Sunday, October 8, 10:00 a.m., Cleveland Heights
**This race is limited to the first 1000 runners**
The City of Cleveland Heights and its merchants invite you to the 3rd annual Happy 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run. This event is a celebration of all the good things happening in Cleveland Heights & supports the Cleveland Heights Youth Scholarship Fund.
2017 will also feature a 10k distance for twice as much Happy!
Come for the RUN & Stay for the FUN!
This race is a fun run for all ages and abilities as well as a chip timed race for the competitive runner. With a post-race block party and the happiest costume contest around, you’ll be smiling for days after your run. Happy dogs welcome too!
Let’s start with the FUN
We’ve got the goods to make you happy! Your 5k, 10k, or relay registration includes:
- Tech Material Race Shirt
- Distance Specific Finisher Medal
- Two Drink Vouchers
- A bunch of Cleveland Heights CASH!!!
- Personalized keepsake bibs
Race Day Drink Vouchers redeemable at the following Cleveland Heights merchants:
Race Day Cleveland Heights Cash redeemable at the following Cleveland Heights merchants:
You HAPPY now? 🙂
The course offers you the opportunity to run the best of Cleveland Heights including two merchant districts, Lee Road and Coventry. Flat and fast with plenty of support along the way!
Course Map Link
10k Course – COMING SOON!
- Race for your favorite merchant for a chance to earn them the team trophy and other team member perks. See your fav merchant for details.
- Merchant Team registration is at NO additional charge.
- Merchant Teams:
- 5K – 10:00a.m. start
- 10k – 9:45a.m start
- 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk – 9:15 start
- Saturday, October 7th, 11:15 a.m – 4:00 p.m.
The Wine Spot
2271 Lee Rd, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118
- Race Day, 8:00 – 10:00 a.m.
- 5k – Top 3 overall male and female, then 1st place in following 5-year age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70+
- 10k – Top 3 overall male and female, then 1st place in following 5-year age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70+
- The top male and female Cleveland Heights residents will be awarded a 1 year membership to the Cleveland Heights Rec Center!
- If this is your first 5k or if you are interested in learning more about proper training techniques, check out the Finish Line Club! A 10 week program working towards The Happy 5k.
- Registration limited to the 1st 1000 runners
- 5k – $25 Early Registration through September 24th / $30 Late Registration / $35 Race Day (merchant team registration at no additional charge)
- 10k – $40 Early Registration through September 24th / $45 Late Registration / $50 Race Day (merchant team registration at no additional charge)
- 1 Mile – $10 – Includes chip timing and finisher medal
Cleveland Heights Happy 5k is sponsored by: