John Barr 5K

Tue July 4, 2023 Bexley, OH 43209 US Directions


5K Run/Walk

8:00AM EDT


The John Barr 5K is back again for 2023! Join us in Bexley on the morning of July 4 to get your Independence Day off and running!


All participants will receive a race bag. Register by June 11, 2023, to be guaranteed a race shirt and save up to $10! After June 11, shirts and shirt sizes will be first come, first serve. All shirt sizes that are currently available will be listed within the registration platform in real time. Any sizes that are no longer available will be listed as "Sold Out". To find out whether your shirt size is still available, click through the registration process to see if your size is still listed.

Race Contact Info

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Additional Event Information


Register early and save!
Early registration price: $30 (by 6/11 at 11:59pm)
Regular registration price: $35 (6/12 - 7/3 at 11:59pm)
Day of event registration price: $40 (7/4)

Early Packet Pickup

Save time in line on race morning and stop by the Bexley Senior Center (420 N Cassady Ave, Columbus, OH 43209) on Sunday, July 2, from 12 pm to 4 pm to pick up your race materials early. Race day packet pickup will also be available inside Jeffrey Mansion, starting at 630a.


There are options on Clifton (West of Parkview), 2100 Clifton Ave (Bexley Pool), and the Jeffrey Park Tennis Court lot off of Clifton Ave.

Race Day Timeline

  • 630a - Race day packet pickup begins
  • 800a - The John Barr 5K is underway!
  • After you finish - check by the awards table to see if you won!


There are plenty of awards to go around at the John Barr 5K! Awards will be presented to the top overall male and female finisher, as well as the top 3 male/female finishers in each of the following age categories: 12 & under, 13-14, 15-18,19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, and 65 & over. Stop by the awards table after you finish to see if you are taking home an award!

Route Map


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