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Take part in a run through history Saturday at Lakeview Cemetery

Gather your fastest friends and relay race through Lake View Cemetery, the final resting spot of John D. Rockefeller, Frances Payne Bolton, President James A. Garfield and hundreds other other influential Clevelanders. Hermes Sports & Events will host a running event on Sunday, Oct. 15, beginning at 7:30 a.m. with registration, stretching and two other runs.

The first 500 participants will get running shirts; all will be provided with refreshments, entertainment and a chance to win prizes.

Proceeds from the race benefit the Lake View Cemetery Foundation.

Register online.

Watch the video to learn about the cemetery’s long history.