WTOL River Run 10k

Sat May 25, 2019 Toledo, OH US 43604 Directions RaceJoy Ready

10k Run

7:30AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
730 N Summit St
Toledo, OH US 43604

A competitive 10k race in downtown Toledo prior to the Memorial Day Parade. Runners will begin in front of Imagination Station and finish at the WTOL studio on Water Street. 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.

Grand Prix Series

This is the first race in a 5 part running series in NW Ohio. 

  • Race #1 is the WTOL River Run in Downtown Toledo in May
  • Race #2 is the Muddy Mini 5K, 1/4 & 1/2 marathon in Maumee, OH in June
  • Race #3 is the Ohio Michigan 8K / 5K in Sylvania, OH in July
  • Race #4 is the Boy Scout 1/2 marathon and 5K in Bowing Green, OH in August.
  • Race #5 is the Rocktober 10K/5K in Rossford, OH in October


  • $100 King/Queen of the Hill (fastest m/f runner over the High Level bridge)
  • Top 3 Male & Female Overall — Free Shoes from Dave's Running Shop
  • Overall Masters Male & Female — Free Shoes from Dave's Running Shop

Top 3 Male & Female in Each 5 Year Age Group

  • 9-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

Early Packet Pickup (race week)
Thursday — 12:00pm to 7:30pm — Dave’s Running Shop, Perrysburg
Friday — 12:00pm to 7:30pm — Dave’s Running Shop, Sylvania

Race Day Packet Pickup
Saturday — 6:00am to 7:00am (WTOL 11 Studios)

Registration is available during packet pickup.

What's in it for me?


  1. Gender specific tech shirt
  2. Unique running experience along the Downtown Toledo waterfront, crossing two major bridges
  3. Finisher medals
  4. Custom age group awards, 3 deep
  5. Post race refreshments and entertainment
  6. Stay for the annual Downtown Toledo Memorial day parade
Race Contact Info

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Free Live Tracking and Progress Alerts on Race Day!
(Race organizers are providing this as an included service.)

Make sure you download the RaceJoy mobile app for live phone tracking at the WTOL River Run 10k.

Carry your phone and use RaceJoy to add to your race experience with these key features:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive GPS-based progress alerts at mile points on the course for current pace and estimated finish time.
  • Post to your Facebook and Twitter walls.
  • Have friends and family track your performance.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Supporting spectators can track your blue dot moving along the course from home or at the race site.
  • NearMe proximity alerts notify spectators when you are drawing near.
  • Find each other using RaceJoy’s MeetUp tool.


  • Receive fun, motivational audio cheers from your supporting fans.
  • Start sending cheers to others doing the race at any time.

The WTOL River Run 10k is sponsoring RaceJoy to provide participants and spectators these features for free (normally a 99 cents upgrade fee for both the participant and spectator).

- Participant must carry phone
- No official race timing information is provided for this race in RaceJoy
Course Map

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