Awards & Scoring

Do you have what it takes to become the Akron Children's Hospital Akron Marathon Race Series champion?


 

Awards

Top three overall men/women as well as top three masters men/women will receive awards in the 8k & 1-mile events. Age group awards will be given to the top three men/women in each age group of the 8k only.

Age Groups are as follows:  19 and Under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70+.   You can only win one award (i.e. Overall Winners are not eligible for Age Group Awards)

*Please note: 1-mile participants are not eligible for Age Group Awards

 

8K Event Records

  • Men’s Open 8K – Bobby Moldovan – 24:57 (2017)
  • Women’s Open 8K – Becki Spellman– 29:30 (2017)
  • Men’s Masters 8K – Damon Blackford – 29:39 (2015)
  • Women’s Masters 8K – Teresa Ferguson – 31:43 (2015)

1-Mile Event Records

  • Men’s Open 1-Mile – Andy Knapp – 4:31 (2015)
  • Women’s Open 1-Mile – Faye Hellman – 5:34 (2016)
  • Men’s Masters 1-Mile – Charles Novak – 4:49 (2015)
  • Women’s Masters 1-Mile – Michelle Farr – 5:51 (2015)

 

Series Scoring

Running the entire Akron Children's Hospital Akron Marathon Race Series?  You are eligible for Series awards, too! Whether you are running the 8k or 1-mile, you can earn points through participation and performance to compete for the title of "Series Champion". For more information, please visit the Series Scoring page.