Warm Up Columbus

The Original Warmup Since 2001

Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K and 5K

Marathon Relay and Half Marathon Relay

February 18, 2018

Get the best prices available by signing up now for the 2018 Warm Up Columbus!

Thank you to everyone who came out to our 2017 event and we hope you had a great race. Please find your results here. Photos are here!

Welcome to “Warm Up Columbus” Marathon! If you are looking for a great Winter marathon, you’re in the right spot!

Whether you are tuning up for Boston or gearing up for the OhioHealth Capital City Half & Quarter Marathon, Warm Up Columbus is your first step towards that goal.

Our 1 mile loop course offers a very spectator friendly race environment, with 26 fluid/support stations and a restroom at every mile!

Other “Warm Up Columbus” events include unique team relays, a 1/2 marathon, 5K and 10K!!

Good luck with your training, and we’ll see you in February!

Why run this Warm up?

Unique, flat, fast course!
USATF Certified course
Fast accurate results with splits
It is up to each participant to keep track of their laps. We recommend all marathoners have a support person to help with this.
26 fluid/support stations with Gatorade
Great post race refreshments
Music on course
Easy spectator viewing
Long sleeve technical shirts for the first 600 registrants!

Custom Finishers’ Medal for all participants

Athlete Tracking: Track your athletes, or have your own updates posted to your social media outlet of choice! Click here for athlete tracking!

Race Information

Sunday, February 18, 2018

5K , 1/2 Marathon, and 1/2 Marathon Relays begin at 8:00am form the 5K/Half Start Line (follow signs)

10K, Marathon, and Marathon Relays begin at 8:03am from the 10K/Full Start Line (follow signs)

Race day registration and packet pick up begins at 6:00 am

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Marathon Course Time Limit: Our permit from the city of Dublin limits the marathon race to a finishing time of 1pm. No early start times will be granted.

The Warm Up Columbus Marathon Relay is a very unique event! Teams will consist of 2, 3, 4 or 5 members. Distances run by each team member are decided by each team! With the 1-mile loop as the course, just run until you get tired and make the exchange … and then do it again!

You can also sign up for the Half Marathon Relay. Relay teams in the Half Marathon are made up a either 2 or 3 member teams.

Registration Fees

Entry fees are as follows:

Through December 31:

Marathon: $65
Half Marathon: $45
Relay: $25 per team member
5K: $30
10K: $35

January 1 through January 31 – if event not sold out:

Marathon: $75
Half Marathon: $55
Relay: $30 per team member
5K: $35
10K: $40

Ferbruary 1 through February 14 – if event not sold out:

Marathon: $80
Half Marathon: $60
Relay: $35 per team member
5K: $40
10K: $45

February 15 through race day – if event is not sold out:

Marathon: $85
Half Marathon: $65
Relay: $40 per team member
5K: $45
10K: $50

If you wish to change to a different distance than you signed up for, you must notify Premier Sports at info@premierraces.com by Monday, February 15th.

Please note: The Warm Up Columbus has a NO REFUND and NO BIB TRANSFER policy for all events.

Awards

Marathon

All Warm Up Columbus Marathon finishers will receive a finisher’s medal
Awards will be given to the top 10 male and female finishers

Half Marathon

All Warm Up for Boston Half Marathon finishers will receive a finisher’s medal
Awards will be given to the top 10 male and female finishers

Half and Full Relays

Top team in each division: 2 person, 3 person, 4 person, 5 person

5K

All finishers will receive a finisher’s medal
Awards will be given to the top 10 male and female finishers

10K

All finishers will receive a finisher’s medal
Awards will be given to the top 10 male and female finishers

Athlete Tracking: Track your athletes, or have your own updates posted to your social media outlet of choice! Click here for athlete tracking!

Packet Pick Up

Early packet pickup is available for anyone in the central OH area – at Fleet Feet Sports, 1270 E. Powell Rd, Lewis Center – Thursday, Feb 15th  at 10:00 am thru Saturday, Feb 17th.

There will be race day pick up as well beginning at 6am.

Course Map

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Host Hotel

Reserve your room now!

600 Metro Place North

Dublin, OH 43017

Mention the “Warm Up” event and receive a special room rate – call them for details! Don’t forget to ask about ‘late check-out’.

The Crowne Plaza Hotel will also serve as the location for packet pick-up/late registration, as well as the post-race refreshment/recovery area.

The start / finish are located in front of the Crowne Plaza, on Metro Place.

Results

2017 results and photos

Results

Photos – Courtesy Robb McCormick and Cap City Sports Media

2016 results and photos

Results

Photos – Courtesy Robb McCormick and Cap City Sports Media

2015 results and Photos

5K Results     10K Results     Half Marathon Results     Full Marathon Results

Half Marathon Relays Results     Full Marathon Relay Results

Pictures