FIRSTENERGY AKRON MARATHON, HALF MARATHON & TEAM RELAY

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! Click here to read the Team Relay Final Instructions for all your race day questions.

Have a change to your relay team?  No worries. Simply download and complete our Relay Exchange Form and email us the completed form. All relay changes before September 17th are at no cost. After September 17th, you must complete the form and bring it to Health & Fitness Expo where there will be a $10.00 charge per change. 

Relay Distances:

Relay Leg Distance in Miles Start Location
1st 5.8 Start Line – 217 S. High St.
2nd 6.2 John S. Knight Center – 22 S. Broadway St.
3rd 5.3 Intersection of Selle & S. High- 419 S. High St.
4th 4.0 Firestone High School – 1545 Fairfax Rd.
5th 4.9 Hardesty Park – 1461 Alton Dr.