RACE SERIES

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
  • Be rewarded with a commemorative Race Series gift

Questions?

Get answers to your race series related questions and find out MORE on our Series Frequently Asked Questions!

NATIONAL INTERSTATE 8K & 1 MILE

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, and the course highlights The University of Akron’s campus with a unique tour of downtown Akron. 

WHERE University of Akron
WHEN

1 Mile – June 24, 2022

8k – June 25, 2022

RACE START

1 Mile – 7:00 PM

8k – 7:30 AM

GOODYEAR HALF MARATHON & 10K

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, which is back as the Start Line, before making your way past the company’s historic World Headquarters and campus. 

WHERE Goodyear World Headquarters
WHEN August 13, 2022
RACE START 6:30 AM
FIRSTENERGY AKRON MARATHON, HALF MARATHON & TEAM RELAY

FIRSTENERGY AKRON MARATHON, HALF MARATHON & TEAM RELAY

Our marquee event, the FirstEnergy Akron Marathon, Half Marathon, & Team Relay, never ceases to amaze! Join us for our 20th running! You won’t want to miss it!

WHERE Downtown Akron
WHEN September 24, 2022
RACE START 7:00 AM