Partners & PLaces

Whether you are beginning or have been running for years, learn more about fine tuning your training below.

Information and Registration Sessions

Have you ever thought about participating in the Akron Marathon or know someone who has been on the fence? Well, now is your chance to find out all you need to know about walking or running at one of the three Akron Marathon Information & Registration Nights. Events will include training and event information as well as registration incentives available to first timers. Each event will offer a different theme as scheduled below:


Session 1:  Beginners & Walkers

March 23, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m.

Acme Fresh Market-Akron / Community Room (1835 W. Market Street)

This session is perfect for those who are looking to become active but are not yet ready to run, those who have recently started an active lifestyle, and walkers.

Check out the schedule for the first session here!



Session 2: Becoming a Runner

April 19, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m.

Acme Fresh Market-Green / Community Room (3875 Massillon Rd.)

This session is ideal for those looking to start running and have their sights on signing up for their very first race.



Session 3: Run Your First Marathon

May 18, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m.

Acme Fresh Market-Montrose / Community Room (3979 Medina Rd.)

This session is designed for those who run on a regular basis and want to run their first marathon.



Places to train

Enjoy your runs with a local running group or check out the scenic beauty of nearby trails.

Group Run Opportunities

 Places to Train