USATF Certified Course Map!
The start will be on W. Town Street at COSI. Runners and walkers will finish on the waterfront in Genoa Park between COSI and
the great Olentangy that snakes it's way through our beloved city.
- Mile One: Front Street, at the city hall plaque.
- Mile Two: Park Street, at doorway of 724 Park St.
- Mile Three: Perry St, at doorway of 1029 Perry.
- 5K: Perry St, one meter past fire hydrant on right hand side.
- Mile Four: Olentangy bike path, marked on the hill before the pump station.
- Mile Five: Rickenbacker Dr, 10 meters prior to turning onto Souder Ave bridge.
- Mile Six: Olentangy bike path, two fence posts west from third lamp post east of metal awning.
Race Day Schedule:
- 7:15am: Registration opens up inside COSI at the Labs in Life exhibit.
- 8:40am: Kid's Run begins in front of COSI in Genoa park, at the 10k starting location.
- 9:00am: The 10k Run/Walk begins.
- 9:40am: Post race food (breakfast!) prepared by the Cbus Pacers!
- 10:20am: Awards Ceremony on the waterfront.
Cost to Participate:
- Columbus 10k Individual Entry before 4/1: $20 or $30 with an event shirt
- Columbus 10k Individual Entry after 4/1: $25 or $35 with an event shirt
- Columbus 10k Individual Entry on race day: $35 or $45 with an event shirt
- COSI Kids Run: Free
All 10k entrants, who chose this option when registering, will receive an excellent quality 2013 Columbus 10k Tech Tee. The first 800 registrants are guaranteed a shirt.
Age group winners will receive a free pair of Mizuno shoes. 2nd-5th place - TBD.
Cash to overall placers.
Pre-Race Packet Pickup
All your materials will be ready for packet pickup prior to race day. We encourage you to pick things up early!
When: Thursday, June 6th until Saturday, June 8th.
Where: Any of our three Columbus Running Company locations.
Don't forget to stick around for the famous Cbus Pacers pancakes and sausage!
Parking is available in the lots adjacent to COSI. COSI does not operate the lots, so there may be a small fee for parking.
Riverfront Parking Operations will be charging $3 to park in the lot closest to COSI. There are multiple street parking
locations available in the area that will be free as the event is on a Sunday!
The Columbus 10k, Mizuno, and the Columbus Running Company always offer great awards for this first class event!
- Men's and Women's Overall: 1st Place - $350; 2nd - $200; 3rd - $100; 4th - $75; 5th - $75.
- Men's and Women's Age Groups: 1st Place - Free pair of Mizuno shoes; 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th- TBD.
- Age Divisions:14&U, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+
- The awards ceremony will take place at approximately 10:20am in Genoa Park. If you are a winner, please be present!
- The event is part of the RunOhio GrandPrix.