Both elite athletes and amateurs will appreciate the newest Frankenmuth Road Race. The Brückeläufe is German for Bridge Race. The half marathon distance is an ideal prep race for any marathon while the rolling 5K course offers a scenic fall tour through a German-inspired village. The Brückeläufe is a USATF-certified event that begins and ends in Heritage Park in downtown Frankenmuth.
Bridge History & Info
The half marathon crosses 13 bridges in its 13.1 miles. Most notable are the Holz Brücke, a 239-foot wooden covered bridge; the 1904 Gugel Bridge; and the 1907 iron trestle Black Bridge.