This event is a 5k run that winds its way through the Pickerington High School North XC course. The 5k course is an OHSAA certified 5,000m course with varied terrain through woods and practice fields. There is very little elevation change on the course. Over 1200m of the course is run through wooded terrain.
The Central Ohio Regional Cross Country Championship is run on the Pickerington North XC course. The start and finish area is located within 100m of each other for a spectator-friendly viewing of the race. The run includes a Kids’ Fun Run in advance of the 5k event, so be sure to bring the whole family!
Date: Monday, July 4, 2016
Day of event registration: 7:30 am
Kids’ Fun Run: 8:00 am
Diley Ridge 5k Dash: 8:20 am
Location: Pickerington High School North XC course located at 7800 Refugee Road.
Parking: Parking is available at Pickerington High School North located at 7800 Refugee Road, Pickerington, OH 43147.
Kids’ Fun Run:
FREE! (Registration required in advance or at event)
Please click here for pricing, deadlines and to register.
* * REMEMBER: You must register and pay by June 23 to receive a Dash T-Shirt! * *
REGISTER online here. Please complete one online registratrion form for each participant. Children participating in the free run must be registered online and have the signature of a parent or guardian.
Race Number/Shirt Pick-Up:
You can pick up your race number and shirt at the registration table on Race Day just prior to the event.
Kids’ Fun Run:
Children and adults can participate in the FREE Fun Run. T-Shirts will not be available for participants in the Kids’ Fun Run; however, all finishers will receive a ribbon! Both the Tiger and Panther mascots will make an appearance!
The route for both events will take you through the Pickerington High School North XC course. A copy of the course map can be seen by clicking here.
Refreshments and post race:
Light refreshments will be available for race participants at the start and finish lines.
Results within minutes after conclusion of the race via text and/or email.
Top 10 Women and Top 10 Men will receive medals.
Runner Goodie Bags and T-Shirt:
All participants in the 5k Dash will receive a goodie bag full of valuable items from local merchants. Runners who register AND make full payment by June 23, 2016 will receive a commemorative 2016 Diley Ridge 5k Dash T-Shirt.