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Saturday, December 2

Jingle Bell 5K, Columbus, 8am (614) 721-1827

Storybook Christmas 5K, Zanesville, 5pm (740) 819-9300

Reason for the Season 5K, East Liverpool, 1pm (330) 843-7823

Christmas Village 5K, Whitehouse, 4:30pm (419) 882-2768

Farmers on the Run 5K, Fremont, 8am (419) 518-6055

Jingle Bell 3 Mile, Ashtabula, 9am (440) 812-5395

Miracle on Erie Street 5K, Willoughby, 11am (440) 478-5800

Reindeer 5K, The Plains, 10am https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/ThePlains/CASAReindeerRun?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Red Nosed Reindeer 5K, Dayton, 10am https://rednosedreindeer.itsyourrace.com/event.aspx?id=3544

Santa 5K, Gahanna, 9am https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Gahanna/TheSantaRace5k?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Dashing for Diapers Holiday 5K, Steubenville, 9am https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Steubenville/DashingforDiapersHoliday5k?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Holiday 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon, Beavercreek, 8amhttps://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Beavercreek/EJNutterPark1222023?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Holiday 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon, Chillicothe, 8am https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Hamilton/HamiltonSantacon1kFunRun?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Jingle Dog 5K, Munroe Falls, 9am https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Ashtabula/JingleBell3MileRun?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Jolly Jingle 5K, Minerva, 9am https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/MunroeFalls/JingleDog2020?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Coopers Claus Mile, Carroll, 10am https://tristateracer.com/race/12501

Santa Spirit 1 Mile,Barnesville, https://railstotrails5k.com/races/santa-spirit/

Santacon 1K, Hamilton, noon https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Hamilton/HamiltonSantacon1kFunRun?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Holiday Fun Run, Sylvania, 3pm https://www.facebook.com/events/314938418072874 

Arctic 6K Mud Dash, Oregonia, (937) 223-5201

Feed the Need 5K, Kenova, WV (606) 369-4403

Pay it Forward 5K, Saint Albans, WV https://runsignup.com/Race/WV/SaintAlbans/PayitForward5KRace?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Muncie 10 Miler, Muncie, IN, 8am https://www.facebook.com/muncie10

Holiday Hustle Half Marathon & 5K, Dexter, MI (734) 929-9027

Jingle Bell 5K, Pittsburgh, PA (412) 480-8778

Sunday, December 3

Lions Rudolph 3 Mile, Westerville, 2:30pm (614) 523-2377

Jingle Bell 5K, Lyndhurst, 9am Lyndhurst (888) 592-0920

Reindeer 5K, Lakewood, 9am (216) 623-9933

Run Santa Run 5K, Medina, 9am (440) 478-5800

Christmas Joy for Toys Trail 5K, 10K, Monroe https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Monroe/CHRISTMASJoyForToysTrail510K?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Topo Trail Marathon Races, East Fork State Park, https://www.topoadventuresports.org/marathon.html

Cheer Chase 5K, Catlettsburg, KY(606) 369-4403

Santa Hussle Half Marathon, 5K, Indianapolis, IN https://santahustle.com/indianapolis

Run Santa Run 5K, Oakdale, PA, 9am (440) 478-5800

Nittany Valley HalfMarathon, State College, PA (814) 231-4043

Tuesday, December 5

Twas the Night Before 5K, Columbiana, 6pm (440) 478-5800

Saturday, December 9

Run Run Reindeer 5K, Newark, 9:0am (740) 345-9622

Ugly Christmas Sweater 5K, Gibsonburg, 9am (419) 637-2634

Hot Chocolate 10K, 5K, Columbus (937) 846-4644

Great Guernsey Trail 12K, 5K of Christmas, Lore City, 9am (740) 439-0020 

Spirit of the Season 5K, Canton (330) 458-9176

Holly Jolly 5K, 10K, Piqua, (937) 773-9355

Frosty Frolic 5K, Canton (330) 317-0081

Santas in Tremont 1 Mile, Cleveland, 4pm (216) 623-9933

Winter Wonder 5K, New Albany, 9am https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/NewAlbany/WinterWonder5k

NC4K Reindeer 5K, Columbus, 9am https://www.nc4k.org/reindeerrun2023

Rudolph Run 5K, Strasburg, 10am https://ohiochallengeseries.enmotive.com/events/register/2023-rudolph-run

Candy Cane 12K, 5K, Cincinnati, 8:30am https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Cincinnati/BRCCandyCaneCourseCincinnati?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Gift Exchange 5K, Kettering, 10am https://orrrc.org/gift-exchange-5k

NC4K Reindeer Run, Powell, 9am https://www.nc4k.org/reindeerrun2023

Lifesaver 5K, 10K, Mansfield, 9am https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Mansfield/lifesaver5k10k

Bigfoot Trail Races, Salt Fork State Park https://www.topoadventuresports.org/marathon.html

Great Guernsey Trail 12Ks of Christmas, Lore City 

Sounds of Christmas 5K, Russell, KY (606) 369-4403

Topo Trail Run Series Race, Cincinnati https://www.topoadventuresports.org/topotrail.html

