Founded in 1958, the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) is the oldest and largest national association of runners and running organizations dedicated to growing the sport of running.

World Athletics is the governing body for track and field and other international running-related events - World Athletics on Thursday announced its decision to exclude transgender female athletes who have been through male puberty from world rankings competitions.

(Photo - R Middendorf Media) The 22nd annual Arnold 5K Pump & Run was one of the nearly 80 events held during the 35th annual Arnold Sports Festival.  Nearly 1,000 athletes registered for the Arnold 5K Pump & Run from twenty-eight States, Washington D.C. and Canada, this event is the largest of its' kind in the World. Arnold was hand to start the race on High Street by the Arnold Schwarzenegger statue, ran towards downtown and loop around the town before finishing on High Street in front of Greater Columbus Convention Center.

The Spring issue and the 35th Anniversary issue of RUNOHIO was mailed last week and should now be at your favorite running store.

I introduced RUNOHIO at the 1988 Columbus Marathon and the first issue of RUNOHIO was printed in March of 1989. My younger brother Jeff and my mom, Jean McGowan, assisted with the start of the publication.