12th running of The Brooksie Way arrives in Oakland County on Sunday, September 22, 2019 Start Finish lines in the Meadow Brook Music Ampitheatre grounds on the campus of Oakland University.

The McLaren Brooksie Way Half Marathon is one of Oakland County’s premier quality of life events. County Executive L. Brooks Patterson began the Brooksie Way races to promote Oakland County and encourage people to become more physically active. Support from McLaren for the Brooksie Way Half Marathon helps make the event and its related activities possible - Register Now.


The Brooksie Way Kids Race is Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Future Brooksie runners and walkers are able to get the same race experience as Mom and Dad. Races are for all ages and abilities and include a t-shirt, medal and finish line food.​ The Kids Race takes place at the Brooksie start/finish lines.


Multiple Training Programs Available

The Brooksie Way has a proven method of establishing groups of runners and walkers with similar paces and abilities.  Each group is led by trained group leaders following an established calendar - Register Now.