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Event Details:  2018 Summa Health Medina Half Marathon & 5K

Date: Saturday, May 26, 2018

Time: 6:45 AM Start (Half Marathon)  7:00 Am: 5K Race


Event starts and finishes on the Historic Medina Square. The course runs through our beautiful rolling city, around the crushed gravel trail of Lake Medina, a brief section of grass and then through scenic neighborhoods. Runners can choose from the Half-Marathon or 5K race. The event will be part of the Ohio Challenge Series and is being held by the Medina County Road Runners. Water Stops, Sports Drink & gels available to all runners, along with food and fun at finish line! All runners will receive a gender specific tech shirt.


Friday, May 25, 2018  2PM -8:00 PM

Summa Health Medina Medical Center  3780 Medina Rd, Medina, OH 44256

Day of Race Pick up

We do not offer day of race pick up.  Runners & walkers may have friends or family pick up bibs for them at the expo.


100% of the funds raised for our event go back to LOCAL charities.

Registration & Entry Fees

Half Marathon is limited to 1,000 runners with 100 Relay Teams!
Register by May 15th to guarantee a shirt.
Extra shirts will be available, first come first serve basis at the finish line.

Half Marathon

Race Time:  6:45 AM

Register for 2018 HERE

REGISTER by 5.15 to guarantee a shirt!

Race:  Saturday, May 26, 2018 (Memorial Day Weekend)

Price:   $35 on expo day, $35 through May 29, 2017

$45 through November 1

$50 through 12/31

$60 through 4/1

$65 after 4/2

Participant Cap:  1000

Time Limit:  3 Hours 20 Minutes.

Walkers are welcome!  Competitive Walking Division has been added.

If below this pace at the 10K, runners may be asked to continue on the sidewalk.  Our course is primarily residential so you will still be safe to run/walk.  We wait at the finish line for all runners to finish, but our course will begin closing for our police to return to work and our volunteers to begin clean up.



5K Run

Race Time:  7AM

$20 by 02/20/2018
$25 by 05/25/2018
$30 after 5/24/2018
REGISTER BY MAY 15th to guarantee a shirt!

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