In This Issue

The Towpath Trilogy
Race Series

The Towpath Half Marathon 
April 9, 2017

June 18, 2017

October 8, 2017


Save the Date- Towpath Trail Stage 3 Groundbreaking
April 22ndgroundbreaking

As announced at our Towpath Tappening event this past Friday, we have found the perfect date to celebrate construction beginning on Stage 3 of the Towpath Trail- Earth Day morning Saturday, April 22nd. 

Details are still being developed- stay tuned to our Facebook and newsletter for more info.  

Stage 3 of the Towpath Trail Extension will run 1.9 miles from the Northern entrance of Steelyard Commons to Literary Ave. This stage will provide an important link between Tremont, Steelyard Commons and the public outdoor recreation area Clark Fields.


Canalway Partners is proud to announce that Fran DiDonato has joined the organization as Assistant Director. Fran has previously worked for organizations including the City of Cleveland, the Cleveland Water Alliance and Fresh Water Cleveland.  

Sponsor Announcementssponsor

Canalway Partners welcomes BASF as a Silver Sponsor of the Towpath Half Marathon. 

We are also proud to announce that MetroHealth will expand their presence at the Towpath Trilogy- they will now provide emergency services and a medical tent for all three races. 

Learn more about becoming a Towpath Trilogy sponsor
Towpath Trilogy 2017
Registration Now OpenRegistration

Registration is now open for all three 2017 Towpath Trilogy races. 

The Towpath Trilogy shows off different sections of the Towpath Trail at different times of the year. The Trilogy features a variety of race lengths to accommodate runners (and walkers) of all experience levels- racers can "Conquer the Towpath Trilogy" by participating in all three events in a race season. 

The  Towpath Half Marathon, featuring 3-mile, 5-mile and 13.1-mile race lengths is April 9th, 2017.

Early-bird registration has been extended to January 20th- register now to lock in the lowest rate!

The  Towpath Ten-Ten, featuring 10k and 10-mile race lengths is June 18th, 2017.

The  Towpath Marathon, featuring 10k, 13.1-mile and 26.2 mile race lengths is October 8, 2017.

How Can I Help?  Help

The most efficient way to help Canalway Partners develop the Towpath Trail is to become a member

See you on the trail,

Ken Schneider