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Run The Land - East vs. West

Race: Run The Land - East vs. West
Sat April 6, 2024
RaceJoy Ready



8:30AM EDT - 5:00PM EDT

20 Mile Run

8:30AM EDT - 5:00PM EDT

Half Marathon

9:15AM EDT - 5:00PM EDT

10K Run

10:00AM EDT - 5:00PM EDT


10:15AM EDT - 5:00PM EDT


Training for the Cleveland Marathon or Glass City? Feeling bored with winter and want a little challenge? Or just generally a big fan of runs that finish with a craft beer? This is a great opportunity to have a fully supported long run.  This is East Side vs West Side.  This is a chance to Run The Land.

About the Run:

Aid stations will be every 3 miles for the Marathon, Half Marathon, and 20 Mile courses. This is a rules of the road run on sidewalk meaning you must follow traffic laws but we picked courses that are beautiful, have minimal crossings, and are easy to follow. Runners will be timed using a Chronotrack B Tag Timing Chip and RaceJoy, an GPS tracking app, that will alert you if you are off course and give you an official finish time. 

This is more than a run.

This is a hybrid, in-person marathon designed by runners, for runners, and giving back to Greater Cleveland charities. This run is great for many reasons; the swag is awesome, the run is tracked and timed on a fully marked course, and most importantly, the funds get pumped right back into the community to help nonprofits that directly service C-L-E. We are putting our best foot forward on this one to put on an exciting run that will bring a positive impact to the greater Cleveland area. 

Race Weekend Timeline

Friday, April 5 - 

  • Packet Pick-up at Second Sole Lakewood from 3:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Saturday, April 6 -  

  • Packet Pick-up at Forest City Brewery starting at 7:30am. If you register by April 1, you will be guaranteed your shirt size and color. We will order extras based on numbers but sign up early to ensure we have the right size for you!
  • 8:30 AM - Full Marathon wave
  • 8:45 AM - 20 Mile wave
  • 9:15 AM - Half wave
  • 10:00 AM - 10k wave
  • 10:15 AM  - 5k wave


  • Post-run beer from Forest City Brewery
  • Pint glass!
  • Runner Bib and timing chip
  • Timed, live run on a marked course. 
  • Pick the charity you want your funds benefiting
  • Optional: Run anytime with the virtual option. 
  • Optional - Club Members: Cleveland Road Runners Club Members will receive a $5 credit to their charity choice.

Fundraising Perks

Literally go the extra mile for your charity and earn the swag without having to pay for it. 

  • Raise $30 - Earn a Run The Land Shirt
  • Raise $50 - Upgrade the Shirt to a Run The Land Hoodie/Crewneck

Purchase the Perks:

You'll be stunned by how quickly friends and family will help you reach your fundraising goal, however, all perks can be purchased as well. 

  • $25 - Run The Land Event Shirt
  • $40 - Run The Land Event Hoodie
Our Charities

Charities are runner nominated. All eligible charities will be listed on the donation page and runners may select them at registration. The charity you choose will directly benefit from you selecting it during the registration process. Become a benefiting charity by contacting us or by signing up as a runner and nominating one! All charities must be 501(c)(3) approved.

East vs West

Clevelander's will say that you don't cross the river when you live in Cleveland. So we are putting that friendly rivalry to the test with the East vs West Challenge. Select your party at check out {don't worry, you can still run whichever course you prefer}. The winning team will earn bragging rights for the year!

Course Routes

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Race Contact Info

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Charity Partners

Become A Charity Partner

We are accepting nominations! To nominate, all you have to do is:

  • Email or message us on Facebook.
  • Submit the organizations 501c3 status, email for contact, and contact name
  • Register for the run yourself

Registrants will get to pick a charity for the bulk of their funds to go to. This is also part of the East vs West Challenge as the side that raises the most funds earns a prize as well. 

If possible, we would like 1 to 3 friends from benefiting charities to help man our aid stations and join in on the excitement on race day. 


Forest City Brewery, 2135 Columbus Road, Cleveland, OH, 44113

Paper Entry Form

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.



Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Run The Land - East vs. West.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
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