Zoo 'Run Run' 5K & Kids 'Ele-FUN-Run'

Sat May 18, 2019 Powell, OH US 43065 Directions

Zoo Run 5K

8:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT

Kids Ele-Fun-Run

7:30AM EDT - 8:00AM EDT
4850 Powell Rd
Powell, OH US 43065

The 2019 ZOO RUN 5K and Ele-FUN-Run is waiting for YOU!

ZOO RUN IS SOLD OUT! Please join us in 2020!  

Welcome to the Zoo "RunRun" 5K  and Ele-Fun-Run kids race.. This event is all about fun, fitness, friends and,of course... THE ZOO!

Mark Saturday, May 18th on your calendars for a little exercise and lots of FUN! Staged at the worlds greatest animal park, The Columbus Zoo, this is the ideal setting for this family friendly event. Your morning will consist of a 3.1 mile run or walk, and for the kids a 1/4 mile "Ele-FUN-Run". Finish inside the park and enjoy the rest of the day at the Columbus Zoo. Did we mention a FREE pass to the zoo and FREE parking.

WHEN:  May 18th

TIME: 7:30am-Kids 1/4 mile "Ele-FUN-Run" (Ages 9-Under)       8:00am - 5K  

WHERE:  The Columbus Zoo (4850 Powell Rd, Powell, Ohio)

ALL ABOUT IT:  Each participant will receive a colorful tee-shirt, race number, finisher medal, post race refreshments and most important a FREE PASS INTO THE ZOO!!!  If you are a ZOO MEMBER, at the end of registration you will see a question that will take $6 off your entry.   


1) Print & mail in the on-line entry form to ULTRAFIT-USA, PO BOX 629, HILLIARD, OHIO 43026

2) Register online at www.ultrafit-usa.com.

3) Register at the zoo on race day beginning at 6:30am

COURSE MAP:  http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/fullscreen/1063550744 

PACKET PICK-UP:  All race packets will be issued at the zoo entrance beginning at 6:30.am. Zoo members should bring their membership cards to be eligible for the member discount. If you are a spectator and a non-participant you will be required to purchase a discounted ticket ($7.50) to enter the zoo.

RATES: 5K ($38)   Please add $5 for race day sign-ups!

Kids Run: $20 (must pre-register by May 13th to be guaranteed a shirt)

*RATE SAVER: Participants in the 5K can save $5 per entry by registering yourself and 3 or more of your friends for this event. Simply print the on-line entry and make a copy for each runner or walker. Mail all 4+ forms in the same envelope along with payment and take $5 off each registration. You can also register on-line using this link.  In order to recieve the $5 discount on-line, all registrations must be in the same check-out 'cart'. 

Race Contact Info

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ALL ABOUT THE EVENT - Everything you need to know to make it a great race day!


EleFunRun - 7:30am - Conservation Lake (Tiger Shelter)

5K - 8:00am - Conservation Lake (Tiger Shelter)

PARKING: As part of your registration cost, parking will be FREE parking at the main gate to the Zoo located at 4850 W Powell Rd

PACKET PICK-UP -RACE DAY ONLY BEGINNING AT 6:30AM IN FRONT OF THE ZOO! Zoo members should bring their membership cards. If you are a spectator (cheer leader) you will be required to purchase a discount zoo ticket at the registration table. 

HOW WILL I GET IN FREE TO THE ZOO?:  When you pick up your packet you will receive your free ticket to the Zoo.  On race morning please bring this ticket with you for your free entry.   

STROLLERS:  Stollers are allowed on the race course, we just ask that you line up near the end for your safety and the safety of other participants.

FRIENDS/FAMILY DISCOUNT to ZOO:  On race morning, we will have a table set up at registration where you may purchase a discounted ticket to the Zoo for anyone coming with you, but not participating in the event.  The cost is just $5 for children ages 3-9 and seniors 60+, admission is only $7.50 for anyone age 10-59. 

POST RACE FOOD/DRINK:  After you cross the finish line, ULTRAFIT you provide free water, gatorade, fruit and post race snacks so you may replenish and refresh before spending a great day at the Zoo! 

For any questions not answered here, please email linda@ultrafit-usa.com or call the race hotline at 614-332-5205.