Running into 2020 with some fitness resolutions? Dublin is chock-full of road races to help motivate you all year long. Get in the spirit with these fun, festive races for runners of all ages.
Fore! Ready your running shoes for the return of the FORE! Miler presented by OhioHealth, a 4-mile road race that will kick off the 45th playing of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide hosted annually by golf legend Jack Nicklaus at Muirfield Village Golf Club. This race serves as a fundraiser that highlights and benefits the alliance between Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation and Nationwide Children’s Hospital.
After the race, runners and walkers will enjoy a free Post-Race Party at the Golden Bear Club, an enclosed, climate-controlled venue located between the fairway at Hole No. 10 and the green at No. 14 at Muirfield Village Golf Club. The FORE! Miler is limited to the first 3,000 runners and walkers. Save the date! Thursday, June 4.
Emerald City Half and Quarter Marathon
The annual OhioHealth Emerald City Half & Quarter Marathon is a signature Dublin event, put on by M3S Sports. The half (13.1 miles) and quarter (6.55 miles) is open to runners and walkers alike and benefits the Welcome Warehouse, a Dublin-based charity that provides opportunities, goods and services to those in need. In late August, the half and quarter marathons provide the perfect training run for those preparing for full and half marathons in the fall. All runners and walkers receive an Official Finisher's Medal, a t-shirt and post-race refreshments.
IGS Energy Dublin Irish Festival 5K and Kids Dash
Kickoff the Dublin Irish Festival weekend with the IGS Energy Dublin Irish Festival 5K and Kids Dash held in Historic Dublin. Afterward enjoy the Dub Crawl where merchants and restaurants throughout Downtown Dublin extend their business hours, offer special promotions and provide live entertainment to fill you with Irish spirit.
Flying Feather 4-Miler
Fly into your Thanksgiving holiday in style with The Flying Feather Four Miler - the ultimate Thanksgiving event. The race takes place on Thanksgiving morning at the Club at Corazon where your little runners can participate in the Kids Gobbler Chase followed by the Four Miler. Space is limited to the first 4,000 runners and walkers to ensure the best race experience possible — so register early so you don't miss out. All participants, receive an Official Finisher's Medal and race swag. Save the date! November 26, 2020.
There you have it! Which ones will you be running this year? Share your memories with us using #SoDublin.
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