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Run to the Beach Half Marathon, 5k and Relays for Portage Lakes Fireworks

Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 9:00 AM (EDT)
Portage Lakes State Park 5031 Manchester Rd. AkronOH  44319
Saturday, April 20, 2013 @ 9:00 AM (EDT)
Portage Lakes State Park 5031 Manchester Rd. AkronOH  44319

About This Activity

Portage Lakes Fireworks RUN TO THE BEACH Half Marathon, 5k and Relays is April 20, 2013 at 9 a.m. Course is run around Portage Lakes State Park and in the Cities of Green and New Franklin. It winds around many of the Portage Lakes and Nimisila Reservoir, with a large portion of the course waterfront. And it ends on the beach.
Packet pickup

April 19th, 4 - 8 PM at Dano's Lakeside Pub 3910 South Main St. Akron, OH 44319. Packet pickup also race Day Morning (April 20st), 6:45 AM - 8:30 AM at Event Site

This is an Ohio Challenge Series event. Race is run primarily on roads with some flat beautiful waterfront and ends on the beach at Portage Lakes State Park. Awards for top five overall male and female half marathoners and 5k runners and top three overall relay teams in coed, male and female categories. There are also masters and grand masters overall awards. Age category awards are for the top three in the following age groups: Half: 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over. 5K Run: 11 and under, 12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over. Walkers: Top 10 in each gender. Half marathon preregistrants until 3/38 will receive jackets and relayers and 5k participants get men's or women's technical t-shirts. Commemorative medals will be provided to all finishing half marathoners and relayers. Great big goodie bag. Proceeds benefit the Portage Lakes Fireworks, the largest privately funded fireworks in Ohio. Contact Sean Fremon (330) 351-2525, portagelakes@yahoo.com; or Dan Mundy at (330) 645-0880, dano@portagelakes.com; or Sabrina Donatelli, srdonatelli@gmail.com. Packet Pick-Up April 20th, 4 - 8 PM at Dano's Lakeside Pub 3910 South Main St. Akron, OH 44319 Race Day Morning (April 20), 6:45 AM - 8:30 AM at Event Site
Additional Date Information
9 a.m.
Fees
45 for half, 25 for 5k, 90 for relay until 12/29

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Portage Lakes State Park 5031 Manchester Rd. AkronOH  44319
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