Lost Boys Fun Run

Sat May 18, 2019 Plain City, OH US 43064 Directions

Join the Buckeye Clinic in South Sudan on Saturday, May 18, 2019, for the inaugural Lost Boys Fun Run that will help support the work of the Lost Boys’ Buckeye Clinic in South Sudan. These untimed events will take place at the beautiful Glacier Ridge Metro Park near Dublin. This event allows participants of all ages and skill levels to enjoy various run options including a 5K, 1.5-mile, and 0.9-mile run or walk all in a natural setting of woods and nature preserve. Run or walk at your own pace with family, friends, school teams or by yourself.

Learn more about the Lost Boys’ story as you read the thirty signs posted along the .8-mile run. Mark your calendars for May 18th, and join us for a run that will help save lives in South Sudan.

This is an all-weather event that will be held rain or shine. In the event of severe weather (lightning, extreme winds, etc), the event will not be held. There are no refunds for this event, all sales are final.

Youth pricing available!

There are special pricing discounts available for youth: registrants ages 5 & Under are free, ages 6-11 are $10 off the adult price, and ages 12-23 are $5 off the adult price. Please note: discounts will apply automatically at checkout. 

Additional Event Information

Route Options

At any time between 9:00 and 11:30 AM, you can begin your chosen race distance. There are options of 5K, 1.5-miles, and 0.9 miles, and maps are provided below. Courses all overlap and the park is not closed to the public. Please be aware of others along the way and be safe. Along the 0.9-mile route, there will be 30 signs along the route with paintings by the Lost Boys and their story.


Glacier Ridge Metro Park Rangers will be assisting with parking on event morning. Please obey all signage and instructions as you arrive to park.

Race Day Timeline

  • 9:00 AM - Race day pickup and registration will begin, and events begin shortly after. If you plan on running/racing the 5K, we recommend (but don't require) starting now to run with others and avoid the heat of the day. Remember, this is a "choose your own start time" event so you can start anytime between 9-10:30 AM
  • 11:30 AM - Last possible starting time for any event. 


All distances are accurately measured and you can be confident that your distance is correct. These events are untimed and there are no placement awards. We encourage all to run or walk their own race!

Choose Your Start Time!

The day's events will begin at 9:00 AM, and you can start your run or walk anytime between 9:00 - 11:30 AM. 

Other Available Activities

Glacier Ridge Metro Park also has a Kids' obstacle course and a Natural Play Area including towers, ramps, ropes, ladders, and the very popular children's zip line.

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

9801 Hyland Croy Rd
Plain City, OH US 43064
5K route
1.5-mile route
0.9-mile route

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