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Partners & PLaces

Whether you are beginning or have been running for years, join our training partners to fine tune your training.


Training Partners

Akron Marathon Training 101 (YMCA)

Throughout this training program, you will have the opportunity to attend workshops that will inform you on proper shoe fitting, nutrition, and injury prevention. These workshops will provide you with the knowledge you need to enhance your training and racing experience. The pre- and post-training fitness assessments will show how all your hard work impacted your health and fitness. In addition, there will be training runs supported by the Akron Marathon and key races to help prepare you for running 26.2 miles or 13.1 miles along the Blue Line. For more information about the Akron Marathon Training 101 program please visit your local Akron Area YMCA.

Northeast Ohio Fit 

Whether you are a couch-potato, walker, casual jogger, or marathon veteran, this marathon training program is the most enjoyable, most inspiring, and most efficient way to get in the best shape of your life.  Upon joining, you will receive day-by-day training schedules, Saturday morning group runs, access to trained coaches, informational seminars and a NEO Fit marathon training t-shirt as well as a discounted race entry.  NEO Fit meets in Brecksville to run in the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley National Park, which is centrally located between Cleveland and Akron. Our members come from all over Northeast Ohio. For more information about NEO Fit please visit www.neohiofit.com.

 


Places to train

Enjoy your runs with a local running group or check out the scenic beauty of nearby trails.

Group Run Opportunities

 Places to Train