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

Free Live Tracking and Progress Alerts on Race Day!
(Race organizers are providing this as an included service.)

Make sure you download the RaceJoy mobile app for live phone tracking at the Circleville Classic 5 Mile Run.

Carry your phone and use RaceJoy to add to your race experience with these key features:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive GPS-based progress alerts at mile points on the course for current pace and estimated finish time.
  • Post to your Facebook and Twitter walls.
  • Have friends and family track your performance.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Supporting spectators can track your blue dot moving along the course from home or at the race site.
  • NearMe proximity alerts notify spectators when you are drawing near.
  • Find each other using RaceJoy’s MeetUp tool.

Send-a-Cheer

  • Receive fun, motivational audio cheers from your supporting fans.
  • Start sending cheers to others doing the race at any time.

The Circleville Classic 5 Mile Run is sponsoring RaceJoy to provide participants and spectators these features for free (normally a 99 cents upgrade fee for both the participant and spectator).

Note:
- Participant must carry phone
- No official race timing information is provided for this race in RaceJoy

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