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

Kids Fun Run

Bring the entire family and join us for the Kids Fun Run. This free, non-competitive 1-mile race for children 14 and younger is intended to teach them that exercise can be rewarding and fun. This year’s event will be a wonderful family celebration and an experience you won't want to miss! 



NEW Event Location & Time

Friday, September 25, 2015

Start Location:  Lock 3 Park

Check In & Pre-race Activities:  5pm

Race Start Time:  6:30 pm

Course:  Downtown Akron; Lock 3 Park and Vicinity

Finish Location:  Lock 3 Park


Race Premiums

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All children participating in the Kids Fun Run will receive:



Featuring an all-new course, the Kids Fun Run will prove to be a fun event for the whole family! 

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Final Instructions

Check out everything you need to know about the race in the Kids Fun Run Final Instructions!



The Kids Fun Run is FREE to all participants. To register, simply choose the Kids Fun Run option under the Akron Marathon event and complete the form.

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