Craig Leon, a Ohio University graduate who is one of the nation's top long-distance runners, outlasted defending champion Joseph Purpura yesterday to win the 11th Annual Capital City Half Marathon Presented By KeyBank. …read more
14,500 Participants Expected for 11th Annual Capital City Half Marathon on May 3, 2014; Course revisions will feature new Scioto Peninsula, Main Street Bridge and Scioto Mile Park. …read more
Craig Leon, who finished 12th overall at the 2014 Boston Marathon, will lead the elite field at the 11th Annual Capital City Half Marathon Presented By KeyBank. Leon, 29, who lives and trains in Eugene, Ore., ran a 2:14:28 at Boston, one year after he ran a 2:14:38 and finished 10th overall. His 2014 finish was fifth-best among Americans. …read more
Race Director David Babner appeared on WBNS 10TV on Sunday, April 20 to talk about the 11th Annual Capital City Half Marathon with Commit To Be Fit' spokesman and 10TV anchor Jeff Hogan. Thanks to Jeff for the continued support!
14,500 Participants Will Receive Official Under Armour Technical Shirts; Diamond Cellar VIP Experience Entrants and M3S Staff Also To Wear Under Armour Apparel In 2014 …read more
A group of runners and walkers will carry the weight of a worldwide problem on their backs during the 2014 Capital City Half Marathon. PackH20 and the Thanks Be To God Foundation are teaming up to equip up to 250 runners and walkers with backpacks designed to provide a clean-water transportation option for those in third-world countries and other water-stressed areas. …read more
After being named the "Best Half Marathon in Ohio," the Capital City Half Marathon Presented By KeyBank has been nominated in the "Best Race" category in Columbus Monthly's Best Of Columbus poll.
Columbus Monthly's annual Best Of Columbus poll allows readers to vote on their Columbus favorites, including restaurants, attractions, shops, festivals and events. …read more and vote today!
The Capital City Half Marathon Presented By KeyBank was named one of the “50 Best Half Marathons in the U.S.” and the “Best Half Marathon in Ohio” by DailyBurn, a national health and fitness company. …read more
A record-field of 14,500 runners and walkers will celebrate the active and healthy lifestyle by taking to the streets of Columbus for the 11th Annual Capital City Half Marathon Presented KeyBank on May 3, 2014. …read more
Are you looking to receive the VIP treatment at the 2014 Capital City Half Marathon Presented by KeyBank? SIGN UP TODAY for the Diamond Cellar VIP Experience and we guarantee to make your participating in the Capital City Half Marathon the memory of a lifetime.
Diamond Cellar VIP Experience Members receive an Official Diamond Cellar VIP Jacket, free parking on race day and admittance into the Diamond Cellar VIP Tent on race day. The tent features catered breakfast and lunch and private bathrooms. …read more
Black Girls RUN!, a national running group with more than 62,000 members in 30 states, has named the Capital City Half Marathon Presented By KeyBank as one of an “Official Race Meet-Up” for 2014. …read more
Coach Aimee and Coach Julie appeared on FOX28's Good Day Columbus on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014 to promote the Capital City Half Marathon
Jan 16/13 — USA Track & Field has awarded the 2016 and 2017 Men's and Women's USA Half Marathon National Championships to Columbus and The Capital City Half Marathon. The championships will be held within The Capital City Half Marathon each year, which partnered with the Greater Columbus Sports Commission on the bid. ...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
“I can say this was the most amazing and uplifting race I have ever participated in. Thank you and your team for putting on such a memorable event!” ...more feedback