Volunteers are essential to the success of our event. Help us craft a world-class experience for our runners by volunteering your time and talents!

As a volunteer for the Akron Marathon Race Series presented by Summa Health, you will have the opportunity to make a significant contribution to your community, to meet new people, to share your skills and talents, and to help make our races successful world-class events for runners, their families, the spectators, and for the City of Akron. We are looking for groups as well as individuals to help make our events a success!


Please note that by volunteering for any Akron Marathon Race Series event, you are agreeing to the Akron Marathon Race Series Rules and Policies.

Are you part of a band or a DJ who would like to perform along the course of one of our events? Please email Katie Riley or call the marathon office at (330) 434-2786.

Volunteer Benefits

  • Commemorative Volunteer T-Shirt
  • Commemorative Gift
  • Satisfaction in knowing that you helped create world-class events in your community!

Minimum Age to Volunteer – 12 years old on Race Day

If you would like additional information, please email Katie Riley or call the marathon office at (330) 434-2786.