FirstEnergy Akron Marathon is Off and Running – Virtually

September 25, 2020

The 18th annual FirstEnergy Akron Marathon is going virtual this year. Give a virtual cheer to our 27 FirstEnergy runners who are among 2,000 participants in the marathon, half marathon or team relay. In total, this year’s runners represent 27 states, 235 cities and two countries.

Here’s a rundown of this year’s events:

Virtual Health & Fitness Expo
Friday, Sept. 25
An interactive virtual expo for runners and health and wellness enthusiasts

Virtual Races
Saturday, Sept. 26 – Saturday, Oct. 31
Runners complete their events on a date of choice during this week. The Akron Marathon will be sharing digital content via Facebook at @runAkron, Instagram @AkronMarathon.

For more information:

Official Race Guide*
Akron Marathon website*
FirstEnergy Hero updates
  – Caroline Mizer
Elise Bonsky
Rylee Kulick
Brayden McDonald​

Best wishes for a great race to FirstEnergy runners:​
Mellyssa Adams
Luke Anderson
William Beebe
Lonnie Bush
James Callen
Kevin Consiglio
Natalie DeChante-Keefe
Cecilia Fox
Jason Horst
Jennifer Jacobs
Eric Jonke
Melanie McDonald
Laurel Mesko
Devin Miller
Zachary Reedy
Sara Robinson
Laurie Rohr
Chad Roland
Christopher Slattery
Bob Smaltz
Rhiannon Stevenson
Joseph Todd
Chad Tremaine
Jon Trout
Christopher Walker
Shelly Yastrab
Caro​l Zoller


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