The 2017 Tall Betsy 6k will take place on Saturday, October 28 at 6pm!
Youth registration option is for children 13 years and younger and includes race entry, a youth shirt, and a kids meal.
June 12-June 15 Early Bird price: $25/$17 youth
June 16-Sept 30: $30/$22 youth
Oct 1-Oct 27: $35/27 youth
Oct 28-29 (in store at Terra Running Co or at the race if spots remain): $40/$32 youth
All registered participants will get an awesome cotton/poly blend race t-shirt! Register before October 12 to guarantee your shirt size!
All participants are invited to celebrate outrunning Tall Betsy at the After-Party in Greenway Park on Raider Drive following the race. Local band, Bad Tattoo, will be playing LIVE, dinner, lots of Halloween fun, and an awards ceremony for age group, overall, and costume contest winners! Don't miss the spookiest and fun After-Party in Cleveland! Additional meal tickets can be purchased for for $7 during registration.
There will be 4 Haunt Zones along the 6 kilometer course, spooking you into running faster! Each Haunt Zone is organized by a local nonprofit group, receiving a donation to their organization for participating! Runners and walkers will vote for their FAVORITE Haunt Zone after the race, and the winning Haunt Zone will win an extra big winning donation! This year's Haunt Zones organizations are:
We always need trusty volunteers to help us make our races awesome! If you are interested in being part of the Tall Betsy fun, but you don't want to run, email Cleveland@TerraRunning.com and let us know you'd like to volunteer! Volunteers will get a race shirt and be invited to share in the food after the race!
The race will start and end at the Pavilion on Raider Drive and run north on the Greenway past Tinsley Park and back to the Greenway Park. Haunt Zones are notated with colored boxes in the map below.
We encourage participants to park in the Cooke's Food Store parking lot and walk on the Greenway to the race staging area at the Pavilion on Raider Drive.
It's not as big as the New York City Marathon, but we will be using the same timing technology! The race will be chip timed by Terra Running Company and the results will be immediately posted at RunTallBetsy.com when you cross the finish line!