Greater Columbus 5k

Event Location:

Franklin County Fairgrounds-Hilliard, Ohio
The address is: 5035 Northwest Parkway Hilliard, OH 43026

Event Date:

Tuesday eve August 7th 2018

Event Times:

5:00-6:30: Team packet pick-up, race night registration, company gathering.
6:30-7:30: 5k run/walk
7:30-9:30: Post-race party & awards

2017 Testimonials:

“Good morning Bruce. Congratulations on a fantastic event. We had a blast. Count us as a yes for next year.”
Anna McDonough-Cozen O’Connor-CFR Greater Philadelphia 5k

“Thank you so much for a great event! The venue, the weather and the company were all top notch. We look forward to watching this event get bigger and bigger each year. Count us in!”
Danielle Nall-Inova Fair Oaks Hospital-CFR Northern Virginia 5k

“I just wanted to let you know from the Siemens SieTurtles team that we appreciate you bringing this event to our attention. Our folks had a great time and were surprised to place twice which made the experience even more memorable. Please keep us on your list for next year and hopefully we can
round up an even bigger crew.”
Elizabeth Blatchford-Siemens CFR-Jersey Capital 5k

Event Sponsors:

coming soon

Event Charity:

coming soon

Event Staging:

The pre-race activities (packet and t-shirt pick-up, race night registration, company gathering etc) and post-race party will all be staged by the Fairground’s oval dirt track. The exact location details will be available soon.

Race Course:

The 5k course will all take place within the confines of the 80 acres Fairgrounds. The course map and details will be available soon.

Party & Catering:

The post-race party will feature free beer, free pizza and other goodies. For companies that want to do something a bit more elaborate on the food and beverage side, you are welcome to cater your own company picnic. We will provide comfortable table seating for your entire team. Our DJ will be playing music from start to finish.Our photographer will be taking team and individual photos which are free for all. Awards at 8-8:15 for fastest teams and individuals.


Plenty of free parking is available at the main Fairgrounds lot.

Registration Fee:


On-Line Registration Deadline:

Thursday August 2nd at 5pm

Team Payment Deadline:

Monday August 6th at 5pm

Race Day Registration:

Any team member who misses the on-line registration deadline can show up on race night and join his or her team as a race night registrant. All others can also register on race night. All race night entrants unaffiliated with a team can sign up as a guest of the Corporate FunRun team, thus, all runners and walkers are welcome. T-shirts are not guaranteed to race night registrants.

Team Referrals:

We love and greatly appreciate team referrals. Provide us with the contact name at a prospective company and get a $50 gift card if they register.


Event sponsorship is a great way to increase your company’s brand exposure, cultivate relationships with some of the area’s leading companies and connect with our well educated participants–all of whom live and work locally. Call or e-mail for a customized proposal.