Rite Aid Cleveland 10K Running and Walking Divisions

6.2 Miles running

Date & Time: Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 7:00 am

Start Location: Ontario St. next to The Quicken Loans Arena

Finish Location: Superior Ave. Public Square

The Rite Aid Cleveland 10K, like the other races features a relatively fast and flat course, great volunteer support 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.


All 10K runners and walkers will receive a technical short-sleeved tech T-shirt, goody bag, virtual race bag, finisher's medal, food and refreshments at the finish line and a free Great Lakes Brewing Co. beer (21 and over only).

Full Half 10K Map 2018 3

10k elevation

Water Stations- 2019

Water/Aid Stations along the 10K Course on Sunday, May 19

1. St. Clair and E. 13th Street, Cleveland - 1.7 miles

2. 1295 Old River Road, Cleveland - 3.4 miles

3. 2860 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland - 5.2 miles

* Please note, there will be a University Hospitals first aid station at each water stop 

Gear Check

Gear Check Information

10K Prize Money

 Prize Money Information

Age Group Awards (Running Division)

The top 3 male and female finishers in each age group will receive an award that will be mailed post-race approximately 4-6 weeks after the event.

Awards to the top 3 male & female 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



6.2 Miles Walking 

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. All 10K walkers will receive a short-sleeved technical T-shirt, goody bag, virtual race bag and a finisher's medal!

Awards (Walking Division)

The overall top five male and female finishers will receive an award that will be mailed post-race (4-6 weeks after the event).

 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 10K running division.


10K Course Time Limits

The Rite Aid Cleveland 10K route is secured by City officials who are obligated to maintain traffic flow and re-open street closures within a reasonable and set time frame on race day.

The 10K course will be open for 2.5 hours. All 10K participants, both runners and walkers, must be at various checkpoints along the route in order to maintain the proper pace to ensure completing within the 2.5-hour time frame. Please note: Time based on clock time.