Groveport, OH US 43125
COLUMBUS' ORIGINAL AND OLDEST HALF MARATHON
Join us for the Mount Carmel Columbus Half Marathon, 10K & 5K on August 7th, 2016 beginning at 7:00am. This years race will take place at the beautiful Three Creeks Metro Park Sycamore Fields Area. 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 handsome medal for their accomplishment. Both runners and walkers are welcome to compete regardless of speed and experience. We look forward to seeing you at this years races and wish you the best of success in your training.
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IMPORANT information about the race:
Start Time: Half/10K - 7am --- 5K - 7:10am
Location: Three Creeks Metro Park - Sycamore Fields Entrance - Entrance off of Spangler Rd. For specific directions, please call the race hotline at 614-332-5205.
Parking: Ample and free parking is available at the venue.
Start/Finish: The start and finish line are at the same location at Sycamore Fields. Upon finishing there will be a post race food & drink.
Water Stations: There are water stations that include Gatorade approximately every 2.5 miles. For the Half Marathon there will be 8 opportunities for a water station, a total of 4 stations that you may visit 2x on your out and back course.
Restrooms: There will be porta-potties at the start/finish line and they will be on the course. For half marathon participants, there will be 6 opportunities for a restroom, a total of 3 restrooms that you may visit 2x on your out and back course.
Changes to Your Distance: Should you decide to change your event, i.e. Half to 10K, 10K to Half, 10K to 5K, please email email@example.com before 4pm on Saturday 8/6 or stop by the registration tent so you may ensure your finish time is accurately recorded. Please do not run a different distance without notifying us of your change so all results may be recorded correctly for all participants.
Dogs/Strollers: Dogs on leashes and strollers are welcome at the race, we only ask that you line up at the back of the group for the safety of all participants.
Awards: Finisher medals will be awarded to all participants. Custom & personalized plaques will be awarded in the HALF MARATHON, 10K and 5K for the top three finishers in each category: 19-under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+, Walkers. If you are a winner and would like your plaque, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm on Wednesday, August 10th. Central Ohio winners may pick up their plaques at Columbus Running Company (Dublin location) while winners outside of Central Ohio will be mailed. In addition, FINISH LINE ENGRAVERS will be on-site to engrave your medal for an additional fee.
Packet Pick-Up: Packet pick-up is going on now at all 4 Central Ohio Columbus Running Company location and will continue through Saturday, August 6th at 5pm. If you are unable to make it, you may designate anyone to pick up for you, all they need is your name. If you are coming from out of town or can't make it during the week, no worries, you may also pick up your packet on race morning starting at 6am.
Hours for pick-up at ALL Columbus Running Company Locations are 10am - 8pm on Thursday and Friday, 10am - 5pm on Saturday.
CRC Pickerington - 1250 Hill Rd North, Pickerington 43147
CRC Short North - 765 N High St, Columbus 43215
CRC Westerville - 50 N State St, Westerville 43081
CRC Dublin - 6465 Perimter Dr, Dublin 43016
If you have any questions about the race that have not been answered, please email email@example.com or call the race hotline with any questions at 614-332-5205!
See you at the starting line!