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Run the 419 Grand Prix Series

Sat May 26 - Sun October 28
Location: Sylvania, OH US 43560 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
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Additional race information can be found at http://www.runthe419.com.

Event Time Price Details
Short Track
7:30AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
Long Track
7:30AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT

Run the 419 Grand Prix is the largest running series in NW Ohio consisting of five unique runs throughout the Metro Toledo area. A family-friendly series offering two tracks (race length) to accommodate all fitness levels. Choose either the Short Track, or Long Track to be registered into 5 separate events for one low series price.

*Note: You must complete all five Run the 419 Grand Prix Series events to be included in the season’s points race.

Short Track

  1. May 26 - WTOL River Run 10K
  2. June 16 - Muddy Mini Quarter Marathon
  3. July 12 - OH/MI 8K
  4. September 1 - Tenderfoot 5K
  5. October 28 - Rock'Tober 5K

Long Track

  1. May 26 - WTOL River Run 10K
  2. June 16 - Muddy Mini Half Marathon
  3. July 12 - OH/MI 8K
  4. September 1 - Boy Scout Half Marathon
  5. October 28 - Rock'Tober 10K
What's in it for me?
  1. A convenient way to register for 5 of the biggest races in NW Ohio;
  2. Discounted pricing; possibly less than early bird depending on when you register;
  3. Participants who complete all 5 races will receive an apparel item to be announced this summer;
  4. Series scoring allowing you to compete against your age group friends.

A competitive 10k race in downtown Toledo prior to the Memorial Day Parade. Runners will begin and finish at the WTOL studio on N Summit and Cherry. A counter clockwise route crossing two downtown bridges brings along the renovated waterfront provides a scenic, yet challenging run. Run the fastest split over the high level bridge and receive a $100 bill and be named King of the Hill.


A scenic point to point half marathon starting in the uptown district of Maumee, Ohio, voted the best hometown in Ohio! Run down to Sidecut Metropark to a U-turn that brings you back along River Rd, through residential Historic Maumee homes, past the Toledo Country Club and into downtown Toledo. An exclusive finish in the outfield of the Toledo Mud Hens ballbark, voted one of the best minor league ballbarks in America.

The Original Border Battle Run and Race in Two States! Join us for an EVENING RACE followed by food, drinks, live music.

A great late summer half marathon,this half marathon course aims to highlight the best of Bowling Green. Maintaining the start and finish line at the Wood County Fairgrounds, your run will take you through eclectic downtown BG to the Slippery Elm Trail, out to Mitchell Rd. where you can view the BG wind turbines, through a quiet golf course neighborhood, past City Park, concluding with a finish inside the Wood County Fairgrounds. This course has little elevation changes, smooth paved roads, and will show you Bowling Green like never before.

The final event of the series, Rock'Tober is a celebration of life and sobriety. Founded by Todd Crandell and Racing for Recovery, this event shines a spotlight on the opioid epidemic. Partnering with Mercy Health, we aim to raise awareness and funding to educate, prevent, and treat substance abuse.

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5700 Monroe Street
Sylvania, OH US 43560