NORTHERN OHIO Half MARATHON
2-person RELAy & 5K
october 29, 2023 8:00 am mentor, oh
*** SORRY, NO FULL MARATHON IN 2023 ***
START LOCATION: MENTOR SENIOR CENTER (8484 Munson Rd, Mentor, OH 44060)
START TIME: 8:00am (Half & Relay) 8:30am (5K)
PACKET PICKUP: 11am - 5pm at Second Sole Mentor on Saturday, October 28
The 11th annual Northern Ohio Half Marathon will consist of a Half Marathon, 2-Person Relay, & 5K.
The half marathon will utilize the Mentor Senior Center parking lot as the races starting and finish points. They will wind through northern Mentor, along Lake Erie, and back.
Relay Information: A team of 2 runners will complete the entire half marathon distance. Each runner will run one leg, handing off a relay belt containing your scoring chip to the next team member at the relay exchange zone. The course is the same as the half marathon course and the start time is the same time as the half marathon. Relay runners are responsible for getting to and from the relay zone.
The Northern Ohio Marathon Relay approximate race distances will be as follows:
START >> Relay 1: 6.4 miles - Exchange at: Wake Robin Boardwalk Trail, on Woodridge Ln.
>> Relay 2: 6.7 miles
The divisions include:
>> 1) All male
>> 2) All female
>> 3) Coed
All relay runners will receive a race shirt along with a finisher medal.
HOTELS: There are no hotels within walking distance of the start/finish, but there are a lot of affordable options within a 5-10 minute drive. CLICK HERE to see options.
Runner Tracking: Set up athlete updates for Northern Ohio Marathon and Half Marathon
What are live athlete updates? You can receive updates on athletes as they cross points on the course and finish line. Messages can be automatically sent to mobile phones via text messages. Click here: https://register.chronotrack.com/event/tracking/eventID/66330
Pacers: Marathon Pacing will be providing pacers for the Half Marathon event. Sorry, no pacers for the full marathon, but since it's a double loop, you can join a pace group for the first half. To see the pacers, CLICK HERE.
Water Stops: We will have water stops at approximate miles 1.5, 3, 5, 6.5, 8.5, 10, 12
Restrooms: We will have porta-potties on the course.
Locations: START - Mile 3 (lagoons), Mile 6.5 (relay zone),
Time Limit: 3 hrs 30 minutes.
PACKET PICKUP INFORMATION
(2023 Coming Soon)
When: Friday, Oct 27 @ 11am - 6pm
Where: Second Sole Mentor... 8791 Mentor Ave., Mentor, OH 44060
Race morning packet pickup will start at 6:30am inside the Mentor Senior Center.
PRINT REGISTRATION FLYER
Half Marathon Course: https://www.plotaroute.com/route/2184984