PHOTOS | Akron Marathon

10/05/2018 On Sept. 29, more than 8,000 people finished races during the FirstEnergy Akron Marathon. According to published results, 883 people finished the full marathon, 2,971 finished the half, and about ... Read More...

The Devil Running the Blue Line | Part Three

Why Akron | From the #1 photos and words by Claude Christensen 08/16/2018 (Note: This is part of a series of stories about the Akron Marathon. To view the first story, click here. To view the second story,... Read More...

The Devil Running the Blue Line

A Brief History of Marathon Running and the Akron Marathon by Claude Christensen 07/12/2018 26 miles and 385 yards. That’s the length of a marathon. The story of that strange distance and why people ru... Read More...