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KEY RACE DETAILS IN ONE SPOT

Join us annually on the first Sunday in June.

RACE WEEK SCHEDULE

THURSDAY, MAY 30 - SATURDAY, JUNE 1, 2024

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Early Packet Pickup

Save time on race day by picking up your race packet ahead of time at the Columbus Running Company.

  • Locations: You can pick up from the Short North, Dublin, Grove City, Pickerington, or Westerville CRC (Please note: There will be no early pickup available at the Powell CRC location)

  • Addresses: Short North (765 N High Street, Columbus), Dublin (6465 Perimeter Drive, Dublin), Grove City (3990 Broadway, Grove City), Pickerington (1250 Hill Road North, Pickerington), Westerville (50 N State Street, Westerville)

  • Times: Thursday & Friday 10am-8pm, Saturday 10am-6pm

Please note: early packet pickup is only an option for in-person race participants, excluding VIPs and elite athletes who will receive their materials on race day.

 

Virtual participants: All virtual participants will have their materials mailed out by Tuesday, May 28, 2024. Virtual participants registering after the initial mailing may have their materials mailed after the in-person event. There is no mailing option for in-person registrants.

SUNDAY, JUNE 2, 2024

Location for All Sunday Events: North Bank Park (311 W Long Street)

PARKING DETAILS

ON-SITE PACKET PICKUP

  • Time: 6:30 - 7:55 am

  • Details: Pick up your bib, shirt, and race packet if you haven't already done so at early packet pickup.

GEAR CHECK

  • Time: Drop off your gear from 6:30-7:55 am / Pick up your gear after your race

  • Details: Leave your bag with our gear check team for safekeeping and easy retrieval after the race. 

AEP OHIO KIDS RUN (HALF MILE)

  • Time: 7:40 am

  • Details: The AEP Ohio Kids Run starts from the official 10K starting line, follows the course along Long Street, and turns around at the rail bridge for a finish back at the 10K finish line.

AEP OHIO COLUMBUS 10K 

  • Time: 8:00 am

  • Details: The oldest road race in Columbus takes participants on a tour of the scenic riverfront, High Street, German Village, and our capital city.

ONE MEDICAL FINISH LINE FESTIVAL

  • Time: 8:30 am - 11:00 am

  • Details: Live music, beer from Nocterra Brewing, vendors, and the ultimate celebratory atmosphere. All 10K race participants receive their first beer free.

AWARDS

  • Time: 9:15 am

  • Details: Overall awards will be presented from the main stage at the Finish Line Festival. Age group awards can be picked up in the check-in tent.

Medals

AWARDS

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SERIES MEDAL

All finishers of the AEP Ohio Columbus 10K will receive an awesome medal to commemorate their accomplishment.

2024 is the first in our new 10K Medal Series. Each year, from 2024-2026, finishers receive a magnetized medal that forms one part of our iconic Columbus skyline. Put all three together to form our home city's image as seen from the west.

In addition, the AEP Ohio Columbus 10K has generous and deep award categories for our in-person 10K Run/Walk event. Top overall finishers receive cash prizes and age group top finishers will receive a unique Columbus 10K keepsake. 

PRIZE MONEY

Male, Female, and Non-Binary Overall: 

  • 1st Place - $350

  • 2nd - $200

  • 3rd - $100

  • 4th - $75

  • 5th - $75

  • Please note: To be eligible for prize money, all top finishers must have a time of 39:00 or less.

AGE GROUP AWARDS

Male, Female, and Non-Binary Age Groups: 1st through 5th place finishers in the below age groups will receive a Columbus 10K keepsake.

  • Age Divisions: 14&U, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+

  • Stop by the check-in tent on race day to see if you are an age group winner and collect your award - awards will not be mailed post-event.
  • Top 5 Male, Female, and Non-Binary Overall finishers in our 10K Walk Only event will also receive a Columbus 10K keepsake.

PRICING

The early bird gets the worm, and also saves money.

Registration for the 2024 AEP Ohio Columbus 10K is now open. Register early for the best pricing and to get a head start on fundraising for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio as a House Champion!

 

AEP Ohio Kids Run is $5

AEP Ohio Columbus 10K

  • June 4, 2023 - $35

  • June 5-11, 2023 - $40

  • June 12 - December 31, 2023 - $45

  • January 1 - April 1, 2024 - $50

  • April 2-30, 2024 - $55

  • May 1-31, 2024 - $60

  • June 1, 2024 - $65

  • VIP Registration (in-person events only) - $135

  • Reminder - there is no race day registration

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