The M-22 Challenge : bike – run – paddle : Are you up to the Challenge?
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Seventh Annual M-22 Challenge - 8AM Saturday, June 13, 2015 - Glen Arbor, MI

M22 Challenge is proud to announce North Peak Brewing Company as our 2014 presenting sponsor!


GIVING BACK - M22 and the M22 Challenge have donated a portion of proceeds to the Leelanau Conservancy from day one. Be proud to know with every entry fee money is being used to keep our beautiful area protected.

CLICK HERE to read what some of the athletes had to say about past events.



Be prepared for LOTS of traffic and long lines to park the morning of the event. All competitors and spectators are asked to park in downtown Glen Arbor and use provided shuttle service, or park either the “Dune Climb” parking lot, the “North” lot, or the “South” lot – no parking is allowed at the […]

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Course 1- Run

2014 M22 Challenge Run Portion: 2.5 miles The event will commence with the running portion. We will once again begin with a shotgun start in the south-bound lane of M-109. Athletes will pass through the starting line and continue into the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Competitors will then face an approximately 100 yard climb […]

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Course 2- Bike

2014 M22 Challenge Bike Portion: 17 miles Once athletes complete the run portion of the event, they will enter the south end of the transition area to gear up for the 17 mile bike ride. There will be a designated area where competitors can mount their bike and head straight north on M-109. This road […]

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Course 3- Paddle

  2014 M22 Challenge Paddle Portion: 2.5 miles Once athletes finish with the biking portion, they will pass through the staging area, pick up their paddle craft, and launch into the water for a 2.5mile paddle. The course begins by heading directly south to a designated point. Athletes will make a left-hand turn around a buoy […]

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