Summit Metro Parks We're Your Back Yard

Virtual Mother's Day 5K

Support the community's response to COVID-19

May 1 - May 31, 2020

  • Registration: $30/person
  • Kids 14 and under are FREE

This annual 5K has changed to virtual this year in response to the COVID-19 public health emergency. Participants may elect to donate towards the Akron Summit County COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund for a discount on their registration fee. 

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  • Run your virtual race between May 1 and May 31 on a course you choose - in a park, your own neighborhood or even on a treadmill!
  • Donations to the Akron Summit County COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund will be matched with a dollar-for-dollar registration fee discount up to $20.
  • Results will be self-reported, and there will be no official place awards given this year. 
  • If you already registered and no longer wish to participate, refunds for race registrations are available due to the COVID-19 public health emergency. 
  • Paid participants who register by the deadline, ages 15 and older, will receive a shirt. T-shirts for ages 14 and under may be purchased during online registration for $10 each

For more information, please email