News

Less than two weeks until race day

Less than two weeks remain until Towpath Half Marathon race day- register today to guarantee your spot! Online Registration Deadline: April 7th, 2017 at midnight Mail and Fax Registration Deadline: April 4th, 2017    

The Towpath Half Has Three and Five Mile Race Lengths

Running the Towpath Half Marathon doesn’t mean you need to go for the whole 13.1 miles- the race also offers three and five mile race lengths. The Trilogy shows off different sections of the Towpath Trail at different times of the year. The Trilogy features a variety of race lengths to […]

“I Conquered the Towpath Trilogy” Mug

The Towpath Trilogy Mug is returning in 2017. Runners that “conquer” the Towpath Trilogy will receive a souvenir mug and a complimentary beer thanks to our friends at Great Lakes Brewing. Runners can conquer the Towpath Trilogy by completing a race in each of the three 2017 Towpath Trilogy events.

MetroHealth and the Towpath Trilogy

We are proud to announce that MetroHealth will expand their presence at the Towpath Trilogy Race Series.  MetroHealth will now provide emergency services and a medical tent for all three Towpath Trilogy races. MetroHealth provided emergency services and a medical tent for the past several Towpath Marathons.  

Our 2017 Towpath Half Marathon Performance Tee

All runners in the Towpath Half Marathon receive a collectible Gildan Performance tee. The Performance tee has a flat finish like a cotton tee but is also moisture-wicking for athletic performance. The Towpath Half Marathon is Sunday, April 9th 2017 on the Towpath Trail in the Cleveland Metroparks’ Ohio & […]

CORE Nutrition- Half Marathon

Nutrition for a Half Marathon By Professor Asker Jeukendrup, content provided by Core Nutrition For a half marathon or other 1-3h event, nutrition can be an important factor. It is helpful to have a nutrition plan and to be prepared for your race. Many half marathon runners experience problems that […]

The Towpath Trilogy Now Offers Free CORE Nutrition Planning.

The Towpath Trilogy Race Series is pleased to offer CORE Nutrition Planning as a free new program for our runners in 2017. CORE Nutrition Planning takes into account your physiology, preferences and tolerances, as well as information about your training and race to create a customized nutrition plan for your […]

Faces of the Towpath Trilogy

We recently spoke with longtime Towpath Trilogy volunteer Brenda Runion of Northeast Ohio FIT to talk running, volunteering and her experience with the Trilogy.   Q: So Brenda, how did you first get involved with the Towpath Trilogy? We learned about volunteering at the Towpath races in 2010 or 2011 through our […]

Carb Boom! Energy Gels on the course for the 2017 Trilogy

We are excited to once again have Cleveland’s very own great tasting  CarbBOOM! Energy Gels® on-course as the Official Energy Gel Sponsor for the 2017 Towpath Trilogy. Marathon runners love CarbBoom! Energy Gels® for their great taste and unbeatable endurance performance. Made with real fruit concentrates and purees, CarbBoom! Energy Gels® are gluten free, dairy free, soy free, vegan-friendly and […]

The 2017 Towpath Half Marathon Photo Award, “Guardian VII”

Introducing our 2017 Towpath Half Marathon photo award, “Guardian VII” by Dan Morgan. The overall fastest and the Top 3 finishers in each age division for the Half-Marathon and five-mile race length will receive an 8″ by 10″ matted copy signed by the photographer, Dan Morgan. The top 3 overall male and […]