Circleville Classic 5 Mile Run

Sat October 24 - Sat October 31, 2020 RaceJoy Ready
Events

5 Mile Run/Walk - VIRTUAL

$20 Registration ends October 31, 2020 at 11:59am EDT

5K Run/Walk - VIRTUAL

$20 Registration ends October 31, 2020 at 11:59am EDT

1 Mile Run/Walk - VIRTUAL

$20 Registration ends October 31, 2020 at 11:59am EDT
Description

The 33rd Annual Circleville Classic 5 Mile Run is a VIRTUAL event!

Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the 33rd Annual Circleville Classic 5 Mile Run will be a virtual race. You can pick your own 5-mile, 5K, or 1-mile route and join in the fun. During registration, you will have your choice of a short or long-sleeved shirt that will be mailed directly to you. 

Proceeds benefit the Jeff & Jean McGowan Memorial Scholarship Fund

Jeff passed away on May 26, 2012, and Jean passed away on March 15, 2018.

Additional Race Information

Proceeds benefit the Jeff & Jean McGowan Memorial Scholarship Fund

Jeff McGowan unexpectedly died on May 26, 2012. Jeff was an active member of the Shamrock Club of Columbus. A 1983 graduate of Circleville High School and a 1990 graduate of Ohio University, Jeff set school records at Circleville High School in the 2.5 mile and 5km cross country events as well as in the 800 meters, 1600 meters and 3200 meters. His senior year Jeff placed 3rd in the Ohio High School Athletic Association Cross Country Championships and was second in the 800 meters and 1600 meters at the OHSAA State Track & Field Championships.

Jean McGowan passed away at the age of 89 on March 15, 2018.

You can donate to the Jeff McGowan & Jean McGowan Memorial Scholarship Fund by clicking on the Donate button at the top of the page.

Race t-shirts

Race t-shirts are included for this virtual event, choose a short or long-sleeved shirt during your online registration. Your shirt will be mailed to you.

Sponsors

If you would like to help sponsor the event contact Matt McGowan - runohio@ee.net 

Race Results

You can participate virtually and submit your results from October 17-25 as instructed here: how to submit your virtual results!

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Questions?
RaceJoy

Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Circleville Classic 5 Mile Run.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.

Send-a-Cheer

  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
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