Hop for Hope 5k/10k/1 mile 2024

Saturday 13th April 2024

1832 Akron Peninsula Road: 1832 Akron Peninsula Road, Akron, United States

Running, Walking, Distance running, 5K, 10K, 1 Mile


  • 5K - Individual/Team
  • 10K - Individual/Team
  • 1 Mile - Individual/Team


We offer a 5K/10K run (or walk) and 1 mile walk (or run) on a certified course in Akron...right in the heart of the Cuyahoga National Park!  Bring the family and enjoy this great event, get your picture taken with the Easter Bunny and support local families.

All funds raised go directly back to local families in Northeast Ohio who are struggling with their fight against Hodgkin's lymphoma and/or leukemia.

Race bibs and t-shirts for pre-registered participants will be available for pickup on Thursday, April 11 and Friday, April 12, 2024 from 3-6 pm at 1832 Akron Peninsula Rd.

Each pre-registered participant will receive a custom event race t-shirt and a semi-custom race medal but you must be pre-registered by March 25, 2024 to guarantee a race t-shirt.

Prizes awarded to the top 3 female and top 3 male finishers in each event!

Follow us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, or visit our website at www.kimberlywaltonfoundation.org to learn more about how you can help.





Event details and schedule

Registration opens at 7:00am

5 K, 10K start at 9:00am with the walkers lining up behind


Organised by

The Kimberly Walton Foundation

3111 N. Martadale Dr., Akron

Phone: 3306318276

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