Runners hit streets for Akron Marathon
The starting line was located on South Broadway Street in Downtown Akron, shown above.
The 26-mile route included participants running over the All-America Bridge, shown below.
Shown at right top is Joe Booth, of Akron, who placed first in the full marathon wheelchair division with a time of 3 hours, 46 minutes and 28 seconds.
Shown at right bottom crossing the finish line is Karl Sundkvist, of Akron.
A complete list of race results is available online at www.akronmarathon.org.
For the male and female top five finishers, see Page 1.
— By Kathleen Collins
Photos: Dale Dong
More Sports News
- Summit Metro Parks’ Spree For All beginning May 1
- Medina gymnasts place at meet
- Trip to Ireland paying off for Highland rugby team
- Revere boys tennis coach pleased with team’s progress
- Revere sixth-grade girls travel basketball team wins league
- Green softball coach says ‘sky is limit’ for team
- Hitting key for Manchester softball team
Calendar of Events
- A New Adventure: group for widows and widowers - 4/29/2017
- In Search of Woodcocks - 4/29/2017
- World Tai Chi and Qi Gong Day - 4/29/2017
- Yoga - 4/29/2017
- Rubber City Beatlefest with Hard Days Night and Just Imagine: The Reunion Concert - 4/29/2017