Cleveland 10K Running and Walking Divisions

10k running and walking divisions

The Cleveland 10K, like the other races features a relatively fast and flat course and a scenic view of downtown Cleveland and some of its most beautiful suburbs. The course has been designed for our athletes to enjoy views of Lake Erie and many other Cleveland highlights.


  • USA Track and Field certified
  • 3 water stations along course
  • University Hospitals aid station at every water station


Saturday, October 23, 2021


10K start (runners and walkers): 7:30 am

start and finish location


course map and elevation

Subject to change

View PDF Map and Turn-by-Turns

Interactive Map coming soon!



All 10K runners and walkers will receive a short-sleeved T-shirt in men's/women's cut, goody bag, finisher's medal, food and refreshments at the finish line, and one free Great Lakes Brewing Company beer (21 and over only).


Water Stations

Water/Aid Stations along the 10K route on Saturday, October 23.

1. Erieside across from The Science Center Wind Turbine

2. East 12th and St. Clair

3. W. 26th and Detroit Avenue (runners pass by 2x)

* There will be a University Hospitals first aid station at each water stop


Gear Check - tbd

Packet Pick-up -tbd

Age Group Awards (Running Division)

The top 3 male and female finishers in each age group will receive an award that will be mailed out after the event.

-Top 3 Males and Females in each Age Group:

  • 14 & Under
  • 15 - 19
  • 20 - 24
  • 25 - 29
  • 30 - 34
  • 35 - 39
  • 40 - 44
  • 45 - 49
  • 50 - 54
  • 55 - 59
  • 60 - 64
  • 65 - 69
  • 70 & Over

Awards (Walking Division)

The top 3 overall male and female finishers in the 10K Walking Division will receive an award that will be mailed after the event.

In order to compete in the walking division, you will be expected to walk the entire distance; completion of the course is on the honor system.

If you win an award and did not walk the entire route, you will be expected to inform the race officials in order to move you into the 10K Running Division.