Course Information:

Course Map

The start and finish will be on the west side at the intersection of Belle St and W. State St, and the course will take you on a tour of some great downtown areas. You’ll run through the Arena District, the Short North, Victorian Village, parts of the scenic Olentangy Trail, and finishing through historic Franklinton.

Race Day Schedule:

  • 7:00am: Registration opens up inside the COSI lobby.
  • 8:15am: Kid's Run begins at the 10k starting location.
  • 8:35am: The 10k Run/Walk begins.
  • 9:10am: Post race food (breakfast!) prepared by the Columbus Running Club!
  • 9:45am: Awards Ceremony.

Cost to Participate:

  • Columbus 10k Individual Entry before 4/1: $25 or $35 with an event shirt
  • Columbus 10k Individual Entry after 4/1 through 4/30: $30 or $40 with an event shirt
  • Columbus 10k Individual Entry after 5/1 through 6/7: $35 or $45 with an event shirt
  • Columbus 10k Individual Entry on race day: $40 or $50 with an event shirt
  • COSI Kids Run: Free

The Swag

All 10K entrants who chose this option when registering, will receive an excellent quality 2014 Columbus 10K shirt. The first 800 registrants are guaranteed a shirt.

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 5th until Saturday, June 7th.
Where: Any of our four Columbus Running Company locations.

  1. Columbus
  2. Dublin
  3. Pickerington
  4. Westerville

Don't forget to stick around for the famous Columbus Running Club pancakes and sausage!

Parking

Parking is available in the lots adjacent to COSI. COSI does not operate the lots, so will likely be a fee for parking. The COSI-managed lots next to the building have a downtown rate of $8. Parking may be paid for by credit card when exiting the parking lots. There are multiple street parking locations available in the area that will be free as the event is on a Sunday!

Awards

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-5th place age group winners will receive a Columbus 10K medal.
  • 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 9:45am. If you are a winner, please be present!
  • The event is part of the RunOhio GrandPrix.
  • This years Columbus 10k is part of the USATF-Ohio Road Race Championship Series, serving as the USATF-Ohio 10K Championship. All USATF-Ohio members are eligible, click here to join.