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The Akron Marathon Is Now Three Times The Fun

Register now to make the ultimate journey to the Akron Marathon! Let the Rubber City Race Series be your guide as you tour all that Akron has to offer across our two new dates and the same great September event. All three events have limited space available, so sign up now to reserve your spot in the Series! The first 250 runners to sign up for all three races will receive a limited edition training shirt. Register now!

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Series Overview

The Akron Marathon is proud to announce the launch of the Rubber City Race Series for 2015. Featuring two new race dates, every event will include the same world-class treatment you’ve come to expect from the Akron Marathon over the past 12 years. Best of all, the series is designed to coincide with training benchmarks and will include cumulative scoring and incentives building up to our marquee September race!

Rubber City Race Series Runner Premiums

In addition to all of the runner premiums you receive from the individual races, runners participating in all three events of the Rubber City Race Series will:

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Get Thirsty

Location
InfoCision Stadium
Date
June 27, 2015
Cost
8k - $55
1m - $25

The kickoff of the inaugural Rubber City Race Series culminates with an on-field finish at InfoCision Stadium followed by the Thirsty Dog Blues & Brews Festival. Your journey to the Blue Line begins here.

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Burn Rubber

Location
East Akron
Date
August 15, 2015
Cost
Half - $75
10k - $55

Get Ready, Get Set and Burn Rubber! An event so steeped in the history of Akron, you'll be bouncing down this course with Rubber City pride. After you cross the finish line you will enjoy a spread of Akron's most iconic foods as you celebrate your victory!

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Dream Blue

Location
Downtown Akron
Date
September 26, 2015
Cost
Full - $85
Half - $70
Relay - $36

The day you’ve been training for is finally here. Every early morning, every hill, every blister has led you to the highlight event of the series. We bet the reality is better than the dream.

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