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It’s almost time to put away the snow boots and pull out your running and walking shoes! The 7th Annual Fishcreek Raccoon Run will be held on Sunday, April 29th, and will consist of a 5K and 1-mile Fun Run centered through the neighborhoods of Fishcreek Elementary School. The Raccoon Run promotes the health and wellness of the district’s students and the community as a whole, while supporting the students of Fishcreek Elementary. 


Registration fees

5K: Closed

  1. $25.00
    Dec 31 - Apr 29

5K and 1-MILE FUN RUN: Closed

  1. $25.00
    Dec 31 - Apr 29


  1. $15.00
    Dec 31 - Apr 29


THANK YOU to those that participated in, volunteered, or sponsored this year's Fishcreek Raccoon Run!!  We look forward to seeing you again next year, April 28, 2019 for the 8th annual Fishcreek Raccoon Run!

Here are this year's Race results.  If you won a medal, but did not pick it up on Sunday, they were mailed out yesterday.  Congratulations to all of our runners and walkers!!

THANK YOU to our GENEROUS Sponsors!!

Title Sponsor 

Burn Boot Camp - Stow

Pack Level Sponsors 

City of Stow


Fogg Corporate Properties

Gavin Scott Salon & Spa

Juice Technologies, Inc. dba Plug Smart

Thomas J. & Marjorie S. Gray Foundation, Inc.

Raccoon Level Sponsors 

DJ Kenny Kidd

Falls Motor City

Giant Eagle

Kid's Country

LifeCenter Plus

McElhinney and Breha Orthodontics


Vertical Runner

Young's Screenprinting & Embroidery

Cub Level Sponsors 

Anne White, Younique Presenter

Callahan's Carpet House, Inc.

LaBella Associates, D.P.C.

Little Leapers, Inc.



TTR Shipping

Paw Level Sponsors 

Annette Vanik - Thirty-One Gifts Consultant


Dontino's Fine Italian Cuisine

Floor Coverings International

Handel's Ice Cream

Jen Miklovich - Travel Consultant with The Magic for Less Travel

Mertes Pediatric Dentistry

Peoples Bank

Stow Chiropractic Health Center

Sweet Frog

The Nanny Connection

In Kind Sponsors

2 Girls Cafe & Bakery

Akron Rubber Ducks

Aladdin's Eatery

All About Dance By Kristen


Beef O Brady's 

Bistro On Main

Cold Stone - Hudson

Cupcake Binge

Dr. Kelly Gallagher - Advanced Chiropractic & Wellness Center

El Campesino

Fox Den Golf Course

Garrett's Mill Diner

Gretchen Alimov

Iron Grill - Coming soon to Stow

Kent State Ice Rink

Libby Yeargin - Scentsy Consultant

Linda Bosela Photography

Luchita's - Hudson

Mac's Indoor Golf

Marty's Bike Shop

Pancho & Lefty's

Panini's - Stow

Pizza Hut - Stow

Rose Crews - Norwex Consultant

Sara Morrison - Modere Consultant

Sarah Korth - Sek Handmade


Sinfully Good Body & Soul

Sky Zone of Boston Heights

Step 2

Stephanie Thompson - Posh Consultant

Sto-Kent Family Center

Ultimate Wash - Hudson

Packet Pickup | Health Fair

PACKET PICK UP will take place on April 27, 2018 from 6:00-8:00pm at: 

Heritage Barn
5238 Young Road
Stow, OH 44224

The RACCOON RUN HEALTH FAIR will also be taking place at this time. Please be sure to stop in the health fair to speak with our sponsors, check out our fabulous prize baskets, purchase Raccoon Run swag and maybe even spot Rocky, our mascot raccoon!


IMPORTANT NOTICE: The following waivers MUST be signed before you can be given your Race Packet. You can sign in advance to help save time or if you are having someone else pick up your race day packet.

Adult USATF Waiver

Minor (under age 18) USATF Waiver

Late Registration

LATE REGISTRATION will take place on April 29, 2018 from 6:00-8:00pm at:  Heritage Barn  5238 Young Road, Stow, OH 44224

While you are not required to pre-register, it is highly recommended and appreciated. In order to guarantee yourself a t-shirt, your registration must be received no later than April 16, 2018. Because this is a fundraiser for Fishcreek Elementary, no refunds will be issued for registration cancellations. Registrations received without payment are not valid.

You may also Late Register on April 29, 2018, which is Race Day at Silver Springs Park (race start) in the Heritage Barn. Please plan well and arrive early! Parking will be closed off at 7:30am so that we can prepare the start line. **Do not arrive at Fishcreek Elementary for late registration on Race Day!**

Race Course


Event Schedule

  • April 30 9:30 AM EDT - 5K Awards

  • April 27 6:00 PM EDT - Packet Pick Up / Late Registration / Health Fair (Heritage Barn)

  • April 29 6:30 AM EDT - Race Day Registration/Check-In (Heritage Barn, Silver Springs)

  • April 29 8:00 AM EDT - 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk

  • April 29 8:30 AM EDT - 5K Race (Race course open for 1 hour)

Contact Information

Event Location

Silver Springs, Stow, OH

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