2017 Cap City Weekend
Leonard Korir, a Kenyan native, won his third national title since becoming an U.S. citizen in June 2016 when he won the USATF Half Marathon Championships that was held as part of the 2017 OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon.
Korir, 30, of Colorado Springs, Colo., edged friend and training partner Sam Chelanga, also of Colorado Springs, at the finish line to win in 1:03:04. Chelanga also clocked a 1:03:04. Defending champion Christo Landry of Charlotte, N.C., was third in 1:03:13.
Natosha Rogers, of Littletown, Colo., competing in a half marathon for the first time, won the women’s national championship in 1:10:45. …read more
Landry, Welling Return To OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon To Defend 2016 USATF Half Marathon National Championships
Christo Landry of Charlotte, N.C., and Tara Welling of Portland, Ore., will return to the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon on April 29 to defend their titles in the 2017 USATF Half Marathon Championships. …read more
OhioHealth Expands Title Sponsorship of Capital City Half Marathon, Becomes Title Sponsor of Quarter Marathon
OhioHealth will expand its sponsorship of the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon in 2017 by becoming the Title Sponsor of the event’s “Quarter Marathon”, OhioHealth and M3S Sports announced today. The Quarter Marathon, at 6.55 miles (half of a half marathon) was pioneered by M3S Sports seven years ago to make the Capital City Half Marathon more accessible for more runners and walkers and allow participants to experience “all the celebration at half the distance.” …read more
Runner’s World Coming To Columbus For OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon, USATF Half Marathon National Championships
Runner’s World, the largest and most influential media brand in running, is coming to Columbus as part of the 2017 OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon and 2017 USATF Half Marathon National Championships in April. …read more
Greater Columbus Sports Commission’s Linda Shetina Logan To Be Honorary Race Director Of 2017 Ohio Health Capital City Half Marathon
Greater Columbus Sports Commission Executive Director Linda Shetina Logan has been named Honorary Race Director of the 2017 OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon and 2017 USATF Half Marathon Championships.
Logan, executive director of the Sports Commission since its founding in 2002, and her team at the Sports Commission played a vital role in bringing the USATF Half Marathon Championships to Columbus 2016 and 2017. …read more
For the third straight year, Papa John’s of Central Ohio will be a major partner of the 2017 OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon and a major partner of the LIVE broadcast on WBNS 10TV.
New this year, Papa John’s will help get runners and walkers to the Start Line and then guide them to the Finish Line by adding Official Training Tips and Pace Teams to its creative activation elements, race organizers announced today. …read more
2017 OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon To Host USATF Half Marathon Championships, Air Live On 10TV
The 2017 USA Track & Field Half Marathon Championships will be held Saturday, April 29 in downtown Columbus and surrounding neighborhoods in conjunction with the 2017 OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon and again be telecast live on WBNS 10TV. …read more
2017 Results and Photos
Note: Half Marathon—Official includes all who actually finished 13.1 miles. Half Marathon—All includes all who passed the 5-mile mark or completed the Half Marathon.