February 13, 2023

Jets Pizza named the Official Pizza Partner of the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon

COLUMBUS, Ohio (February 13, 2023) – M3S Sports is excited to announce Jet’s Pizza as the Official Pizza Partner of the OhioHealth Capital City Half and Quarter Marathon and Cap City 5k.

Jet’s Pizza will host the popular World’s Largest Pizza Party during the 20th Anniversary celebration of the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon.

All finishers of the Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, and 5k will receive a complimentary slice of Jet’s famous pizza during the post-race party.

In addition to providing the pizza, Jet’s will also sponsor the Official Training Tips featured in the event newsletters and on social media. On Race Day, the Jet’s Pizza Pace Team will lead walkers and runners of all skill levels to successfully complete the Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon and 5k.

Jet’s Pizza will contribute 10% of all pizza sales made each Monday, beginning March 6 until race day, to the OhioHealth Foundation. Dollars raised will support OhioHealth’s Cold Cap Therapy program, an innovative cancer care treatment that helps prevent or minimize hair loss from chemotherapy.

The 20th Anniversary of the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon will take place on Saturday, April 29, 2023, in downtown Columbus. The event is expected to bring a field of over 12,000 participants and 45,000 spectators to downtown Columbus.

“Cap City is all about Celebrating the healthy, active lifestyle and we are excited to add Jet’s Pizza to the best post-race celebration of participants in the country,” Race Director David Babner said. “Jet’s is a remarkable company with a dedication to quality ingredients, great pizza and a commitment to our community.”

“We would like to thank David and the M3S Sports Team for giving Jet’s Pizza this incredible opportunity to host the World's Largest Pizza Party for the 20th anniversary of the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon,” said Amy Young, Jet’s Pizza Columbus Marketing Director. “It allows us to give back and celebrate our community!”

Along with Jet’s Pizza, the Byers Xtra Mile Finish Line Party will feature beverage selections from G&J Pepsi, Land-Grant Beer, Chile Verde Teremana Margarita, White Claw Hard Seltzer, Campo Viejo Sparkling Wine.

Columbus-based country band, North to Nashville, will headline the PNC Post-Race Concert.

Registration is open at www.capitalcityhalfmarathon.com and you can find your local Jet’s Pizza at www.JetsPizza.com.

About the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon
The OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon was founded in 2004 and is produced by M3S Sports, a sports marketing firm based in Columbus, Ohio dedicated to celebrating a healthy active lifestyle. M3S Sports produces up to 12 running and walking events each year including The Ohio State 4 Miler, the Columbus Blue Jackets 5th Line 5K, the Memorial Tournament FORE! Miler, the OhioHealth Grandview Half and Quarter Marathon and the Flying Feather Four Miler.