Santa Speedo Dash Benefitting Central Ohio Diabetes Association

Sat December 14, 2019 Columbus, OH 43215 US

Join in the fun at the Santa Speedo Dash for Diabetes Fundraiser. The 8th Annual 5K /1 Mile Event benefits the diabetes camps and programs of the Central Ohio Diabetes Association (an Agency of LifeCare Alliance). To learn more about our camps, visit

Speedos are encouraged, but not mandatory. Get into the fun with your festive holiday wear! Event participants and donors help to raise funding for programs, services and camp for those living with diabetes. The actual cost for a camper to attend our residential camp, Camp Hamwi, is $2,000 per camper.

LifeCare Alliance 

Central Ohio Diabetes Association Facebook page!


Additional Race Information

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Your 5K or 1 Mile entry includes:
  • Post-race participant food buffet from L.A. Catering
  • Bib number with timing chip
  • Participant swag
  • Access to post event celebration at Strongwater, music and FUN!
Click PDF to the right for the event poster, print, post and share with your friends!


Sponsorship/Corporate Teams

Please contact Candice LaFramboise at 614-437-2916 or



Please note that participation with dogs is not allowed. Those will service animals will be allowed to have them along during the event, but insurance regulations for the event prohibit participation with pets otherwise. Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.


Event Day Timeline

8:45 a.m.:     Race day registration begins at Strongwater, beverages available for purchase. 


9:45 a.m.:     Santa Speedo Dash Kids Fun Run Begins, Genoa Park

10:00 a.m.:   Santa Speedo Dash Starts, Runners followed by walkers, Genoa Park (behind COSI)
11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.      Post Race Party and Awards at Strongwater Events (401 W. Town St. Columbus, OH 43215)
Music by DJ Matthew Sphar, Santa Claus himself & food buffet for race participants provided by L.A. Catering

Awards for the following:

*   Top Fundraiser awards
*   Top 3 male and female runners
*   Best Dressed Dasher contest. Prizes awarded to top 3 males & females.



12:30 p.m. Holiday Enchantment at Land Grant (424 W. Town St.)
(Show your Race Bib or wristband, 20% of your tab benefits the Central Ohio Diabetes Association)





Your Participation and Fundraising Makes Diabetes Camp Possible!

Race Contact Info

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Genoa Park
303 W. Broad St.
Columbus, OH US 43215

ImageTo view photos from the 2018 Camp Hamwi, click here.


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