Towpath Marathon – October 11, 2020


Towpath Marathon

The conclusion of the Towpath Trilogy

Featuring marathon, half marathon & 10K race lengths

Race Day

Sunday, October 11

6:30 am – HALF MARATHON WALKERS start at the intersection of West Canal and Cloverleaf Rd on Lombardo Drive in Valley View. Parking available at Quaker Steak & Lube in Valley View and Cinemark 6001 Canal Rd, Valley View, OH 44125. 

Please follow directional signs and allow for time to walk less than a mile to your start line. Course Marshals will be on site to help direct.

7:00 am – HALF MARATHON RUNNERS  start at the intersection of West Canal and Cloverleaf Rd on Lombardo Drive in Valley View. Parking available at Cinemark. Address: 6001 Canal Rd, Valley View, OH 44125.  Please follow directional signs and allow for time to walk less than a mile to your start line. Course Marshals will be on site to help direct.

7:00 am -10K RUNNERS start at Lower Harvard/Jennings Rd. Cleveland 44109-Park in BASF lot near start line (look for yellow signs/red letters (Towpath Parking) and parking volunteers on site directing traffic. GPS Address: 4002 Jennings Rd. Cleveland OH 44109.

6:00 am – FULL WALKERS start at the bottom of the driveway of the Cleveland Metroparks Ohio & Erie Canal Reservation  Address:  4524 East 49th St. Cuyahoga Heights, OH 44125

7:00 am – FULL RUNNERS start at the bottom of the driveway of the Cleveland Metroparks Ohio & Erie Canal Reservation  Address:  4524 East 49th St. Cuyahoga Heights, OH 44125 

7:30 am – 1:00 pm   Bus shuttle service begins near finish line (please look for yellow busses and smaller shuttle from the City of Valley View.  10k runners back to parking location at Lower Harvard & Jennings Rd. in Cleveland, Half runners back to parking lot at Cinemark and full runners back to parking lots in the Cleveland Metroparks Canalway Center in the Ohio & Erie Canal Reservation.

8:00 am – Patio Bar Opens
8:00 am – Award ceremonies begin and continue at regular intervals throughout the day

Course closes at 1:00 pm