Gritty City 5K and 1 Mile 2017

Presented by Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry

To benefit LMM's Youth Programs


Saturday, October 21, 2017


Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry
4515 Superior Ave.

Cleveland, Ohio 44103

Start Time

Registration and Packet Pickup - 8:00am
5K and 1 Mile Walk - 9:00am

***FREE parking is available in the Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry parking lot across from the building


1 Mile


5K - Pull tag
1 Mile - Untimed

Please consider making a donation or becoming a fundraiser!  All proceeds will benefit Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry's Youth Programs, which provide emergency shelter services for homeless, runaway and other vulnerable teens, out-of-school time programming, and independent living services for foster care youth.
Thank you!


Pre-Registration - Adults: $25.00

Pre-Registration - Youth (12 & Under): $20.00

Team Registration: $20.00 per member (must have at least 4 people on team) - MAIL IN OPTION ONLY

Early Packet Pick-up and Happy Hour - Friday, October 20
Goldhorn Brewery
1361 East 55th St.
Cleveland, OH 44103


*Happy Hour includes two drink tickets and appetizers. A great way to kick off your weekend!

To RSVP for the Happy Hour at $25.00, please visit

Online registration closes Friday, October 20 at 9:00am

All mailed entries must be received by Wednesday, October 18
Make checks payable to HERMES and mail to:

Hermes Sports & Events
2425 West 11th St., Suite #2
Cleveland, OH 44113
Registration on Race Day ($30.00) cash or check only

Awards - 5K Only

Awards presented to the top male and top female overall and top three males and females in the following age categories:
13 & Under, 14-20, 21-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-60, 61 & Over

What You Get

T-shirt for first 200 registrants
Handmade finisher medals!

Post race refreshments
Awards to top finishers
Music, games, local vendors and prizes!


Create or join a team with your friends, family and/or co-workers to add some additional competition to the race!

More Information

For more information about the race, contact Hermes Sports & Events at (216) 623-9933
For more information about Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry, call 216-658-4721 or visit