Absolutely nothing. Well, it does require a little bit of your time to complete the RUNColumbus Race Series online form.
No, we’ll leave that to the many experienced race directors and timing companies in Central Ohio.
No, race applications are accepted year-round but we announce the upcoming year’s series schedule on September 1.
Yes, however, RUNColumbus Race Series participants only earn Participation Points for virtual events.
Simply complete the online form expressing interest in being a part of the RUNColumbus Race Series. We encourage races to apply early. You can expect a response within ten business days.
Yes! Each season showcases new events as well as a few favorites.
Good question, and one we have grappled with quite a bit. The key factors for limiting the number of series races are as follows: To give runners that want to contend for a Championship or Age Group Titles a higher probability of head-to-head competition; To give runners who want to earn the distinction and recognition …
Our desire is to include all races that wish to be part of the series but we will limit the field if needed to maintain competitive balance.
Races that are part of the annual series can expect the following: Listing and link to your race page on the RUNColumbus website; Inclusion in the RUNColumbus E-News; Features on the RUNColumbus Instagram and Facebook accounts; and Invitation to attend RUNColumbus social events. While races are not required to support RUNColumbus to be part of …
As a race director, you know how important it is to get your event (and the important cause it supports!) in front of as many runners as possible. RUNColumbus wants to partner with you in expanding your reach via the RUNColumbus website, social media, and email presence. The better question may be: Why wouldn’t you …