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Columbus Half Marathon 10K + 5K


Sun August 12, 2018
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Location: Groveport, OH US 43125 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk, Walk Only
Events
Event Time Price Details
Half Marathon
Time
7:00AM EDT
Price
$55
Registration ends August 11, 2018 at 6:00pm EDT
Half Marathon - WALKER
Time
7:00AM EDT
Price
$55
Registration ends August 11, 2018 at 6:00pm EDT
10K
Time
7:00AM EDT
Price
$45
Registration ends August 11, 2018 at 6:00pm EDT
10K - WALKER
Time
7:00AM EDT
Price
$45
Registration ends August 11, 2018 at 6:00pm EDT
5K
Time
7:10AM EDT
Price
$35
Registration ends August 11, 2018 at 6:00pm EDT
5K - WALKER
Time
7:10AM EDT
Price
$35
Registration ends August 11, 2018 at 6:00pm EDT
Place
3066 Spangler Rd
Groveport, OH US 43125
Description

COLUMBUS' ORIGINAL AND OLDEST HALF MARATHON  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 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 linda@ultrafit-usa.com 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 linda@ultrafit-usa.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.
HEADPHONES: Permitted.
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 linda@ultrafit-usa.com.

See you at the finish line and wish you the best of success in your training. 

 

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All About The Race

IMPORANT information about the race:
 
Start Time: Half and 10K - 7:00am --- 5K - 7:10am
 
Location: Three Creeks Metro Park (SYCAMORE FIELDS) 3066 Spangler Road. Do not google Sycamore Fields. It takes you to another park location within Three Creeks.
 
Parking: Ample and free parking is available at the venue.
 
Start/Finish: The start and finish line are at Sycamore Fields.  Upon finishing there will be a post race food & drink provided by Ultrafit-USA.

Course Maps:

Go to http://www.ultrafit-usa.com/columbus-half-marathon-10k--5k 

Water Stations:  There are water stations that include Gatorade approximately every 2 miles plus two ice stations.
 
Restrooms:  There will be porta potties located near the start/finish line and on the 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 linda@ultrafit-usa.com before 1pm on Saturday 8/11 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. 
 

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 linda@ultrafit-usa.com by 5pm on August 19th.  Central Ohio winners may pick up their plaques at Columbus Running Company (Dublin location) while winners outside of Central Ohio will be mailed. 
 
Packet Pick-Up: Packet pick-up will be available the Columbus Running Company Dublin location from Thursday, August 9th through Saturday, August 11th at 5pm. CRC Dublin is located at 6465 Perimeter Dr, Dublin 43016.  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.

If you have any questions about the race that have not been answered, please email linda@ultrafit-usa.com or call the race hotline with any questions at 614-332-5205!

See you at the starting line!