2021 Cleveland Marathon virtual Race Options

We now have Virtual Race options available! You can choose from the following distances to run the Union Home Mortgage Cleveland Marathon anywhere and anytime on May 15 & 16, 2021.

  • Full Marathon
  • Half Marathon
  • 10K
  • 5K
  • Challenge Series (includes 5K/Half Marathon, 5K/Full Marathon, 10K/Half Marathon, 10K/Full Marathon). Must run two consecutive days on Saturday, May 15 and Sunday, May 16.

*Shirts and medals will be mailed to you after the race! We may also have in-person pick up available; please check back for updates.

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Virtual Race Runners


How does the virtual race work?

  • Do the distance you signed up for on Saturday or Sunday, May 15 & 16, 2021, or on both days for the Challenge Series. You can run anywhere and any time you choose.
  • Document it! Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter then use hashtag #IConqueredMyLand. Show us your training, progress and your virtual event!
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ClevelandMarathon/
    Instagram: @CleveMarathon
    Twitter: @CleveMarathon
  • Post your results! Submit your results when you complete your event. Results can be submitted from May 15 - 24, 2021. You may upload a finishers photo if you would like (not mandatory).
  • Get your swag! Please be sure to post your results so we know your completed your event. We will send you your shirt and medal in the mail!

How do I complete the challenge series?

Any of the 4 Challenge Series (5K/Half Marathon, 5K/Full Marathon, 10K/Half Marathon, 10K/Full Marathon) should be completed as you normally would during race weekend - in two consecutive days. When you submit your results, you will submit one time. Your t-shirts, medals and duffel bag will all be mailed to you after the event.

Has the 2021 race officially converted to a virtual race?

No, the virtual race options are available in addition to the in-person race that is currently in the planning process.

Can my 2020 registration deferral be used for the virtual race?

Yes, you can use your registration deferral for the virtual race.

If I am registered for the in-person race and want to switch to the virtual race, am I allowed?

Yes, you can switch to a virual event by following the instructions below:

1. Go to the Race Roster event registration page.
2. Sign-in to your Race Roster account.
3. On the right-hand side or left-hand side, click the Transfer button.

You will be taken to a new page where you can select if you want to Transfer to a new sub-event or Transfer to a new participant

To transfer to a new sub-event, you will be prompted to select the new sub-event and then to start the transfer. From there you will be asked to fill out the form and proceed with the new registration as normal.

Please Note:
There is a transfer fee of $1.95
Transfers into a virtual race are available until May 10, 2021 (This date is subject to change).

How to Submit Your Results

  1. Click on the "Submit Results Now" button below
  2. Confirm your registration by entering 1) Your registration confirmation code and 2) Last name, then click "Confirm Registration"
  3. Click "Submit a Virtual Result"
  4. Enter your finish time in the format below, select your distance, check the "terms" box then click "Submit Results"

  • You will be able to upload your results with or without proof/photo.
  • You will also be able download, print or share your custom Finishers Certificate by clicking on your name.

Submit Results Now!

Submit your race results between May 15 - May 24, 2021.

Need help?  Please review this video explaining how to upload results: How to upload results


Questions? Email us at info@clevelandmarathon.com