5k Runs in Akron

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    KSPT No More Falls 5K
    Sat 1st Jun
    Munroe Falls, OH, United States
    $25
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    KSPT No More Falls 5K

    Hawkins Roof & Exterior Cleaning, 234 Silver Valley Blvd, Munroe Falls, OH 44262, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Join us for our annual charity 5K run through Munroe Falls and the Bike and Hike trail. Runners and Walkers welcome.

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    The Hammy
    Sat 1st Jun
    $35
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    The Hammy

    112 E Main St, Kent, OH 44240, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Hometown Hero 5K is a unique event that kicks off a communal day honoring the life of Adam S. Hamilton, his sacrifice and those who have sacrificed for all of us. 100% of the proceeds benefit the Adam S. Hamilton Memorial & Athletic Scholarship Fund. Each year, two $10,000 scholarships are awarded to worthy Roosevelt High School seniors who have shown leadership in the classroom, on the playing fields and in the community. In addition to maintaining a 3.0 GPA and lettering in two sports. So what are you waiting for? Come make a difference in someone's life.

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    Live Well, Do Good 5K/1M
    Sun 2nd Jun
    Hudson, OH, United States
    $10
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    Live Well, Do Good 5K/1M

    206 Village View Rd, Hudson, OH 44236, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    A scenic race course that takes you through the historic Western Reserve Academy utilizing cross country trails. The trails are non-technical and very beginner friendly. Proceeds will be donated to The Childrens Center at Valley View. This preschool will be located in the Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority neighborhood in Akrons North Hill community. Starting in Jan of 2020, this preschool will provide families access to a quality preschool in an area where no other opportunities exist.

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    Rhino Rush 5K
    Sat 15th Jun
    Peninsula, OH, United States
    $35
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    Rhino Rush 5K

    1712 Main St, Peninsula, OH 44264, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    The Rhino Rush 5K is a fundraiser for rhino conservation efforts in Kenya and Southeast Asia. Funds raised at this event will join Bowling for Rhinos, the premier conservation fundraiser of the American Association of Zoo Keepers. Since 1991, Bowling for Rhinos has raised over 7 million dollars for rhino conservation. 100% of the profits from Bowling for Rhinos go to support the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy in Kenya, the International Rhino Foundation in Indonesia, and Action for Cheetahs in Kenya.

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    Run for Rwanda
    Sat 15th Jun
    Hudson, OH, United States
    $15 - $40
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    Run for Rwanda

    206 Village View Rd, Hudson, OH 44236, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Join us for a Hudson, Ohio run like no other! Run for Rwanda will take place Father's Day weekend. Lace up with Dad, and get ready to run on a beautiful trail through Hudson Springs Park, adjacent to Seton Catholic School. Loop around the 50-acre lake and catch glimpses of natural wildlife along the path. For the cheer squad, there are several great playgrounds right along the route to keep the kids busy during the race. A coffee truck will be on-site during and after the race for post-event hydration. This race will be like none other with local celebrities, a live DJ, and an after party. You can sign up to run, walk, or just donate to support this amazing cause. You do not have to run to be a part of Race Day!

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    Summa Health Medina Half Marathon & 5K
    Sat 25th May
    Medina, OH, United States
    $25 - $65
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    Summa Health Medina Half Marathon & 5K

    Medina, OH 44256, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    The event starts and finishes on the Historic Medina Square. The course runs through our beautiful city, around the crushed gravel trail of Lake Medina, through scenic neighborhoods and then runners head back up to the square. This race is being held by the Medina County Road Runners.

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    Miles 4 Myles Superhero Run –
    Sat 13th Jul
    $20
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    Miles 4 Myles Superhero Run –

    Al Lease Park, 1100 Denise Dr, Kent, OH 44240, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    We have decided to plan events this year that do not involve running. Last year, seeing Myles struggle to run his lap around the lake, broke our hearts. He is really into the 80's this year and we also have an amazing friend who is part of a wonderful group who have offered to fully sponsor a spaghetti dinner. We will always honor Myles as a superhero our focus goes to you, the superheros who help us support this cause and raise money for research that will help kiddos like Myles, to live longer, happier, and healthier lives.

