Breakfast With A Champion - Featuring Running Legend Dick Beardsley - September 25th

Please Join Us..

in supporting the Akron/Canton Regional Foodbank's Hunger Action Month by attending this fundraising Breakfast With A Champion with Dick Beardsley, legendary distance runner and winner of the 1981 London marathon.

Among his many running accomplishments, Dick is a member of the National Distance Runners Hall of Fame. His second place finish in the 1982 Boston marathon to Alberto Salazar is a classic and known as "The Duel in the Sun".   Dick is an accomplished author and sought after motivational speaker.   Don't miss this unique opportunity to hear how he has triumphed not only in the marathon world, but more importantly, the truly inspirational story of how he has overcome the consequences of near fatal accidents.


Friday, September 25 @ 7:30 a.m.


The Duck Club in Canal Park Stadium, in downtown Akron overlooking the Akron Marathon Finish Line.

Presented by:

The Summit Athletic Running Club


$50 per ticket with proceeds being donated to the Akron/Canton Regional Food Bank.

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Breakfast ticket includes:

A full buffet breakfast, Dick Beardsley presentation, a copy of Dick's autobiography and a discount on the Great New Year's Eve 5K Run entry fee. 

For More Information:

Contact Steve Hailer, President of Summit Athletic Running Club at or call Steve at (330) 715-9244.