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2020 EVENT CANCELLED
DUE TO COVID

sprint, olympic, duathlon, aquabike, relay
Middleville, Michigan

The Dirty Mitten

*Due to the ongoing pandemic, the 2020 event has been cancelled. All participants will be deferred to the 2021 event happening late September 2021.

Forget pavement and skinny tires – get ready to ride gravel and run trails! Located in and around Camp Manitou-Lin in Middleville, Michigan, The Dirty Mitten triathlon consists of a calm lake swim, gravel bike ride, and a trail run in both Sprint and Olympic distances along with Duathlon, Aquabike, and Relay options.

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SWIM

off the shore of Old Lake Barlow

BIKE

on the gravel roads of Barry County

RUN

on the scenic trails of Camp Manitou-Lin

Dirty News

November 12, 2019 in Gravel, Triathlon

The Dirty Mitten Launches!

On Friday, November 15, John Mosey and Jon Conkling, the dynamic duo and newly appointed Race Directors behind Grand Rapids’ top endurance triathlons, Michigan Titanium and the Grand Rapids Triathlon, announced the launch of a…
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Courses

The Dirty Mitten is based out of Camp Manitou-Lin, in Middleville, Michigan, 30 miles south of Grand Rapids. The race begins with a swim in Barlow Lake followed by a bike ride on the gravel roads of Barry County. Finally, challenge yourself with a wooded run on the trails of Camp Manitou-Lin.

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Register

The Dirty Mitten registration is CLOSED

2020 registration is closed and the 2020 event cancelled due to the pandemic. Registration for 2021 will open late 2020 for the event occurring late September 2021.

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