Registration

The second Cleveland Half Marathon & 5k will take place on Saturday, May 12, 2018.

You can register online using the link below or register in store at Terra Running Company. REGISTER ONLINE HERE.

Registration Fee:

Through 9/31: $

10/1-11/30: $

12/1-2/15: $

2/16/-4/31: $

5/1-5/11: $


Packet Pick Up

Registered participants can pick up their race packets, shirts, and bib numbers on Friday, May 11, 2018, at Terra Running Company or race morning in downtown Cleveland from 6-6:30 am. The address of the start and finish line is 155 N. Ocoee St, Cleveland, TN 37311. Packet pickup ends at 6:30am race morning. We highly encourage all participants to please arrive before 6:30am!


Safety

Due to the nature of a running race, participants are strongly discouraged from using headphones during the Cleveland Half Marathon and 5k. Dogs, bikes, skateboards, and jogging strollers are not permitted in the race. It is your responsibility to be aware of your surroundings at all times.


Timing

 

It's not as big as the New York City Marathon, but we will be using the same timing technology. The race will be chip timed using state of the art Chronotrack chips and equipment. Results will be provided immediately after the race online, and if opted in, will be provided live throughout text message.


Awards

 

Awards will be given to the overall male and female winners of both the Half Marathon and 5k. Awards will also be given to the top three finishers, male and female, in the following age groups for the Half Marathon: 19 & under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over. Awards will be given to the top three finishers, male and female, in the following age groups for the 5k: 10 and under, 11-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over. Awards winners will be based on gun time.

2018 awards are in the works, but check out the awesome finisher and agegroup awards from 2017 pictured below!

The 2017 finisher medal. All 5k and half marathon finishers will receive an awesome finisher medal!

The 2017 finisher medal. All 5k and half marathon finishers will receive an awesome finisher medal!

The 2017 plaques. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in 5 year age groups in the half marathon and 5k will earn a custom age group award plaque!

The 2017 plaques. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in 5 year age groups in the half marathon and 5k will earn a custom age group award plaque!


Nutrition

 

Runners will pass an aid station 6 times on the half marathon course and once on the 5k course.

Mile 2.2 (Woolen Mill): Water Only (also mile 2.2 of the 5k)

Mile 4.5, 6.2, 10, and 12: (Historic Downtown and Greenway) Water and Electrolyte Drink

Mile 7.9 (CFA and Keith St): Water and Gel

Gel will provided at mile 7.9 on the half marathon course. 4 aid stations (miles 4.5, 6.2, 10, and 12) will supply runners with electrolyte drink. All aid stations will have water.

 
 

Race Day Schedule

 

Saturday, May 13, 2017

6-6:30 AM: Race day packet pick up

7:00 AM: Half Marathon start

7:05 AM: 5k start

7:30-10:30 AM: Post Race festival in downtown Cleveland


Fundraising

 

If you want to use the power of running to make a difference in the life of a local girl, join SoleMates, the adult charity running program of Girls on the Run. Men and women who are running the Cleveland Half Marathon & 5k can commit to raise $150 - a FULL scholarship for a GOTR girl - and will receive awesome benefits, including SoleMates fundraising materials, a goodie bag, race day goodies, a SoleMates tech shirt, and access to the Cleveland Half Marathon VIP tent at the finish of the race! For more information, contact Merica Stum, GOTR Council Director at merica.stum@girlsontherun.org.