MAKE THE ULTIMATE JOURNEY TO THE AKRON MARATHON
The Akron Marathon Race Series presented by Summa Health was designed to encourage participation for all fitness levels. With distances ranging from 1-mile to the marathon, pick the series combination that suits your goals. Running the series will be easy as you follow a typical training calendar to benchmark your way to our marquee September event!
Race Series Runner Premiums
In addition to all the runner premiums you receive from the individual races, runners participating in all three events of the Akron Marathon Race Series presented by Summa Health will:
- Earn a Special Race Series Medal after completing all three events
Get answers to your race series related questions and find out MORE on our Series Frequently Asked Questions!
NATIONAL INTERSTATE 8K & 1 MILE
Kick off the Akron Marathon Race Series presented by Summa Health with the National Interstate 1 Mile on Friday night! The 8k will be held on Saturday. Consider going for the challenge and run both events for a commemorative pint glass! The course highlights The University of Akron’s campus with a unique tour of downtown Akron.
|WHERE||University of Akron|
1 Mile – June 23, 2023
8k – June 24, 2023
1 Mile – 7:00 PM
8k – 7:30 AM
GOODYEAR HALF MARATHON & 10K
The Goodyear Half Marathon & 10k brings the iconic landmarks of Goodyear right under your feet for a unique and unforgettable racing experience. Set a personal record on Goodyear’s Proving Grounds before making your way past the company’s historic World Headquarters and campus.
|WHERE||Goodyear World Headquarters|
|WHEN||August 12, 2023|
|RACE START||6:30 AM|
FIRSTENERGY AKRON MARATHON, HALF MARATHON & TEAM RELAY
Our marquee event, the FirstEnergy Akron Marathon, Half Marathon, & Team Relay, never ceases to amaze as Akron’s best day and favorite annual tradition. Enjoy a big town marathon experience with a hometown feel as you travel through 13 uniquely Akron neighborhoods lined with local bands, course entertainment, and over 100,000 spectators.
|WHEN||September 30, 2023|
|RACE START||7:00 AM|