CONTINUING FOR 2021 - FREE Runcoach Online Training, Plus Runcoach Gold! 

Thousands of our participants in recent years have trained with Runcoach, an adjustable, customizable online plan.

Thanks to our friendship with these folks and their partnership with Garmin, we will again offer a free, personalized online training option to all 2021 Marathon & ½ Marathon registrants.

We will also continuing offering Runcoach Gold, which includes support from world-class coaches, for $25.  Download the app and more information HERE!

You can sign up for either option when you register for this year’s race or whenever you are ready to begin training … yes, you still do need to train!

The Road Beyond

$10 Million


Nationwide Children’s Hospital is honored to be the title beneficiary for the Columbus Marathon & 1/2 Marathon. 2021 marks the 10th year

of this partnership; so far more than $10 million has been raised for the Hospital.  This includes more than $1 million contributed since 2012 by the Columbus Marathon Board of Directors.