Jeff McGowan Memorial 5K

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Jeff McGowan Memorial 5K

on 23 June 2019.

Join RUNOHIO and Columbus Running Company on August 11th and run through Scioto Audubon Metro Park and along the Scioto River in this sixth annual event in memory of Jeff McGowan.

Jeff was a 1983 graduate of Circleville High School and a 1990 graduate of Ohio University. Jeff set school records at Circleville High School in the 2.5 mile and 5km (15:28) cross country events as well as in the 800 meters (1:53.4), 1600 meters (4.15.1), 3200 meters (9:32).

His senior year Jeff placed 3rd (15:28) in the Ohio High School Athletic Association Cross Country Championships and was second in the 800 meters (1:55.16) and 1600 meters (4:16.17)  at the OHSAA State Track & Field Championships. Jeff was co-founder of RUNOHIO.

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Run or walk the race which is held on the Scioto Audubon Metro Parks and Scioto River Bike Trails.

Proceeds from the race benefit the Jeff McGowan Memorial Scholarship

Register online –

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