16th Annual Tackle the Tower
Stair Climb Race & Walk

to benefit Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland

42 Floors! 802 Steps!

DATE

Saturday, February 3, 2018

PLACE

NEW LOCATION!!

Terminal Tower at Tower City Center
848 Public Square
Cleveland, OH 44113

EVENTS

Stair Climb - Timed (42 Floors)
Stair Climb - Fun Walk (42 Floors)
Kids Climb - Fun Run/Walk (10 Floors) Ages 10 & Under Only

TIMING SYSTEM

Chip-timed

TIMES

No need to let us know who you will be running with! If you want to run with a group/family/friends, make sure you all register for the same group. Space in each group is LIMITED.

7:00 am - 11:00 am - RACE DAY REGISTRATION & PACKET PICK-UP

8:00 am - 8:30 am - FUN WALK

8:35 am - KIDS CLIMB - Children 10 & Under Tackle 10 Flights

9:00 am - MASCOT MANIA

9:30 am - ELITE DIVISION (Group A) - Elite runners must have a previous finish time in the last two years of under 6 minutes and will be lined up in the order of their finish time and will start every 15 seconds.

9:50 am - PRE REGISTERED RUNNERS START (Beginning with Group B) GROUP B IS SOLD OUT

10:30 am - FIRE FIGHTER CLIMB - Fire Fighters must wear full turn out gear. Air tank must be carried but does not have to be used.

11:10 am - PRE REGISTERED RUNNERS CONTINUE (Beginning with Group C)

Race Day Registrants - Will start after the LAST pre-registered runner - please check the start times when they are posted so you have an idea of when you may start.

***This year runners will choose a group during the registration process. Each group has a different start time and those times will be listed below...

TEAM CHALLENGES

7th Annual Fireman's Team Challenge Traveling Trophy - Have the most firehouse members participate and win the Ronald McDonald House Fireman's Team Challenge Traveling Trophy.

Team Challenge- Start a team and compete against other teams in your division. There will be 3 divisions: Male, Female, & Co-ed. Teams will consist of 4 team members. Co-ed teams must be 2 Males and 2 Females. Top 3 fastest combined team times in each division will receive awards.

GROUP START TIMES - Group rosters will be posted Friday, February 2, 2018 at 10:00 am

Group A (Elite Division) - 9:30am - 9:45am

Group B - 9:50am - 10:20am SOLD OUT

Fire Fighters - 10:30am - 11:00am

Group C - 11:10am - 11:40am

Group D - 11:40am - 12:10pm

 

REGISTRATION (NO REFUNDS)

Pre-Registration Rates:

Stair Climb - Timed ($28.00 - T-shirt Guaranteed)

Stair Climb - Fun Walk ($28.00 - T-shirt Guaranteed)

Kids Climb ($12 Includes T-Shirt)

Online registration will close Friday, February 2, 2018 at 9:00 am

No need to let us know who you will be running with! If you want to run with a group/family/friends, make sure you all register for the same group. Space in each group is LIMITED.


Race Day Registrations Rates:

Stair Climb - Timed ($33.00 - T-shirt based on availability)

Stair Climb - Fun Walk ($33.00 - T-shirt based on availability)

Kids Climb ($12 - T-shirt based on availability)

 

STEP UP AND MAKE AN IMPACT!


Additional fundraising is encouraged AND rewarded.


Create your own personal fundraising webpage and invite your friends and family to pledge their support as you Tackle the TowerCLICK HERE to set up your page today!


All proceeds from your efforts will support the Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland’s mission of keeping families together by providing a home-away-from-home during the most difficult of times as they address their child’s most critical healthcare needs. The individual and team that raise the most will be recognized and rewarded!

Participants who raise at least $150 for RMH will receive a waterproof jacket with microfleece lining!

 

WHAT YOU GET

16th Annual Tackle the Tower T-shirt
Enjoy pre-race warm up, beverages, variety of snacks, special giveaways, music and back by popular demand…..dance party with local mascots such as Moondog, Sir CC, Chomps and more!

VOLUNTEERING

If you are interested in volunteering for Tackle the Tower or other activities at the Ronald McDonald House, please contact Claire Donovan at (216) 229-5757 ext. 1120 or cdonovan@rmhcleveland.org

MORE INFORMATION

For more information, contact Hermes Sports & Events at (216) 623-9933.