Girls on the Run Central Ohio 5K - Columbus Commons

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Registration Details
Saturday, November 18th, 2017

Columbus Commons
160 S. High St Columbus, Ohio 43215
9:00 AM | Pre-5k activities
10:00 AM | 5K Start
10:10 AM | Kiddie Start
Post-5k activities | Continue for an hour after the end of the 5K
Course Information
Packet Pick-Up

Packets for GOTR and Heart & Sole program participants and coaches will pick up their 5k packets the week prior to the 5k. All other 5k and Kiddie Run participants are strongly encouraged to pick up their 5k packets before 5k day.


Girls on the Run of Central Ohio

1145-L Chesapeake Ave.

Columbus, OH 43212

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there aid stations available?

Two water stations will be available on the course. Runners are encouraged to bring water bottles along the course. Additional water and snacks will be available at the finish line.

Where should I park?

Preferred parking for the event is at the Columbus Commons. The Main Garage is located at 55 East Rich Street, with entrances on Main and Rich Streets between High and Third Streets. All race route roads will be closed on Sunday. The Rich Street entrance will not be accessible. Please use the Main Street (one way eastbound) entrance to access the Main Garage. The Underground Garage is located at 191 South Third Street, with an entrance off of Third Street, between State and Rich Streets. Parking is $5, cash preferred.


Finishing times vary with course, but our fastest runners will complete the run in about 25 minutes. Most runners will fall between 30-45 minutes. We wll be sweeping the course at one hour from the starting time to ensure all runners have returned to the starting area.

Can I bring my dog or pet?

For safety, all furry friends are not allowed on the course or at the event, so please leave all pets at home on 5k day! All pets will be asked to return to the pet owner's vehicle if spotted at the event. Service Animals are permitted.

Volunteer Registration

Our 5k event would not be possible without the help of our amazing volunteers who believe in our mission and show up to support our girls. Over 100 volunteers are needed to put on our best 5k yet! Whatever your special skills and talents, we have a role for everyone.

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Girls on the Run Central Ohio
1145-L Chesapeake Ave.
Columbus, OH 43212