Jingle Bell 5K, Indianapolis, IN (812) 219-5869

Run Santa Run 5K, Cranberry Twp, PA, 9am (440) 478-5800

Sunday, December 10

Run Santa Run 5K, Mentor, 8:30am (440) 478-5800

Santa Claws 5K, Toledo, 4pm https://www.toledozoo.org/polarpaws

Candy Cane Course 12K, 5K, Columbus, https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Columbus/BRCCandyCaneCourseColumbus?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Ugly Sweater 1 miler, Olmsted Falls, 9am https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/OlmstedFalls/OlmstedUglySweaterRun3?aflt_token=vkmwDmweQ4iCYn8otSOOnKQ3vCO8buOw

Bigfoot Trail 50K, 10 Mile, Salt Fork State Park, https://www.westernreserveracing.com/races/bigfoot-50k-20-10-miler

Jingle Bell 5K, Parkersburg, WV https://www.rivercityrunners.com/event-list/2023/12/10/jingle-bell-5k-winter-series-race

Run Santa Run 5K, Morgantown, WV, 9am (440) 478-5800

Jingle Bell 5K, Covington, KY (513) 549-1987 

Jingle Bell 5K, Louisville, KY (513) 448-1124

Jingle Bell 5K, 10K, Fisher, IN (812) 219-5869.

Bad Santa Trail 5K, Leonard, MI ( 248) 321-9813

Saturday, December 16

Jingle and Mingle 5K, New Concord, 11am (740) 260-7778

Egg Nog Jog 5K, Cincinnati, 10am (513) 793-0508

Noel 5K, Cincinnati, 10am (513) 321-1772

Oh What Fun it is to Run 5K, Caldwell, 10am (740) 732-4645

Santa Run 5K, Middletown, 11am (513)594-8251

Selfless Elf 5K, Akron, 8am (330) 535-6900

Run the Lights Races, Delaware (614) 412-3499

Winter Solstice Trail 10 Mile, Yellow Springs, 10am, ORRRC (937) 640-2786

Reindeer Run, Flatwoods, KY (740) 532-9688

Sunday, December 17

Run Santa Run 5K, Perrysburg, 9am (440) 478-5800

Run Santa Run 5K, Louisville, 8:30am (440) 478-5800

Mistletoe 5K, St Marys, WV (740) 896-3720

Saturday, December 23

Run Santa Run 5K, Westlake, 9am (440) 478-5800

Sunday, December 24

CCUCC's Jingle All The Way 5K, Amherst, 9am (440) 988-9148

Frosty 5 Mile, Hudson, 8:30am (330) 819-4454

Saturday, December 30

Finish Together 5K, Columbus, Columbus Westside Running Club, 470 W Broad St #1098, Columbus, OH 43215

New Year's Resolution Run 5K, Canfield, (330) 921-1427

Revenuer's Trail Races, New Carlisle, (937) 778-1515

Holiday Hustle 5K, Angola, IN https://runsignup.com/Race/IN/Angola/HolidayHustleAtTheY 

Sunday, December 31

Great New Years Eve 5K, Stow, Summit Athletic Club, P.O. Box 1015, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223 (330) 633-5667

Last Chance Mile, Ashtabula, 10am (440) 344-8371

Midnight Special 5K, Perrysburg, 11:45pm (419) 931-8484

Resolution 5K, Westlake, 9am (216) 623-9933

Midnight Special 5K, Toledo, 11:45pm, Toledo Roadrunners Club, PO Box 8818 Maumee, OH 43537

Crazy Lenny's New Year's Eve 5K, Poland, 11am, Phil Pillin, 35 Cortland St, Youngstown, OH 44514 - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

CKRR NYE Reminiscing 5K, Kokomo, IN, 2pm, Club Kokomo, 2936 Congress Dr, Kokomo, IN 46902

Belle Isle New Year Eve’s 5K, Detroit, MI, 5K, 1280 Souter Dr, Troy, MI 48083  https://belleislenye.enmotive.com 

Goodbye 22 – 5K, Rochester, MI - https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/Rochester/GOODBYE23 

Belle Isle New Year's Eve 5k, Detroit, MI (248) 840-9711

Goodbye 23 5K, Rochester, MI (248) 321-9814

Out with the Old in with the New Trail 5K, Shelby Twp, MI (248) 321-9813


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Saturday, February 17

Heart of a Lion 2 Mile Race – Minerva, 10am (330) 205-3300  https://gopherarun.com/races/2024-heart-of-a-lion-2-mile-race---minerva-oh.html 

Sunday, February 18

Timbuk Winter Run Challenge, Granville, Ohio https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Granville/WinterRunCRRC  


Sunday, March 3

Arnold 5K Pump & Run, Arnold 5K, Columbus, Ohio https://runsignup.com/Race/OH/Columbus/ArnoldSportsFestival 

Sunday, April 14       

Athens Marathon & Half Marathon, Athens, Ohio https://www.athensohiomarathon.com Register now till December 31 for $10 off any category with coupon RunOhio2 4  

Sunday, April 28 

Mercy Health Glass City Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K, Toledo, Ohio  https://glasscitymarathon.org 

May 18-19

Cleveland Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K & 5K, Cleveland, Ohio Save $10 on any distance – Promo Code: OHIORUNS24 https://www.clevelandmarathon.com