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The USA Half Marathon Championships will be held in conjunction with the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon in 2016 and 2017.
The 2016 Men's and Women's USA Half Marathon Championships will be held April 30, 2016 in Columbus, Ohio.
The USA Half Marathon Championships are sanctioned by USA Track & Field and serve as the national championships for the half marathon (13.1 miles). The 2016 championships will mark the first time the USA Half Marathon Championships have been held within a half marathon since the Hospital Hill Run hosted the event in 2003 and 2004. …read more
Nick Arciniaga, one of the nation's top long-distance runners and a member of Team Under Armour, outlasted defending champion Craig Leon to win the 2015 OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon on Saturday, May 2 in downtown Columbus. Arciniaga, of Flagstaff, Ariz., finished in 1:05:56. Leon, an Ohio University graduate now living and training in Eugene, Ore., ran 1:06:40. The two ran together through approximately 8 miles. …read more
Amanda Marcom of Columbus was awarded the 2015 “Ultimate Finisher's Medal” at the Mayor's VIP Reception on Thursday, April 30. Each year, the Diamond Cellar and TAG Heuer award a TAG Heuer timepiece to the participant who “Doesn't Crack Under Pressure.” …read more
Heisman Trophy winner Troy Smith, Columbus Blue Jackets star Brandon Dubinsky and Michael Parkhurst of Columbus Crew and the U.S. Men's National Team will headline the 2015 Panel Of Champions at the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon. …read more
Nick Arciniaga, Craig Leon To Run OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon, Promote 2016-2017 USA Half Marathon Championships
Nick Arciniaga and defending champion Craig Leon will make promotional appearances and compete in the 2015 OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon as part the event's lead up to hosting the Men's and Women's USA Half Marathon Championships in 2016 and 2017. …read more
Papa John's to be the 'Official Pizza Partner' of OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon, Give Free Slice to 15,000 Runners and Walkers
The estimated 15,000 runners and walkers in the 2015 OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon will receive a complimentary slice of Papa John's pizza as part of a partnership that makes Papa John's the event's “Official Pizza Partner,” Race Director David Babner announced today. …read more
OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon Partners with Uber to Ensure Expanded Transportation Options for Race Attendees
Uber Technologies, a smartphone application connecting riders and drivers, has signed on as an Official Transportation Partner of the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon, Race Director David Babner announced today.
The OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon will provide dedicated Uber pick-up and drop-off zones conveniently located near the event's Start Line and post-race party at the Columbus Commons to make it easy for event participants to use the service on Race Day. …read more
Columbus television personality Jeff Hogan, spokesman for the popular 10TV Commit To Be Fit program, has been named the honorary race director of the 12th Annual OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon.
Hogan, who has been on the air at 10TV since 1998, anchors the 10TV News morning newscasts beginning daily at 4:25am. Hogan has been a major supporter of the Capital City Half Marathon, which includes the 10TV Commit To Be Fit 5K, and other M3S Sports since he became the face of Commit To Be Fit in May 2012. …read more
Hall, Rothstein-Bruce Appear in Columbus to Celebrate Women's Running, Promote 2016-17 USA Half Marathon Championships
Sara Hall and Stephanie Rothstein-Bruce, two of the biggest American stars in women's endurance running, appeared at a community breakfast in Columbus on Feb. 10 that highlighted the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon hosting the USA Half Marathon Championships in 2016 & 2017. …read more
New name, benefiting charity to debut for next year's race
OhioHealth and M3S Sports announced today that OhioHealth has signed on to become the title sponsor for the Capital City Half Marathon, one of central Ohio's largest running and walking events. M3S Sports announced OhioHealth's sponsorship today at The Morning Sports Report, an annual breakfast held by the Greater Columbus Sports Commission. …read more
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“I must say that as a veteran of over 50 half marathons, The Capital City Half Marathon is up there as one of the best. This is one of the better urban courses I've run as it seemed to bring out the entire flavor of the Columbus experience. The Finish Line was a great place to meet up with Family and have a champagne toast and a beer. Nice! The Finisher's Medal was 'Totally Awesome!'” ...more feedback