Events

Selfless Elf

Dec 17, 2016

Join us for our fourth annual Selfless Elf 5k run on Saturday, December 17, 2016. This will be an exciting way to embrace the season and wrap up our Hunger-Free Families holiday campaign. Dress up in your favorite festive holiday-themed costumes or running gear, and run or walk the 3.1 mile course beginning and ending at the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank.

 

Race Results

Follow this link to view race results online.

If you were registered and unable to attend, you may pick-up your packet at the Foodbank M-F, 8-4.

Registration

Registration begins at 6:30 am
Race begins at 8:00 am at the
Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank
350 Opportunity Pkwy, Akron OH 44307

$35 Advance Registration
$40 On-Site/Day-Of Registration

Runners registered by December 2, 2016 will receive a long sleeve race t-shirt and special souvenir striped elf socks. All others are subject to the quantity and sizes available.

Register Online

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Pre-Registration is SOLD OUT, however, you can still register at a discounted rate of $25. Anyone registering after 8:00 AM on December 14 will not receive a race bag with souvenir elf socks and a race t-shirt. "Vintage" t-shirts and socks will be available on site for a $5 donation.

Download Race Route
Download Parking Map
Download Paper Registration Form

Packet Pick-up

Early Packet Pick-Up
Friday, December 16th, 12:30-5:30PM
Located at the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank (350 Opportunity Parkway Akron OH 44307)

Race Day Packet Pick-Up
Saturday, December 17th, 6:30AM-7:45AM
Located at the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank (350 Opportunity Parkway Akron OH 44307)

Become a VIP ELF

Become a VIP ELF by raising more than $250 in pledges and also receive a light-weight, long sleeve hooded shirt. To guarantee sizing pledges must be confirmed two weeks prior to the race.

Collect pledges Online

Download Pledge Form

Thank You Sponsors

TITLE SPONSORS
Shearer’s Foods
Summa Health

PLATINUM SPONSOR
Steere Enterprises

GOLD SPONSORS
Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs LLC
Jesse Hurst CFP, Millennial Group Wealth Advisors
Wayne Homes

ADDITIONAL SUPPORT PROVIDED BY
American Medical Response
Buckeye Health Plan
City of Akron
Planet Fitness Stow
R.B. Stout, Inc.
Sully’s Party & Tool Rental
Vertical Runner

Age Grouping & Awards

5K Walk Age Groups:

  • 0-14,15-19,20-29,30-39,40-49,50-59,60-69,70-79,80 & Up

5K Walk Awards:

  • Top 2 Male and Top 2 Female per Age Group
  • 1st Place Overall Male, 2nd Place Overall Male, 3rd Place Overall Male
  • 1st Place Overall Female, 2nd Place Overall Female, 3rd Place Overall Female

5K Run Age Groups:

  • 0-14,15-18,19-24,25-29,30-34,35-39,40-44,45-49,50-54,55-59,60-64,65-69,70-74,75-79,80-99

5K Run Awards:

  • Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female per Age Group
  • 1st Place Overall Male, 2nd Place Overall Male, 3rd Place Overall Male
  • 1st Place Overall Female, 2nd Place Overall Female, 3rd Place Overall Female

Additional Awards:

  • Most Dashing (Best Dressed)
  • Top VIP Elf

*5K Runner Awards will begin at 8:45AM
*5K Walker Awards & Additional Awards will begin at 9:15AM

Questions?

Please contact Megan Birman at 330.777.2318.

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