This event will honor the many Heroes of our community. Our Heroes are the men and women who have or are currently serving in the Armed Forces, Law Enforcement, Firefighters,
EMTs, Public Servants, Doctors, Nurses, Teachers, Farmers, Volunteers,…. and the list goes on.
If you make a difference in someone’s life or our community, you are one of our Heroes.
Who will you Honor? Take a moment and reflect on the Heroes in your life and enjoy the beautiful scenery and wildlife as you run or walk, on paved paths, through Glacier Ridge Metro Park and Jerome Village.
100% of your registration fee benefits the United Way of Union County.
Registration Policies: NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Official Event Long-Sleeve Race Shirt (guaranteed if registered by September 27)
Aid/Water Stations along the Course and at the Finish Line
Post Race Refreshments
Quarter Marathon: (6.55 miles)
YOUTH (12 & Under)
$25 until June 30, 2015
$30 through August 31
$35 through September 27
$40 September 28 through race date, if not sold out
$15 until June 30, 2015
$20 through August 31
$25 through September 27
$30 September 28 through race date, if not sold out
5K: (3.1 miles)
YOUTH (12 & Under)
$20 until June 30, 2015
$25 through August 31
$30 through September 27
$35 September 28 through race date, if not sold out
$10 until June 30, 2015
$15 through August 31
$20 through September 27
$25 September 28 through race date, if not sold out
This event will be chip timed using IPICO Sports Tags
Packet Pick-up: Columbus Running Company, 6465 Perimeter Drive, Dublin, Ohio 43016
614-764-0855 on Wednesday, October 28 and Friday, October 30
October 31 at Glacier Ridge 8:00 - 8:45. Packet Pick-up ONLY. NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION.
Awards & Medals:
All Finishers will be greeted at the finish line with a one-of-a-kind Medal
Quarter Marathon: Male and Female- Top 3 Overall
5K: Male and Female- Top 3 Overall
The Quarter Marathon Course will be Open for 2 Hours, Race Start @ 9:00
The 5K Course will be Open for 1 Hour, Race Start @ 9:10
2 Aid/Water Stations for the Quarter and 1 Aid/Water Station for the 5K
Post-Race Food and Beverages to Refuel and Warm you up
Inclement Weather Policy
Weather forecasts will be monitored prior to the event paying special attention to the possibility of heavy rain, thunder & lightning, high winds, snow & ice and extreme temperatures. If necessary, athletes will be made aware of these predictions on this website so that participants can properly prepare for severe weather during the race as well as possible course alterations.
The Race Director and United Way Staff will monitor the weather and make a decision if any action will be taken to modify the race. Possible changes include: altering the start time for the race or in extreme situations, cancellation of the event. Please listen closely to all public address announcements at the starting line of the race.
Visible lightning will cause the race to be postponed for a minimum of 15 minutes. Additional sightings will continue to delay the race in 15 minute increments.
Race personnel reserve the right to delay, cancel, or suspend the race due to inclement weather. Participants must abandon the race if ordered to do so by the race personnel, United Way staff, fire or police officers.