Glass City 5k — Run, Walk, Celebrate
Shakeout Saturday — *Add-on to Your Marathon, Half or Relay
9:00am Saturday, April 27, 2019
The Glass City 5k takes place on the Saturday of Mercy Health Glass City Marathon weekend. Runners and walkers of all ages and abilities take part in this annual event on the University of Toledo campus. The start line is on Stadium Dr, just outside the Glass Bowl. The course heads north across Bancroft, south on Douglas to E Rocket Dr. You’ll head past the Student Recreation Center (showers available post-race) and circle around Greek Village before heading north on Westwood to Bancroft and back down N Towerview and the Stadium Dr home stretch, with an on the field finish in UT’s Glass Bowl stadium — where you’ll receive a finisher medal, commemorative glass mug and be directed to Celebration Village for hot food, cold beer, refreshments, massage, medal engraving, camaraderie and live entertainment. Toledo Ohio’s premier Spring 5k.
Glass City 5k Perks
- Early Packet Pickup at Expo (Savage Arena — Friday, 4:00pm to 8:00pm)
- Health & Wellness Expo Entry (Friday, 4:00pm to 8:00pm & Saturday, 10:00am to 4:00pm)
- Race Day Packet Pickup (Lot 6 — Saturday, 7:30am to 9:00am)
- Commemorative Stadium Blanket
- Optional Shirt ($7 add-on)
- Runner Tracking App (RaceJoy)
- Featured Event & Start Line
- Finisher Medal
- Commemorative Glass Mug
- Post-race Party w/ Hot Food, Cold Beer, Refreshments, Massage, Medal Engraving, Live Entertainment and more…
Course Open: 1.5 Hour *Time Limit Stricly Enforced by Local Police — SAG vehicles will be present should you be unable to meet cutoff times. You will not be allowed to continue if you do not make the checkpoints in time. SAG vehicles will travel at the course closing pace and will pick up runners along the route and at aid stations, who choose to discontinue the race or fall behind pace (under nonmedical circumstances).
Maximum Field: 2,000 Runners/Walkers
Optional Shirt Guaranteed w/ Registration Thru April 11th Only — Print Registration Form
Packet Pickup & Late Registration
Runners can pick up their race packet or register at the Expo on Friday, April 26 inside Savage Arena. Race day packet pickup will be available near the start line in lot 6.
Glass City 5k Pricing