Running with the Buckeyes 5k


Event Date

Sun, Apr 19, 2015


Columbus, OH


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Running-5K - Individual - General Participant

$20 $20 Closed

Running-5K - Ohio State University Student

$20 $20 Closed

About This Activity

Join Ohio State student-athletes in the sixth annual Running with the Buckeyes 5k presented by the Athletic Training Club at the Ohio State University! Proceeds will help support the Athletic Training Club and Advocates for Injured Athletes ( Walkers and runners of all ages and experience levels are welcome. Registration includes a free t-shirt, goodie bag, and raffle entry for local restaurants, shops, and signed OSU memorabilia!

The 3.1 mile course begins and ends in Fred Beekman Park located on the outskirts of the Ohio State University campus, on the corner of Kenny Road and Lane Avenue. Top finishers, both male and female, will receive a choice from an assortment of prizes. All participants can enter in the raffle for memorabilia autographed by OSU personnel, the Columbus Crew, gift cards to local businesses, and more! The price is $20.00 for general participants and current OSU students; the general participant price will increase $5.00 on March 19th! Online registration ends April 18th. There will also be on-site registration on race day, and only cash and check will be accepted for registration the day of the race.

Event details and schedule

Race Day Registration and Participant Check-In will begin at 9:00am.

Race begins at 10:15am.

Raffle will take place after the 5k is finished (approximately 11:15am).

Pre-Race Packet Pick-Up will be held at Road Runner Sports (535 Lakeview Plaza Blvd, Worthington, Ohio 43085) Friday, April 17th from 6pm-8pm and Saturday, April 18th from 9am-12pm. Come pick up your packet and goodie bag at Road Runner Sports early to avoid the frustration of lines and waiting on your special race day. Also, for race day only you get 10% off of your total purchase! Your attendance also makes you eligible for additional free shoes, gift cards, and other giveways, but it also helps the Athletic Training Club earn money! We look forward to seeing you there!

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