Featured Runner: Dave Parsons
"Cheering people on at the Cap City Half Marathon in 2009 and 2010 helped lead me to start running at the end of May 2010 and I haven’t stopped since." — Dave ...continue reading
Logging more than 15,500 miles since then, finishing 12 marathons and running in 18 different states, Dave credits Cap City as the race that first fueled his fire. He’s completed The OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon several times and completed the Quarter with his daughter in 2013, when she was just 11 years old, while turning around to complete the Pittsburgh Half Marathon the very next day!
Dave will return in 2018 to complete the 15th anniversary of The OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon and has qualified to run the 2018 edition of the coveted Boston Marathon. This will be his third time competing at Boston. Not only does Dave run in numerous M3S races but he also volunteers his time with the race crew.