Towpath Half Marathon + 3 and 5 Miler

  • Running : 5 Miles Run :
  • Running : Half Marathon Run :
  • Running : 3 Mile Run :

Race Date: Sunday, April 9, 2017


Location: Half Marathon

Address: E. 49th Street (half & 3 milers) Lower Harvard/Jennings Rd (5 Milers)

City: Cuyahoga Hts

State/Terr: Ohio

Zip: 44125

Country: USA


 _ 2017 Towpath Half Marathon:

Canalway Partners will be hosting the Towpath Half Marathon, 3 and 5-miler on Sunday, April 9th  2017 at 8:00am in the area surrounding Steelyard Commons and Lower Harvard.

All proceeds from the event benefit Canalway Partners , an organization that has been actively developing and participating in a variety of events and projects to preserve, promote and educate the public about the area surrounding one of Northeast Ohio’s most valuable resources – our park system along the Ohio Canal. To learn more about Canalway Partners, visit their website at

Event Schedule

Wednesday April 5 and  Thursday April 6 at local Fleet Feet Stores (Northfield, Pepper Pike, Westlake and Strongsville) 
10:00 am - 7:00 pm - Packet pickup locations available on our website

Sunday, April 9
6:00 am - 7:00 am - Day-of Registration and packet pick-up near the start lines for each race division. We encourage partcipants to pick up their race packet prior as we have limited volunteer help the morning of the race.

7:00 am - Half Marathon Walkers start.
7:30 am - Roads Close

7:30 am - 5-Miler Walkers start
8:00 am - Half Marathon and 3 mile runner begin
8:00 am - 5-Mile runners begin
9:15 am - Award ceremony begins and continues at regular intervals
11:00 am - Course closes

5 MILER:  Please look for Towpath Parking signs (yellow signs, red letters) and volunteers in neon vests. Shuttles will be available to shuttle runners to the 5 Mile start line and back to parking after the race.  Look for BUS STOP signs and volunteers in neon colored vests directing traffic into available lots. Parking available on Harvard Ave at the RTA lot.    

  Park in lots adjacent to East 49 Street. Lots will be marked with signs indicating "Parking" - runners will shuttled back to their cars from the intersection of Jennings Rd. and Harvard Ave. starting at 9:00 am.

Other Info:
• 2017 race registration is open.

Registration Information.

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