Thanks to everyone who was apart of making our race series a success this past year • The Rubber City Race Series is now the Akron Children's Hospital Akron Marathon Race Series • FirstEnergy Corporation is the new title sponsor of our marquee September event • Follow us on social media for the most up to date information on our race series


Help us craft a world-class experience for our runners by volunteering your time and talents!

Volunteers are essential to the success of our event. They are vital in providing a safe, organized, and fun race. As a volunteer for the Akron Marathon Rubber City Race Series, 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!


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Choose your position to help make each event of the Akron Marathon Rubber City Race Series a world-class event!

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Volunteer Benefits

Minimum Age to Volunteer – 14 years old on Race Day

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