Sun, Sep 10, 2023

8 AM – 10 AM EDT (GMT-4)

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DiSanto Field

1747 East 118th Street, Cleveland, OHIO 44106, United States

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CWRUcio Quidditch Team and CWRU for Autism Acceptance present Spartan Run for Autism! This 5K charity run/walk is open to all members of the Cleveland community and will begin on DiSanto football field at Case Western Reserve University on Sunday, September 10th at 8:00 AM. The route passes through the Case Western campus, returning to DiSanto field at the end. All proceeds of this event will be donated to The Orange Effect Foundation, a charity dedicated to funding speech therapy for autistic children and others with speech disorders. To learn more about Orange Effect, please refer to the links at the bottom of the description. The first 30 who register will receive a free Spartan Run for Autism t-shirt! Reserve your tickets online at Campus Groups for $10. Additional donations will be accepted and appreciated! The race will proceed rain or shine!

If you are interested in volunteering, please visit this link. Thank you!

Minor Waiver: 

If you are under 18 years of age, you must fill out this waiver form.


If you are over 18 years of age, you must fill out this waiver form.

You will not be able to run without downloading this file and then uploading it on the next page after clicking "register." You can also submit the waiver here:

8:00 AM - Check-In and Registration
8:30 AM - 5K Run/Walk Starts
10:00/10:15 AM - Awards Ceremony 

Race Route:
The map of the race route and security stations can be found here. It may be helpful to be familiar with the route before the run, but there will be volunteers to direct you so no need to worry if you aren't!

Please park in the adjoining parking garage behind DiSanto Field, Lot 46. An attendant will be present and parking will cost $7.

Medals will be awarded to the top 3 male and female runners in the following age categories:
18 and under
19 - 30
Above 30

Online sales are available through Campus Groups. If you prefer to pay in person, we accept cash or checks made out to "The Orange Effect Foundation." All sales (online and in person) close Sunday, September 18th, 2021 at 8:30am when the race begins.

Contact Info: 
For more information about this event, please contact the event organizer Vivian Cox at

Learn More: 
To learn more about the charity The Orange Effect Foundation: The Orange Effect Foundation

To learn more about CWRU for Autism Acceptance: 

To learn more about the CWRUcio Quidditch Team: 


DiSanto Field

1747 East 118th Street, Cleveland, OHIO 44106, United States