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    StAR4Life 5K Run
    Sat 1st Jun
    Brunswick, OH, United States
    $20
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    StAR4Life 5K Run

    4340 Center Rd, Brunswick, OH 44212, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Join us for the 12th annual StAR4Life 5K and 1 mile run / walk on Saturday June 1! The event at Saint Ambrose Church Brunswick, OH will raise funds and awareness for Cancer research and Cancer care. We will come together to celebrate those who are fighting the battle and to remember our family and friends who have lost the battle. Our event will benefit three amazing organizations that provide much needed support to our community - the American Cancer Society, Holy Family Home and Collin Cares Cure Cancer.

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    Sophia’s Smile
    Sat 8th Jun
    Medina, OH, United States
    $15 - $25
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    Sophia’s Smile

    Buckeye Woods Park, 6335 Wedgewood Rd, Medina, OH 44256, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    This is the 5th annual 5k race in memory of my daughter, Sophia. She was a beautiful, energetic, loving, two year old little girl, who loved running with her four brothers.

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    Direction Up 5K
    Sat 22nd Jun
    £15 - £25
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    Direction Up 5K

    Solon Middle School, 6835 Som Center Rd, Solon, OH 44139, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Run, walk, jog or just have fun at the Direction Up 5k Run and 1 Mile Family Walk! This family-friendly event is designed to promote health, wellness and fitness, while inspiring great memories for you and the entire family.

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    Direction Up 5K
    Sat 22nd Jun
    $15
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    Direction Up 5K

    33445 Bainbridge Rd, Solon, OH 44139, USAView event
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    Run, walk, jog or just have fun at the First Annual Direction Up 5k Run and 1 Mile Family Walk! This family-friendly event is designed to promote health, wellness and fitness, while inspiring great memories for you and the entire family.

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    Kylie Rose’s Run
    Sun 25th Aug
    $15
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    Kylie Rose’s Run

    Copley High School, 3807 Ridgewood Rd, Akron, OH 44321, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Kylie Roses Run is celebrating its Annual 5K event. Kylie Rose Jacobs, at the age of five, was diagnosed with cancer on January 6, 2015 and has since been treated at Akron Childrens Hospital. This years race proceeds will benefit Akron Childrens Hospital Childhood Blood and Cancer Fund. The Childhood Blood and Cancer Fund supports patients, their families, research, treatment, supplies, and any/all needs for the entire department.

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    SJB Run with Me 5K & 1 Mile Walk
    Sat 15th Jun
    Parma Heights, OH, United States
    $10 - $20
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    SJB Run with Me 5K & 1 Mile Walk

    6480 Pearl Rd, Parma Heights, OH 44130, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Please join the St. John Bosco Parish community for the Annual Run with Me 5K & 1 Mile Walk! Beautiful 5K & 1 Mile routes that wind along Big Creek Parkway on the MetroParks path.

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    Mayor Alai's 5K
    Sun 14th Jul
    Broadview Heights, OH, United States
    $15
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    Mayor Alai's 5K

    9238 Broadview Rd, Broadview Heights, OH 44147, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Broadview Heights Mayor Alai's 5K & 1 Mile Walk/Run & Community Pancake Breakfast. This is a special event for the whole family in conjunction with the Broadview Heights "Home Days on the Green" and benefits Broadview Heights Youth Sports.

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    D'Light Run
    Sat 25th May
    Cleveland Heights, OH, United States
    $10 - $20
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    D'Light Run

    Lydia Glaude, PHD, 3486 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    All proceeds benefit the Demetrius Cameron-Lee Smith Scholarship fund at the Cleveland Montessori School. To date, race proceeds have provided over $12,000 in scholarship to students at Cleveland Montessori.

