39th Annual 5km Run

When: Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Venue: AVS 66th International Symposium & Exhibition
Distance: 5km
Location: The start and finish is within walking distance of the Greater Columbus Convention Center
Start Time: 6:30 a.m.
Fee: $30.00 (Onsite Registration $45.00)
Ceremony: Wednesday at noon in front of the race registration booth
Our 39th Annual AVS Run, the oldest professional society run on our planet, will be held with our AVS 66th International Symposium & Exhibition in Columbus, Ohio. The start and finish is within walking distance of the Greater Columbus Convention Center. With your entry fee you will receive a run t-shirt, race number, and awards.  
The race will be held on Wednesday morning at a time that will allow runners to make the first sessions.  Stop by the race registration booth by Tuesday, October 22nd to pick up your t-shirt and number, a map of the course, and find organizational details for Wednesday morning. The awards ceremony will be held at the Run registration area on Wednesday at noon. .

Don’t forget to put together a team to compete in our CORPORATE RACE and DIVISIONS AND GROUPS RACE. Each team representing a corporate entity (university, unemployed, research organization, manufacturer, etc.) or Division/Group must have at least 3 team members to qualify. Times are handicapped by age and sex. To enter your team, please email your roster, team name, and affiliation to the Race Director (bridget_rogers@avs.orgbefore noon on Tuesday, October 22nd.  Please make sure each team member has registered for the race.
Please note that we assign t-shirts in the order in which race registrations are received.  Those who register before August 15 are guaranteed to receive their desired size so please be sure to register ASAP!

Contact the Race Director (bridget_rogers@avs.org) with questions or suggestions. See you in Columbus! 

See pics from last year