Hillcrest Hustle is a 5K and 1-mile family fun run/walk. Bring the family and enjoy this fun event benefiting Richfield Elementary (formerly Hillcrest Elementary) students in the Revere Local School District. All proceeds will go toward providing innovative instructional strategies and tools for the students at Richfield Elementary School.

Race Location/Time

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Bath Nature Preserve
4160 Ira Rd.
Akron, Ohio 44333

9:00am 5K

9:05am 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk

Parking Details

Parking is very limited! Please CARPOOL if possible. Please plan to arrive early to allow plenty of time to park and get to starting line. Parking map will be posted closer to race day.

Packet Pick up

Race bibs and T-Shirts will be available for early pick up on Friday, October 5, 2018 from 4:00-6:30pm at the Richfield Elementary Gym located at:

Richfield Elementary
3080 Revere Rd.
Richfield, OH 44286

We recommend picking up packets early to avoid long lines on race day!

On the day of the race, packets will be available from 7:30-8:45am at the Bath Nature Preserve prior to the races.

All pre-registered participants will receive a T-shirt. T-Shirts will be available on race day for same day registrants as supplies last. Extra shirts will also be available for anyone to purchase on a first come basis.

Registration Cost

1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk

  • Early registration $15.00
  • After September 14, 2018 $17.00


  • Early registration $22.50
  • After September 14, 2018 $25.00

5K Age Categories

  • Kindergarten
  • 1st Grade
  • 2nd Grade
  • 3rd Grade
  • 9*-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50 and over

*9 year-olds in the 4th grade will be in this age category.


All participants Age 18 and under in the 5K and 1 mile will receive a ribbon. Awards and/or prizes will be given to the top male and female overall finishers in the 5K and top male and female in each age category.

Top finisher prizes generously donated by Akron Children’s Museum, Akron RubberDucks, Akron Zoo, Aladdin’s Eatery, AultCare, Breads, City BBQ, Country Made Ice Cream, Creative Motion Studios, Dave’s Cosmic Subs, Eddy’s Bike Shop, Firehouse Subs, Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, Gallery of Framing, Health Source, J. Crew, Jump Start Sports, Ken Stewart’s Grill, Leonardo’s Pizza, Lowe’s, Lucky Shoes, Martell School of Dance, Melt Bar and Grilled, Orange Theory Fitness, Pure Haven, Revere Schools Foundation, Second Sole, Village of Richfield Parks and Recreation, and Yoga Bliss.

Post Race Food

There will be free post race snacks generously provided by Dewey’s Pizza, Davis Water Treatment, Giant Eagle, Mustard Seed Market & Cafe, Penn Station, and Main Street Gourmet.

Family Activities

Join us before and after the race for fun family activities for all ages! We will have face painting, music, a coloring table, and more!

Race Map: (We will be following the North Fork Trail)