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    Terrain Race – Cleveland – FREE
    Sat 15th Jun
    Middleburg Heights, OH, United States
    $40
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    Terrain Race – Cleveland – FREE

    Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds, 19201 E. Bagley Road, Middleburg Heights, OH 44130, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Our obstacle course races let you conquer obstacles and mud as yourself. You're the true hero at the terrain race finish line.

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    St. Mark Run for the Arts 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run
    Sat 1st Jun
    $15
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    St. Mark Run for the Arts 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run

    Maplw heights, 2 W Roadway, Cleveland, OH 44113, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Please join the St. Mark Parish community for the 18th annual Run for the Arts, Saturday June 1. Great family atmosphere, awesome kids fun run, and a 5K route through the beautiful streets of West Park.

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    Team Hope Walk/Run - Cleveland
    Sun 2nd Jun
    $25
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    Team Hope Walk/Run - Cleveland

    Maplw heights, 2 W Roadway, Cleveland, OH 44113, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Please join us for the Cleveland, OH Team Hope Walk & 5K on Sunday, June 2nd! Walk with us as we support the mission of HDSA to improve the lives of everyone with Huntingtons disease!

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    Dad's Day Run
    Sun 16th Jun
    Shaker Heights, OH, United States
    $20
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    Dad's Day Run

    20151 S Woodland Rd, Shaker Heights, OH 44122, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Join Family Connections for the Annual DadsDay Run. This race is for everyone, not just Dad, runners, walkers and strollers are encouraged. It features a beautiful 5 mile and a 1 mile course through Shaker Heights, which starts and ends at Shaker Family Center, 19824 Sussex Road.

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    Fat Little 5K & 1 Mile Walk
    Sat 8th Jun
    Cuyahoga County, OH, United States
    $25
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    Fat Little 5K & 1 Mile Walk

    Fat Little Buddies, 26906 Cook Rd, Olmsted Township, OH 44138, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Please join us for the 10th annual Fat Little 5K & 1 Mile Walk! Proceeds benefit the Alzheimer's Association.

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    Twins Days 5K
    Sun 4th Aug
    Twinsburg, OH, United States
    $25
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    Twins Days 5K

    Dodge Intermediate School, 10225 Ravenna Rd, Twinsburg, OH 44087, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    The Twins Days 5K run/walk will take place at Dodge Intermediate School, which is across the street from the festival site. This event intends to promote and enjoy fitness while raising money for a worthy cause.

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    Slavic Village Pierogi Dash
    Sun 9th Jun
    $25
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    Slavic Village Pierogi Dash

    Maplw heights, 2 W Roadway, Cleveland, OH 44113, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    The annual run brings athletes of all abilities together to support the Slavic Village neighborhood. As in previous years, participants are encouraged to celebrate the neighborhoods Slavic roots and live healthy active lifestyles by bringing together friends and family members to challenge themselves to complete the course.

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    German Family Society Lederhosen 5K
    Sat 7th Sep
    $20 - $25
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    German Family Society Lederhosen 5K

    112 E Main St, Kent, OH 44240, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Join us for the Lederhosen 5K, presented by the German Family Society!

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    Ohio City Run & Crawl
    Sat 15th Jun
    $10 - $25
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    Ohio City Run & Crawl

    Cleveland, OH, USAView event
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    From the organiser

    Run through historic Ohio City, then attend the after party and get your first beer on us! The Ohio City Run & Crawl has been a Cleveland tradition for over a decade, featuring a 5k and kids' fun run starting right in the heart of the district.

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    Solon Home Days 5K
    Sat 27th Jul
    $15 - $20
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    Solon Home Days 5K

    City of Solon Recreation Department, 35000 Portz Pkwy, Solon, OH 44139, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Solon Recreation Department is working on a refresh of Solon Home Days for this year. Our goal is to bring it back to the Solon Community by offering a family-friendly, fun filled weekend.

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    A Most Excellent Race
    Sun 23rd Jun
    Cleveland Heights, OH, United States
    $30
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    A Most Excellent Race

    Cleveland Heights, OH, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Proceeds support recreation programs for children and adults with disabilities at the Achievement Centers Camp Cheerful.

