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Individual Race Registration


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With five different races to choose from, plus the Challenge Series option, there's bound to be a Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon event that's the perfect fit for every runner and walker. See the selection of individual races and Challenge Series combinations below.

Individual Race Dates

  • 26.2 Full - Sunday, May 20 (runners, walkers, wheelchair exhibition)
  • 13.1 Half - Sunday, May 20 (runners, walkers)
  • 10K - Sunday, May 20 (runners, walkers)
  • 8K - Saturday, May 20 (runners, walkers)
  • 5K - Saturday, May 20 (runners, walkers)
  • Kids' Run - Saturday, May 20

Please Note: The 5K and 8K on Saturday do not include Official Walking Divisions.

Individual Race Registration Fees

Full Half 10k 8k 5k Kids
Jun. 1 - Jun. 28 $65 $50 $40 $35 $25 X
Jun. 29 - Sep. 1 $75 $60 $45 $40 $30 X
Sep. 2 - Jan. 4 $95 $80 $50 $40 $30 X
Jan. 5 - Feb. 8 $105 $90 $55 $45 $35 X
Feb. 9 - Mar. 8 $110 $95 $55 $45 $35 $15
Mar. 9 - Apr. 6 $120 $105 $60 $45 $35 $15
Apr. 7 - May. 11 $125 $110 $65 $50 $40 $15


Challenge Series Race Registration


Challenge Series Race Dates

Started in 2016, the Challenge Series is a way for runners and walkers to train for longer distances, while adding a bit more adventure to their Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon weekend. Those participating in the Challenge Series can commit to as few as 9.3 miles (5K and 10K combo) or as many as 31.2 miles (8K and Full Marathon combo.)

Challenge Series Race Registration Fees

8k Full 8k Half 5k 10k
Jun. 1 - Jun. 28 $110 $95 $75
Jun. 29 - Sep. 1 $125 $110 $85
Sep. 2 - Jan. 4 $145 $120 $90
Jan. 5 - Feb. 8 $160 $145 $100
Feb. 9 - Mar. 8 $165 $150 $100
Mar. 9 - Apr. 6 $175 $160 $105
Apr. 7 - Apr. 15 $175 $160 $105


Confirm Your Registration

Not sure if your order went through?

All you have to do is log into your Eventbrite account or enter the email address you used to register here. You can check to see that your order went through successfully on the Tickets page when logged in.

Send us an email via our Contact Us page.


Mail-in Registration


Please mail completed registration form along with check or money order to:

Cleveland Marathon, Inc.

29525 Chagrin Blvd, #215

Pepper Pike, OH  44122


Registration Edits and Changes

Types of Changes Permitted

  1. Personal Information - If you need any of the following information updated, please email us at info@clevelandmarathon.com:
    • Address change
    • T-shirt size
    • Name change
    • Estimated finish time
    • Name on bib

  2. Change Events - You may change events prior to 4/15/2017. There is a fee of $20 to change events, plus the difference in event fees if you are switching to a more expensive event. If you are switching to a less expensive event, there is no refund.

    Please see instructions below:

    1. Log into Eventbrite.com
    2. In the upper right-hand corner access the drop down under your account and click on "Tickets", then click on your Event/Order.

    3. Select "Transfer" under your orders. You should see other events in chronological order. If you see the word Transfer next to your event, you are allowed to switch events.

    4. Select "Change Registration" and select your new registration type. Click "Continue."

    5. Click on "Individual" then "Continue." Review your Transfer Summary. Read the Transfer Summary to make sure it reflects the new event you want. Then select "Continue Transfer."

    6. Double-check your registration information. Check over your registration information to make sure everything is in order. Depending on the event you select, you may have to enter billing information for the price difference and possible fees.

    7. Select "Register" or "Pay Now." You're not done (and you won't be charged for anything) until you click Register or Pay Now. Please note: There is a $20 fee to transfer to another event.

    8. You'll see a confirmation message when your transfer is complete. Once your transfer is complete, you'll be given a new order number. An email confirmation and ticket will also be sent to you.

There are NO REFUNDS or deferrals to future races.