COLUMBUS' ORIGINAL AND OLDEST HALF MARATHON
Join us for the "Mount Carmel" Columbus Half Marathon, 10K & 5K on August 9th, 2015 beginning at 7:00am. This years race will take place at beautiful Three Creeks Metro Park Sycamore Fields Area. 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 Half Marathon finishers will receive a handsome medal for their accomplishments. Both runners and walkers are welcome to compete regardless of speed and experience. We look forward to seeing you at this years race and wish you the best of success in your training.
Sunday, August 9th. The race will start and finish at the Three Creeks Metro Park Sycamore Fields Area.
::: HALF MARATHON & 10K: 7:00AM
::: 5K: 7:10AM
::: Runners and walkers will enjoy the tree lined course along the trails of Three Creeks Metro Park. A map of each course can be viewed above.
::: All participants will receive a goody bag consisting of a great looking technical shirt, race number, McDonald's healthy choice coupon, energy bar, post race food and beverage.
::: Finisher medals will be awarded to all participants in the HALF MARATHON. Handsome 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. Award winners will have plaques mailed. Simply e-mail Linda at firstname.lastname@example.org and leave your name and mailing address by August 17th to claim your award. Mention your age group and place. Thank you.
::: Over 1000 runners and walkers are expected to attend the event so beat the rush and pick-up your race packet in advance.
You can register four ways:
1) Complete the printable race entry form and mail it to: ULTRAFIT-USA, PO Box 629, Hilliard,Ohio 43026.
2) Register on-line.
3) In store registration and packet pick-up at any of the four Columbus Running Company locations from August 5th thru the 8th.
::: 6465 Perimeter Drive in Dublin 614-764-0855
::: 765 High Street Columbus 614-947-7717
::: 50 N. State Street Westerville 614-523-2377
::: 1250 Hill Rd. N Pickerington 614-863-4073
4) Register and pick-up packet on race day at Three Creeks (Sycamore Fields) beginning at 5:30am
RACE PACKETS CAN ALSO BE PICKED-UP ON RACE DAY AT THREE CREEKS STARTING AT 5:30AM
::: For any questions please contact us at (614) 332-5205
ENTRY FEES: *(See how to save $5 per entry when registering 4+ people)
::: HALF MARATHON: $55 - RACE DAY: $60
::: 10K: $45 - RACE DAY: $55
::: 5K: $35 - RACE DAY $40
*FRIENDS & FAMILY PACK: Take $5 off per entry by registering yourself and another 3+ friends. Simply register on-line or print the registration form from this site (see above) and make a copy for each friend. All 4+ entry forms must be mailed together in the same envelope.
THE RACE IS AT THREE CREEKS (SYCAMORE FIELDS). DO NOT GO TO THE PARK ENTRANCE AT BIXBY ROAD. FROM COLUMBUS TAKE THE ROUTE 33 EXIT TOWARD LANCASTER. EXIT ON ROUTE 317 (HAMILTON RD.) TURN RIGHT AND YOU WILL PASS THE RICART FORD DEALERSHIP. LOOK IMMEDIATELY FOR WILLIAMS RD. AND TURN RIGHT. GO ABOUT 3 MILES AND TURN RIGHT ON SPANGLER RD. LOOK FOR SYCAMORE FIELDS ABOUT 2 MILES ON THE RIGHT. PLENTY OF PARKING.