When and where does the race begin?
Sunday, September 8, 2024 at Wallace Lake in Berea, OH
Walk Start: 7:00am
Run Start: 8:00am
What is the distance of this race?
The River Run is a Certified Half Marathon - 13.1 Miles
How much does it cost to participate in this event?
The earlier you commit to running or walking the River Run Half Marathon, the lower your registration fee will be.
Tiered pricing is in place to support participants who register early with caps built into each block.
River Run Pricing
Tier 1 - Registrants 1 - 100 - $65.00
Tier 2 - Registrants 101 - 300 - $75.00
Tier 3 - Registrants 301- 500 - $85.00
Tier 4 - Registrants 501+ - $90.00
Virtual Half Marathon - $65.00
Is there an age requirement to register for this race?
Participants must be at least 12 years old.
Can I have my race packet mailed to me if I don't want to pick up race week at one of the mandatory packet pickups?
Yes! Registrations made through midnight August 28th can opt for race materials to be mailed out in advance for an additional $10 fee.
You must select this option when you register in order to receive your bib and t-shirt through the mail.
Will you send me a confirmation?
All registrations will receive confirmation via e-mail.
If you did not receive one, please email email@example.com
What do I receive with my registration?
A River Run Half Marathon gender cut tech. race shirt
A River Run Finisher Medal
Post Race Food, Refreshments & Access to Vendors
Overall and Age Group Awards
MyLaps Bib Tag Timing & Live Results
Half Way (6.5 mile) Split Point Results
Searchable Race Photographs
Complimentary Bag/Gear Check
Course Water Stops & Aid Stations
CarbBoom Energy Gels on Course
Free Shuttle Service
And access to one of the most scenic races in NE Ohio!
See More HERE
I can no longer participate in the race (injury, scheduling conflict, etc.), what are the refund/transfer policies for the race?
See HERE for the River Run refund policy.
There will be no transfers on race day.
To complete a Transfer, go to your profile on Runsignup and chose either the refund transfer or gift transfer option.
Enter in the Transferee’s name and email to send them the transferring registration. Once the transferee completes the registration, the original registrant is removed from the race.
Refund Transfers: Transferee pays the current price of the registration. The original registrant pays a $10 transfer fee
Gift Transfer: Transferee’s registration is free. The original registrant pays a $10 transfer fee.
If I’m unable to attend and already registered, can I still get my shirt?
Yes, you can pick up your shirt at one of the listed packet pickup locations or at the Hermes office after race day- we do not mail shirts unless otherwise stated. Please call the office ahead of time to let us know you are coming at 216-623-9933.
Am I required to pick up my race bib and shirt at packet pick up?
YES you are required - there will be no race day packet pickup.
Aren't sure if you can make the packet pickups throughout the race week?
Have your packet mailed for an additional $10. Go through your run-signup account and select "add-on purchase to purchase shipping!
Deadline August 27.