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Register for Spring 2016



5k Run and Walk
Supporting Student Textbook Scholarships

Saturday May 7th, 2016 @ 9am
Lower McCorkle Park, Gahanna 

Columbus State Community College invites your participation in our 5th annual Cougar Challenge 5K. Join students, employees and partners of Columbus State to run for student success. Great looking shirts to all participants. Runners and Walkers welcome!

Our Purpose
This event, sponsored by the Staff Advisory Council of Columbus State, supports book scholarships for Columbus State Community College students. The cost of books is a significant and often overlooked cost of attending college. While every effort is made to provide students affordable options, sometimes there is no way around the costs of up to date, high quality textbooks. Your participation will help us endow book scholarships so all students can “cross the finish line” of their education.



                                               Ends Jan 1                 Ends April 23             Race Day
5k - Team Registration                 $20.00                          $25.00                   $30.00
5k - Adult Registration                  $25.00                          $30.00                   $35.00

Early Packet Pick Up – Frontrunner – 1344 W. Lane Ave. Columbus, OH 43221 from Thursday, May 5 & Friday, May 6

Race Day Registration and Packet Pick Up – Saturday, May 7th starting at 8am.

: Saturday, May 7th, 2016 @9:00AM

WHERE: Lower McCorkle Park, 425 Olde Ridenour Rd, Gahanna, OH 43230 


CHILDREN'S RACE: Ages 7 and under. Race starts at 8:50am. Medals awarded.

PACKET PICK-UP: Packets will available to pick up on race day between 7:50am and 8:50am.

TIMING/AWARDS: Top overall Male and Female, Top 3 Male and Female Age Group Winners. Age Group Categories - 18 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over

PARKING: Free parking is available at Lower McCorkle Park. Parking is located at 425 Olde Ridenour Rd.

WEATHER POLICY: This is an all weather event. If severe weather poses a danger to athlete safety, the event may be delayed, postponed or canceled. Look for information on this web page and pay attention to the public address system at the race.

Directions to the Race

Lower McCorkle Park is located at

425 Olde Ridenour Rd, Gahanna, OH 43230

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