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Columbus International 5k Run/Walk

2016 – It was a great race!


April 2016 5K Evening Race Columbus Ohio

All racers/walkers were invited to wear an international outfit to celebrate their heritage!


april 5k columbus ohio 2015


The 2016 Columbus International 5K is a community event and 5K run/walk designed to help educate families on prenatal and infant care, with the end result of reducing infant mortality.

The race has an international theme and features exhibits from different countries along the race course. Runners received an international ‘tech’ T-shirt as part of their entry.  A special walking category was available for expectant women and parents with infants.


To build awareness of the international community and to raise funds for the worldwide elimination of maternal and neonatal tetanus.


The race began and ended at Genoa Park (303 W. Broad St. Columbus, OH US 43215, just east of COSI along the river) and traverse, in part, the scenic Scioto-mile bike path.