Fall Running Series


October 3, 10, 17, 23, and 25 at various locations in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park


2017 SERIES STANDINGS Female   Male

2016 SERIES STANDINGS Female   Male

2015 SERIES STANDINGS Female   Male

2014 SERIES STANDINGS:  Female  Male

The Fall Running Series consists of weekly, fun-themed, running races, appropriate for all running abilities on weeknights during the month of October. Always enjoyable events and a great time of the year to run and make new friends on the trails!  Participation in the Fall Running Series includes an awesome swag item, series finisher medal, and 5 high energy events with a twist.  You don’t have to be the fastest to win!

A portion of the proceeds from these events will be donated to the Conservancy for The Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

All levels of runners and walkers are welcome.

We’ve got some brand new crazy twists in the works for this year!  The ‘twist’ will be announced just prior to the start of each run.

Bring a flashlight or headlamp if you anticipate walking or running at a more moderate pace.

Events will be held regardless of weather conditions.

Tuesday, October 3rd, 6:15 p.m., Kendall Lake, 1000 Truxell Rd, 44264
Tuesday, October 10th, 6:15 p.m., Station Road, 13513 Station Rd, 44141
Tuesday, October 17th, 6:15 p.m., Pine Hollow, 5465 Quick Rd, 44264
Monday, October 23rd, 6:15 p.m., Howe Meadow, 4040 Riverview Rd, 44264
Wednesday, October 25th, 6:15 p.m., Ledges, 701 Truxell Rd, 44264

Between 3 and 6 miles
Races will have a base mileage of 3 miles and can be up to 6 depending on the twist!

Race day starting at 5:00 p.m.

At each event, you will earn points. Points will be awarded by your overall placement by gender. The number of points available will be based on the number of people participating within your gender at the event. The number of points earned will be totaled across all of the Fall Running Series events. Awards will be given based on the lowest points earned and to the top three (3) overall and top three (3) in each age group. Remember, you are earning points based on your overall placement by gender. Thus, every person you finish in front of within the same gender, helps you.


  • There are 104 males participating at the event.
  • You are a male and finish in third (3) place overall.
  • You would earn 3 points, last place would earn 104
  • If you miss a week, you will earn maximum points for that week

Top 3 overall male and female, then 3 in following 10-year age groups: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & Over

1 pair of Altra trail shoes will be raffled off at events 2-5, four pairs of shoes total.
Series participants will receive 1 raffle ticket.
Series participants registered before September 20th will receive an additional raffle ticket.
Additional raffle tickets will be available for $5 each –  100% of raffle ticket proceeds will go to the Conservancy for CVNP.
All raffle tickets not drawn will remain in the hopper for the next drawing.
Winner will receive any Altra trail shoe up to $150 value.

Long sleeve, button down flannel shirt, 1 Altra trail shoe raffle ticket and a series finisher medal to those who register for the series and complete all 5 events.
Ladies tunic length with rounded hem and button tab roll sleeves – 2017 Ladies Flannel Fit
Mens with button chest pockets – 2017 Mens Flannel Fit 

$115 Early Registration through September 15th / $125 Registration through October 2nd / $135 Race Day Registration
Single event registration will be limited and open 1 week before each event.


The Fall Running Series is sponsored by:
This carousel is empty, please add some logos.


About Author