FIRSTENERGY AKRON MARATHON,HALF MARATHON & TEAM RELAY
This event follows the same course as the marathon, but breaks down the distance into five legs. Team members must pass a slap bracelet to one another at each relay exchange zone. Team members can join the Finisher Festival on-field at Canal Park Stadium to celebrate as their final team member crosses the finish line!
|Relay Leg||Distance in Miles||Start Location|
|1st||7.6||Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens|
Top 3 overall teams in following divisions:
|Open Men||Masters Men|
|Open Women||Masters Women|
|Open Co-Ed||Masters Co-Ed|
*For the team relay division at The Akron Marathon in September, where no prize money is involved, participants can only win one award. Overall placements are weighted more heavily than Master’s placements, therefore if you are a team of Master’s Runners who place in the top three overall, you will be awarded as such.