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March 2017 RUNOHIO E-Newsletter

on 27 February 2017.

RUNOHIO was introduced at the 1988 Columbus Marathon and was first printed March 1989. My brother Jeff and my mom, Jean McGowan, assisted with the start of the publication. RUNOHIO's goal when we started was to provide timely running information with the most compete race calendar, results and running news around the state of Ohio.

 
March 2017 RUNOHIO E-Newsletter
RUNOHIO hopes you are having a great winter of training and are looking forward to a great rest of 2017 of training and racing.
RUNOHIO Starts Our 29th Year
RUNOHIO was introduced at the 1988 Columbus Marathon and was first printed March 1989. My brother Jeff and my mom, Jean McGowan, assisted with the start of the publication. RUNOHIO's goal when we started was to provide timely running information with the most compete race calendar, results and running news around the state of Ohio. We cover races in and around Ohio, the Ohio High School Cross Country & Track State Championships. Plus, we cover the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials and the Track and Field U.S. Olympic Trials and National Championships. A number of ups and downs have occurred since we started RUNOHIO, but this issue starts our 29th year serving the running community.
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Butch Reynolds to start Arnold 5K March 5th

Gold medalist and World Record holder Butch Reynolds who recently was inducted into the USATF National Track & Field Hall of Fame will start the March 5th Arnold 5K -
http://runohio.com/index.php/news/1288-butch-reynolds-to-start-arnold-5k-march-5th
Info on Arnold 5K - READ MORE
2017 RUNOHIO Grand Prix Races

Pick one or two of the March RUNOHIO Grand Prix races to start your 2017 racing season. Pick them here.
 
Summit Athlete Running Club
 
The Summit Athlete Running Club was formed in 1968 under the leadership of legendary area runner from that era, Jim Klett. READ MORE

RUNOHIO would again like to spotlight the running clubs in Ohio. Please share this information at your next running club meeting and have someone write up a 3-7 paragraph article about your club and we will print it in an upcoming issue - This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
2017 Spring Shoe Review

The times they are a changin'," wrote Bob Dylan more than 50 years ago, and that has certainly been the case in the running shoe industry over the past season. READ MORE
Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon - 40th Anniversary

As one of the oldest marathons in the country, the Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon is proud of the traditions it has built since the first races were held in 1978. From empowering runners to achieve their goals to sharing what makes Cleveland unique with people from all over the world to making a positive economic impact on the community, marathon organizers work hard to bring a meaningful, inspiring and fun event to the city streets each year. READ MORE
40th annual Columbus 10K

The Columbus 10K is one of the oldest races in Ohio, and is considered "The Oldest Road Race in Columbus." The event originally began forty years ago as the Citizen Journal 10K which was won by RUNOHIO's editor Matt McGowan. Matt younger brother, Jeff had talked him into entering after returning from the Division III Track & Field Championships. McGowan later directed the race for fourteen years.  Since 2009 the event has been directed by Andy Harris and Jim Jurcevich with help from RUNOHIO and the Columbus Running Company.  RUNOHIO became the presenting sponsor in 2014. The race is consider one of the premier 10K's in the state.

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Looking for a Race to Run in March?

Looking for a race to run check out the print RUNOHIO Race Calendar -


 
How Do You Want to Keep Up With the Running News?

Go to your favorite running store to get the latest issue of the print RUNOHIO or subscribe to get the print RUNOHIO mailed to you. Take advantage of the 29th annual RUNOHIO Special Subscription price on only $10 (The same price as the 1988)
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The McGowan Family Track

Circleville City Schools recognized and thanked the McGowan family for their generous donation to the track facilities at the CHS Track Invitational last month. In honor of their continued support, the facility will now be known as The McGowan Family Track.
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RunBlogRun

Check out Larry Eder's RunBlogRun articles at the bottom of the RUNOHIO web site

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NATIONAL NEWS

Running News from around the world.

