Schedule of Events

Half Marathon Walk

Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 7:30 a.m.

Half Marathon Run

Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

This challenging course is well known for its changes in elevation. The Half Marathon Run will have prizes (for male and female) for the Open division. The Half Marathon Walk prizes also are for the Open division. Race towels, bottled water and fresh fruit will be available to participants. Participants will receive one food voucher. Pre-registered participants are guaranteed a Dri-fit shirt.

Half Marathon Run Relay

Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

Half Marathon Run Relay prizes are for the top three teams of Male/Male, Male/Female, Female/Female. Transportation is provided to and from the transfer point of the race. Race towels, bottled water and fresh fruit will be available to participants. Participants will receive one food voucher. Pre-registered participants are guaranteed a Dri-fit shirt.

5K Run/Walk For Health

Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 8:15 a.m.

Ogden Newspapers 5K Run/Walk For Health prizes include Open division prizes. Race towels, bottled water and fresh fruit will be available to participants. Participants will receive one food voucher. Pre-registered participants are guaranteed a Dri-fit shirt.

Ogden Fun Run

Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 8:20 a.m.

Ogden Fun Run (Ages 12 and under), on a new course that will start at the Half Marathon Start/Finish line and finish on Water Street. $15 entry fee includes T- shirt & finish award ribbon. Pre-registered participants are guaranteed a T-shirt. Parents are encouraged to run with their children at no cost, or pay the $15 fee and receive a T-shirt.

Tiny Tot Trot

Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 9:00 a.m.

Ogden Tiny Tot Trot Sponsored by: Ohio Valley Parent Magazine. On Water Street, near Heritage Port. Ages 5 and under. Four- and 5-year-olds run first, followed by 3 and under. No entry fee. Registration starts at 8 a.m. on Water Street. All entrants will receive finish award ribbon. Course will run along Water Street.

Race News

Say Cheese! Ogden Half Marathon in Wheeling Adding New Photo Service to Race

WHEELING — You’ve just ran more than 13 miles of what many consider to be among the hardest half-marathon courses in the country. The finish line is in sight as you make the final turn and run down 14th Street, and all you can think about is raising your arms in triumph as you cross the stripe. The last thing you’re thinking about is offering a genuine smile, as the long pull up Wheeling Hill just about a half-mile back, along with ...

Proceeds from 2018 Ogden Newspapers Half Marathon Classic to Support Laughlin Memorial Chapel

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Tots Trot During 41st Ogden Half Marathon

By SHELLEY HANSON For The News-Register WHEELING — The pitter-patter of little feet turned into thunder on Water Street as youngsters participated in the Ogden Tiny Tot Trot — the cutest of all the Ogden Newspapers Half Marathon Classic events held Saturday in Wheeling. Wheeling residents Susan and Matt Koval brought their 3-year-old daughter Lydia to run the Tot Trot. Matt has worked as an amateur radio operator for years during the ...

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