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Reservations: 1-800-SONESTA
2019 Read A Book Day 1 Mile, 5K, 10K, 13.1, 26.2 - Columbus
7:00 PM - 11:59 PM columbus
Date: September 06, 2019 to September 06, 2019
Where: columbus, 4696 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio, United States, 43214
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2019 Read A Book Day 1 Mile, 5K, 10K, 13.1, 26.2 - Columbus

2019 Read A Book Day 1 Mile, 5K, 10K, 13.1, 26.2 *THIS IS A VIRTUAL RACE! Did you know that National Read A Book Day is observed annually on September 6th?  Join our second annual Read A Book Day 1 Mile, 5K, 10K, 13.1 or 26.2 and  go out, read a book and get running! Plus, at least 15% of every registration will go to Operation Lunchbox,  which is an incredible organization that works with the schools in Georgia to provide bags of food for children to take home on the weekends. These are children that do not know where their next meal will come from and only get a warm meal when they are at school.  *For a limited time get an official t-shirt and/or hoodie HERE.   What: This is a 1 Mile, 5K,10K, 13.1 or 26.2  virtual run (or walk) to encourage others to get out there and READ A BOOK! You choose the distance you want to complete. When: Complete your race any time in September 2019, even better if its September 6. *Medals and bibs will begin shipping out mid-August.  If you sign up after that your medals will ship within 2 to 5 days of signing up. Where:  You choose the course and you time yourself (you’ll report your finishing time to us). Why:  Because this is our way to celebrate READING! Cost:  The price is $20 and that includes your medal, bib and shipping. Plus, at least 15% of every entry will be donated to the Operation Lunchbox  *We are in no way affiliated with this charity, we like to choose a different charity for each of our races and are happy to raise funds for them. WHAT IS A VIRTUAL RACE? A virtual race is a race that can be run (or walked)  from any location you choose.  You can run, jog, or walk on the road, on the trail, on the treadmill, at the gym or on the track (or even at another race). You get to run your own race, at your own pace, and time it yourself.  And your medal will be shipped directly to you. Complete a virtual 5K, 10K, half marathon and more!  
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