Join us for the Columbus Half Marathon, 10K & 5K on August 12th, 2018 beginning at 7:00am. The venue this year will take place at Three Creeks Metro Park (SYCAMORE FIELDS ON SPANGLER ROAD). Recognized as the premier training distance for fall marathon runners the Columbus Half Marathon, 10K & 5K is for anyone interested in health, fitness and fun. All finishers (Half Marathon, 10K & 5K) will receive a custom medal for their accomplishment. Both runners and walkers are welcome to compete regardless of speed and experience.
RACE DATE: August 12th, 2018
RACE ADDRESS: Three Creeks Metro Park (Sycamore Fields) DO NOT GOOGLE SYCAMOE FIELDS. IT WILL TAKE YOU TO ANOTHER THREE CREEKS PARK ENTRANCE. GO TO 3066 SPANGLER ROAD.
RACE START TIMES: Half Marathon & 10K - 7am ----- 5K @ 7:10am
PACKET PICK-UP: Packet pick-up will open for the event will be held at Columbus Running Company located at 6465 Perimeter Dr in Dublin and Columbus Running Company located at 1250 Hill Rd N in Pickerington on Thursday, August 9th and continue through Saturday, August 11th at 5pm. They are open from 10am - 8pm on Thursday/Friday and from 10am - 5pm on Saturday. For your convenience you may designate anyone to pick up for you, all they need is your name. If you are unable to pick up in advance, we will be available on race morning at the venue from 6am - 6:45am.
COURSE MAPS: Half - https://www.runningahead.com/maps/ad4e639c950445c09263ce8e01668806?unit=mi&map=roadmap 10K 5K
PARKING: Sycamore Fields (free)
AWARDS: Custom finisher medals will be awarded to all participants as they cross the finish line. Each winner in the following age divisions for all 3 distances will receive a personalized plaque upon request: 19-under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, and 80+. Walkers will not receive age group awards, but the top 3 in each event, Half, 10K or 5K will be eligible for a plaque. If you qualify for an award please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org by August 19th. Local winners will be notified via email when ready for pick-up at CRC Dublin while winners outside of Central Ohio will be mailed.
RESULTS: As soon as you cross the finish line, you may view your time at https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Hilliard/ColumbusHalfMarathon10K5K ,official results will be published within 24 hours of the finish.
CHANGE in DISTANCE: Please do not register for one event but run another as this plays havoc with participant results. If you would like to change your distance, please do so by emailing email@example.com by Saturday, August 11th @ Noon.
WATER STATIONS: Water stations which include Gatorade will be available every 2-2.5 miles on the course.
DOGS: Dogs on leashes are welcome at the race, we only ask that you line up at the back of the group for the safety of all participants.
STROLLERS: Strollers are very welcome at the race, we only ask that you line up at the back of the group for the safety of all participants.
PORTA POTTIES: Porta potties will be available at the start/finish line and will be available on the course.
ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS: For any questions not answered here, please call 614-332-5205 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
See you at the finish line and wish you the best of success in your training.