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    Race for Independence 5K
    Sat 3rd Aug
    $20
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    Race for Independence 5K

    Independence Civic Center, 6363 Selig Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44131, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    T-shirts guaranteed for the first 200 entrants (subject to availability after.) Refreshments for walkers and runners following the race. Proceeds to benefit Cornerstone of Hope

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    W.A.G.S. Wonder Run 5K
    Sat 3rd Aug
    $20 - $25
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    W.A.G.S. Wonder Run 5K

    Coe Lake, Coe Lake, Berea, OH 44017, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    This event is open to all whether you are a competitive runner, everyday runner or walker! Presented by Nature Stone to promote health and give visibility to W.A.G.S. 4 Kids and the incredible abilities of children living with challenges in their everyday lives. 100% of funds raised supports W.A.G.S. 4 Kids training programs & youth services.

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    Tunnel To Towers - Medina
    Sun 8th Sep
    Medina, OH, United States
    $10 - $30
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    Tunnel To Towers - Medina

    Medina, OH 44256, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Join us for the Tunnel To Towers 5K! All proceeds will benefit the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation and its programs.

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    B'nai B'rith Health Run
    Sun 28th Jul
    University Heights, OH, United States
    $10
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    B'nai B'rith Health Run

    University Heights, OH, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Scenic, police controlled course through University Hts. Timers at every mile. Ample water stops. Both races finish on Fenwick Road in front of Walter Stinson Community Park Fenwick Road entrance.. Both Races start on Saybrook Road near Walter Stinson Community Park Saybrook Road entrance.

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    Race With Grace
    Sun 15th Sep
    Medina, OH, United States
    $25
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    Race With Grace

    Medina, OH 44256, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    This year is our 15th year of racing, raising money, and relentlessly doing what we can to help those struggling with cancer. Looking back, last years Race with Grace was an overwhelming success. We were blessed with more than 1,400 participants, not to mention all of the volunteers and friends of the race who came out to support eachother. We're counting up the numbers, but we may have done it again this year! And thanks to Medina Hospital for continuing to provide the perfect venue.

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    West Shore Rotary Club Summerfest 5K
    Sat 27th Jul
    Fairview Park, OH, United States
    $25
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    West Shore Rotary Club Summerfest 5K

    22013 Lorain Rd, Fairview Park, OH 44126, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Summerfest 5k and 1-mile Fun Run. Hosted by the West Shore Rotary Club.

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    OutRun Ovarian Cancer
    Sat 3rd Aug
    $25
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    OutRun Ovarian Cancer

    E 9th St, Cleveland, OH, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    OutRun Ovarian Cancer or OROC is a volunteer-driven, nonprofit organization dedicated to raising ovarian cancer awareness and money for research and education. Founded in 2003, OROC events have generated funds allowing the group to donate more than $1,000,000 to ovarian cancer research and education in Northeast Ohio.

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    Glenville Heritage Run
    Sat 10th Aug
    $25
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    Glenville Heritage Run

    E 88th St, Cleveland, OH 44106, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Join us for the Annual 5K Glenville Heritage Run. The race will begin at Garden View Hills Park at E. 88th St. and St Clair Ave. & travel through the Glenville neighborhood and will finish as the Glenville Festival begins.

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    $20 - $55
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    S.O.U.L 5K

    13740 Pearl Rd, Cleveland, OH 44136, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The S.O.U.L Race, sponsored by our Health and Wellness Ministry, is a 5k Run-1-mile walk whose inaugural event was held on September 28, 2013. It exists to raise awareness within our community of healthy living and to offer to support local charities.

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    The Classic at Mastick
    Wed 14th Aug
    Fairview Park, OH, United States
    $5 - $25
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    The Classic at Mastick

    Fairview Park, OH, USAView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    We toe the line every year, and we could not be more excited. Over $210,000 has been raised since our beginning in 1992. We will be bringing back chip timing and instant results to all of our 5k participants.

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