Annual Brooksie Way Half Marathon in Rochester happening Sunday

Posted at 9:39 AM, Sep 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-25 09:39:05-04

The annual Brooksie Way Half Marathon is underway on the campus of Oakland University in Rochester.

The half marathon, 5K and fun run kicked off at 8 a.m. with staggered start times, and will end at Meadowbrook Music Festival at OU.

Channel 7 is one of the sponsors for the Brooksie Way, which was started by Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson to promote the county and encourage people to be physically active.

Proceeds from the event go to help support programs that encourage healthy and active lifestyle.

There are road closures throughout Rochester and Rochester Hills for the event. You can learn more at