pm: 5k run/walk


 Girls on the Run Of Southeastern Michigan

Girls on the Run is a life-changing, after school program for girls in the 3rd through 8th grade. Our mission is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. Girls on the Run of Southeastern Michigan serves nearly 100 sites across Washtenaw, Livingston, Monroe, Lenawee and Jackson Counties.  Learn more and get involved at www.girlsontherunsemi.org!

2017 Superhero 5k Event Sponsors

We invite your business to be a Superhero 5k Event Sponsor!

Your logo could be here!  Contact Rhonda Fields, Development Coordinator of Girls on the Run of Southeastern Michigan at rhonda_at_girlsontherunsemi.org or (734) 712-5640 to learn about sponsorship levels for the event!