Race to Empower

Join Us for the 8th Annual Race to Empower

The race will start and end at:

UCP of Greater Cleveland

10011 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH  44106


  • 10k and 5k scenic courses takes you along the edge of University Circle through Rockefeller Park
  • 10k Run and 5k Run/ Walk (chip-timed) start at 9:00 AM
  • One-Mile Fun Run/ Walk (non-timed) starts at 9:10 AM
  • Jogging strollers and wheelchairs are welcome on both courses
  • Early Packet Pick-up on Saturday, May 2nd at UCP of Greater Cleveland from 12:00-4:00 PM
  • Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-up at 7:30 AM

Registration Details

Click here to register

  • Pre-Registration:
    • Register by February 29, 2020 – $20
    • Register by May 1, 2020 -$25
    • Mail-in entries must be received by Wednesday, April 29
    • Online Registration closes at 9:00 AM on Friday, May 1
  • Race Day Registration – $30 (cash/check only)
  • Kids under the age of 10 are FREE with no t-shirt (option to purchase a shirt for $10)
  • All paid participants who register by April 17 are guaranteed a long sleeve race t-shirt. Subject to availability after that date.


Awards will be given to the top male and female finishers in the 10k and the 5k and the top three male and female finishers in the following age groups:

10 & under, 11-14. 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65 & over


Click the link to find past Race to Empower results!


You can support UCP of Greater Cleveland by fundraising online at www.runsignup.com/Race/Donate/OH/Cleveland/Empower. For instructions on how to set up a fundraising page, click here.


We need 75 volunteers for race day! Click here to view volunteer opportunities. If you are interested, please contact Emily Hastings at 216-791-8363 ext. 1232 or ehastings@ucpcleveland.org.

Corporate Team Challenge

Calling all law firms, accounting firms and banks in the Greater Cleveland region! Now is the chance to show what you and your coworkers are made of. Create a corporate team and go head-to-head with “rival” area businesses in your industry. Prizes will be awarded for most team participants and most money raised for each industry.


Corporate Sponsorships are available! Click here to download the Sponsorship Packet.Click here to download the Sponsorship Packet. Contact Emily Hastings, Special Events & Marketing Coordinator, at (216) 791-8363 ext. 1232 for more information.

A big thank you to Medical Mutual and Giant Eagle for their continued support of the Race to Empower!

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