Recreation Center

Homecoming 5k Race

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Run for Pride, Run for Cleveland State!

CSU Rec Homecoming 5kThe CSU Rec's Homecoming 5k Race is a 3.1-mile race on and around the Cleveland State University campus to help celebrate Homecoming! Alumni, students, faculty, staff and Rec Center members, as well as our friends in the general public are welcome and encouraged to join in this fun and competitive race. Mark your calendar, break out your running (or walking) shoes, and don’t miss this fun race!

When: Saturday, October 7, 2017
Where: CSU Rec Center: 2420 Chester Ave., Cleveland, OH 44115
Time: Registration & check-In opens @ 8am  ||  Race begins @ 9am
Fees: CSU Students, Alumni and Staff: $20  ||  Non-CSU Affiliates: $25  ||  Race-Day Registration: $30

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Registration is now OPEN! Click here to sign up!

What You Get
  • All pre-registered entrants will receive a free t-shirt and race goodie bag. Race-Day entrants may receive t-shirts and goody bags only while supplies last.
  • Refreshements will be provided for all race entrants.

CSU Rec's Homecoming 5K Race

  • Awards will be given to the top three (3) overall male and female finishers. The top male and female in each of the age groups will also receive awards.
  • Age groups: Men & Women 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over.


Race Course

The race course will take participants through the Cleveland State University campus, as well as parts of downtown Cleveland surrounding campus. Check out the race route below. (Click to enlarge)

CSU Rec Homecoming 5K Race Route 2017