Race Info

ATC Matt Kauffman 5K Memorial Open Run - Sat August 1st-RESULTS NOW POSTED!


Many thanks to all the current students, their parents and St. V Alumna who joined us for a fabulous morning to honor Matt Kaufmann and help fund our scholarship in his name!  Results are listed below.   Be sure to save the date of Saturday, August 6th for next year's race. 

Registration for the 2016 Race will open soon!


Who was Matt Kauffman and why we are asking you to run in this event?

Mathew Kauffman, an outstanding student and graduate of St Vincent-St Mary High School, tragically died during his sophomore year at The Ohio State University.  To honor his memory, his family and friends would like to offer a scholarship in his name to a graduating senior from any school in the area who is considering going into the field of Special Education.  Proceeds from this race help fund this scholarship.  Please join us in honoring his memory by participating in this event. Online registration is available by clicking the Register button.  If you have an interest in applying for this scholarship, please see details at the bottom of this page.

Event Location

Goodyear Metro Park • 2015 Newton Street Akron, OH  44305

1 Mile Fun Run/Walk - Before the 5k Run, there will be a 1 mile fun run/walk for all who would like to participate

*Start time 8:45 a.m.

5k Run

Race time:    9:00 a.m.

*Entry Fee: $25 pre-registration by July 30 unless registered in Grand Prix Race.    $30 late registration fee

Race Day/Check in time

8:00 a.m.—8:45 a.m. at

registration table

Age Groups

8 and under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50 and older


Medals to top 3 in each age group, plaques to top 3 men and women overall, T-shirts to all entrants

Scholarship Application Criteria

· Must be a graduating senior from an area high school

· Contact Frank Lancianese at franklancianese@att.net to request an scholarship application

· Complete and submit the scholarship application form.

· One page typed letter describing your interest in the field of Special Education.

· Submit at least one letter of recommendation from a teacher or other professional on your behalf.

· Total amount of the scholarship will be 10% of the revenue generated from the race applications.





Race Results