Race Info

Susan G. Komen-Akron Race For The Cure Sunday, August 2nd

08-02-2015

Akron Race for the Cure
August 2, 2015
Firestone Stadium and Firestone Country Club

Why participate in this race?

• One in eight women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime.
• Because every minute, somewhere in the world, someone dies from breast cancer.
• And because, breast cancer knows no boundaries- be it age, gender, socio-economic status or geographic location.
• We continue to Race because at the current rate, 13 million breast cancer deaths around the world will occur in the next 25 years.
• Please join us in this continuing fight by running, walking or making a donation, click on the Register Now button at the bottom of this page!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Event times are subject to change.

6:30am Registration Opens at Firestone Stadium
8:00am Kids Dash at Firestone Stadium
8:10am Team Awards at Firestone Stadium
8:30am 5K Race / Walk
10:15am Survivor Ceremony at Firestone Country Club
11:00am After Party
12Noon Wrap Up

PARKING

All participants must park at:
Firestone Stadium
1575 Firestone Parkway
Akron, OH  44301
There is no parking available at Firestone Country Club.

START LINE

The Start Line will be on W. Firestone Blvd. located next to Firestone Stadium.

SHUTTLE SERVICE

Complimentary shuttle buses will run between Firestone Stadium and Firestone Country Club between 9am and noon on Race Day.

SURVIVOR CEREMONY

Celebrate breast cancer survivors at the Survivor Ceremony. The Survivor Ceremony will take place after the 5K Race at Firestone Country Club. 

 

REGISTER TO RUN OR WALK TODAY AND SAVE....USE THE DISCOUNT COUPON CODE “SUMMIT15”

 

Register Now