RACE FOR THE CURE
The 2013 Susan G. Komen, Race for the Cure will take place Saturday May 18, 2013 in Downtown Columbus. The event is expected to have a crowd of approximately 46,000 - 50,000 people taking part in different runs and walks. This large event will have a significant impact on motorists and pedestrians in the area.
Friday May 17th, at 6:00 pm till Saturday May 18th, approximately 3:00 pm
Broad Street will close between High and Third streets
Saturday May 18th, at 6:00 am the following will close for the formation area:
Front Street will be closed between Gay and Rich streets
Broad Street between High Street and Civic Center Drive
High Street between Rich and Broad streets
Participants should try to arrive early and expect delays. Roads along the race route will begin closing at approximately 8:00 a.m.
Times for the different starts:
8:00 am: The 5K Competitive (chip-timed runners only) start
8:10 am: The 5K Coed Run will start
8:20 am: The 5K Coed Walk will start
9:15 am: The 1 Mile Fun Walk will start
There will be long rolling closures along the race course. Motorists who are not attending the events are advised to avoid the area if possible. The race is expected to be finished around noon. There will be special duty Columbus Police Officers directing traffic for both the Race for the Cure and parking.
1 Mile Fun Walk Course:
5K Races/Walks Course: