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List of Races, Marathons, Half-Marathons, 10Ks and 5Ks in Columbus in 2018

Anne Evans Anne Evans List of Races, Marathons, Half-Marathons, 10Ks and 5Ks in Columbus in 2018

Every year, Columbus has plenty to offer in the way of marathons, half-marathons, 10ks, 5ks, fun runs and adventure runs. Note: not everything has been announced, so we’ll be updating this list as more races become available. Some dates may change. All photos by Anne Evans. So, get your new running gear purchased, brush up […]

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Focus on Philanthropy: Girls on the Run of Central Ohio

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Focus on Philanthropy: Girls on the Run of Central Ohio

When Girls on the Run started in 1996 in Charlotte, NC, self-esteem was known to peak at age 9. Today, as the program coaches girls through more than 200 councils nationwide, that peak already happens even earlier, at age 8. Using the curriculum dreamt up by founder Molly Barker these councils teach young girls in […]

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Keep Motivation Up by Setting Goals Within Goals

Aimee Bross Price Aimee Bross Price Keep Motivation Up by Setting Goals Within Goals

I want to run a half marathon personal best time. She hopes to beat her sister’s 5k time. He wants to challenge himself to reach a new distance in a race. We all have thoughts about what might be our next big thing. Once in a while, that thought reemerges over and over again until […]

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Race Roundup 2016

Anne Evans Anne Evans Race Roundup 2016

Race Roundup is back! If you’ve got getting in shape, or just being a bit more fit, or maybe running a 5K every month, on your new year’s resolutions list, this list is for you. Every year, Columbus has plenty to offer in the way of marathons, half-marathons, 10ks, 5ks, fun runs and adventure runs. […]

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The Sole of Columbus: YMCA Residents Get Active

Bridget Belfield Bridget Belfield The Sole of Columbus: YMCA Residents Get Active

The sun is gradually dipping below the Columbus skyline as we cross over the Scioto River, following the trail back to the North Bank Pavilion. Cedric is breathing heavily and good naturedly complaining about how I’m killing him with my persistence that he finishes this nine-minute set. We’re following the Couch to 5K program and […]

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Race Roundup 2015

Anne Evans Anne Evans Race Roundup 2015

If you’ve got getting in shape, or just being a bit more fit, or maybe running a 5K every month, on your new year’s resolutions list, this list is for you. Every year, Columbus has plenty to offer in the way of marathons, half-marathons, 10ks, 5ks, fun runs and adventure runs. Note: not everything has […]

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Race Roundup 2014: Marathons, Half-Marathons, 5Ks and more

Anne Evans Anne Evans Race Roundup 2014: Marathons, Half-Marathons, 5Ks and more

Whether you’re thinking about running in your first race, or your umpteenth race, Columbus has plenty to offer in the way of marathons, half-marathons, 10ks, 5ks and adventure runs. Here’s a great list to plan your running year! Not everything has been announced, so we’ll be updating this list as more races become available. So, […]

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