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RACE RESULTS

Check out all of the race results on the
RUNOHIO Results Pages 
 
Race Directors please email RUNOHIO your race results - This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Also, don't forget to list your upcoming races on the 
RUNOHIO Event Calendar
Race Directors/Running Club Special

If you are a race director or a member of a running club - sign up for a one year subscription to the print RUNOHIO for only $8. To take advantage of Race Directors and Running Club Special


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For over 29 years the print RUNOHIO has been providing you with running coverage in Ohio, West Virginia, northern Kentucky, eastern Indiana, western Pennsylvania and southern Michigan. The RUNOHIO web site - http://www.runohio.com has been working with The Running Network - for over 19 years in providing you National and local running news. Go to your favorite running store to get the current issue of RUNOHIO or subscribe to get the print RUNOHIO mailed to you. Take advantage of the 29th annual RUNOHIO Special Subscription price on only $10 (The same price as the inaugural year of RUNOHIO in 1988).   Send your name and address to RUNOHIO, PO Box 238, Granville, OH 43023 or register online - https://www.signmeup.com/119040
Upcoming Races
That's for the price of 1 or 2 entry fees
 
 
Sunday, April 2
 
Cincinnati Gorilla Run 5K - http://cincinnatigorillarun.com/
 
Sunday, April 9
 
Athens Marathon, Athens, 26.2 mile, 13.1 mile, 8am, Marathon, PO Box 5870, Athens, OH 45701
 
ORRRC Marathon, Xenia, 26.2 mile, 13.1 mile, 8am, ORRRC, 5420 Ayrshire Ct, Dayton, OH 45429   (937) 372-5530
 
Towpath Half Marathon, Cuyahoga Heights, 13.1 mile, 5 mile, 3 mile, 8am, Hermes Sports & Events (216) 623-9933
 
Sunday, April 23  
  
Glass City Marathon, Toledo - http://glasscitymarathon.org     
RUNOHIO Grand Prix race  
   
Saturday, April 29  
  
OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon, Columbus, 13.1 mile mile http://www.capitalcityhalfmarathon.com     use code RUNOHIO10 for a $10 discount 
RUNOHIO Grand Prix race  
   
Pro Football Hall of Fame Marathon, Canton, 26.2 mile, 13.1 mile http://www.hofmarathon.com
 
Sunday, May 7
 
Flying Pig Marathon, Cincinnati, Flying Pig Marathon, 644 Linn, Suite 626, Cincinnati, OH 45203 (513) 721-7447  http://flyingpigmarathon.com
 
Saturday, May 20
 
Race for the Cure, Columbus, 5km, (614) 297-8155
 
Sunday, May 21
 
Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon, Cleveland, 26.2 mile, 13.1 mile - 7am, 10km -7:15am, Ralph Staph, 29525 Chagrin Blvd., 215 Pepper Pike, OH 44122 (216) 464-5510   http://www.clevelandmarathon.com 
RUNOHIO Grand Prix (marathon/10km)
  
Sunday, June 4  
  
40th annual Columbus 10K, Columbus -  http://runohio.com/index.php/features/1262-40th-annual-columbus-10k   
RUNOHIO Grand Prix race
  
Sunday, August 13 
  
Jeff McGowan Memorial 5K, Columbus, 5km, 8:30am https://runsignup.com/jeffmcgowan5k   
RUNOHIO Grand Prix
About Us
RUNOHIO has numerous ways for you to keep up with all of the running in and around Ohio as well as surrounding States. The print RUNOHIO has been providing you with running coverage for over 29 years in Ohio, West Virginia, northern Kentucky, eastern Indiana, western Pennsylvania and southern Michigan. The RUNOHIO web site - http://www.runohio.com has been working with The Running Network and the Fortius Media Group - for over 19 years in providing you National and local running news. Also, keep up with running in and around Ohio with the RUNOHIO E-Newsletter and Facebook.
 
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