Register for the 2020 Selfless Elf 5K

Dress in your favorite festive holiday-themed costume and join us for the eighth annual Selfless Elf 5K Run/Walk benefiting the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank.  Enjoy a morning of fun for the entire family with light refreshments and a special appearance by Santa Claus! Your Foodbank looks forward to welcoming you as we raise funds and awareness for those struggling with hunger in our community.

Race Details

  • The race will be chip-timed at both the start and finish lines to achieve the most accurate race results possible.
  • The race will have two separate categories during registration, running and competitive walking.
    • Run/Walk: If you plan to run/jog during any portion of the race, please register as a Run/Walk.
    • Competitive Walkers: If you plan to walk 100% of the course in its entirety (no running/jogging), please register as a Competitive Walker.
  • Both runners and competitive walkers will begin at 8:00AM,but will have different bib colors to distinguish between the categories.
  • If you need to update your registration or switch a runner/walker please contact us.  Transfers are allowed prior to the event start.
  • All participants will receive a long-sleeve special edition race t-shirt and coordinating souvenir striped socks. 
  • Due to the safety of our runners, this is a dog free event.



Event Location
Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank (350 Opportunity Parkway Akron OH 44307); easily accessible from route 59 near downtown Akron.

Early Packet Pickup
Friday, December 18, 4:00PM-7:00PM

Race Day Packet Pickup
Saturday, December 19, 6:30AM-7:45AM


Race Day Schedule-Satuday, December 19
6:30 AM - Race Day Packet Pickup
8:00 AM - Start 5K Run/Walk & Competitive Walk
8:45 AM - 5K Run/Walk Awards
9:15 AM - 5K Competitive Walk Awards & Additional Awards

Awards 5K Run/Walk
Top 3 Male & 3 Female Overall 
Top 3 Male & 3 Female per Age Group in 0-9,10-14,15-18,19-24,25-29,30-34,35-39,40-44,45-49,50-54,55-59,60-64,65-69,70-74,75-79,80 & Up

Awards 5K Competitive Walk
Top 3 Male & 3 Female Overall 
Top 2 Male & 2 Female per Age Group in 0-9,10-14,15-19,20-29,30-39,40-49,50-59,60-69,70-79,80 & Up

Additional Awards
Most Dashing (Best Dressed)
Top VIP Elf

Additional Information

Check us out on our website https://www.akroncantonfoodbank.org!
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Questions
Please contact Megan Daley, events specialist, at 330.777.2318 or mdaley@acrfb.org.

Category

Price for 5K Run/Walk and 5K Competitive Walk will increase in 10 months.
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