Event Description



Gear Check will be located at The Commons at 4th Street and Washington Street, which is one block due south of the starting corrals. Gear Check will open at 6:45am.

Bags not claimed by 2:30pm on race day will be held for two weeks, at which point any leftover bags will be given to charity. You will need your Race Bib to pick up your gear bag from Gear Check.

Please DO NOT put any valuables in your gear bag! Use this service for placing clothes to drop off before the event and to put back on after the event. The Mill Race Marathon organization is not responsible for lost or stolen bags or items.

Due to security reasons, we will not be able to check large items like backpacks. Please limit it to items like sweats, extra clothes, etc.


Overall Awards are detemined by gun time. Age Group Awards are determined by chip time.

All cash prizes will be paid within two weeks of the event after all official results are confirmed and a review of the Road Race Management website “www.dopingsanctions.com” is made.

The Mill Race Marathon has a policy that prize money is only eligible to participants who are not currently serving a suspension for use of a banned substance, nor has ever served a ban for use of performance enhancing drugs.

Please Note: Awards for athletes age 19 and under are a nominal value item to protect future high school and collegiate eligibility of the athlete.


We have made arrangements for three parking garages and a number of surface lots, each located within 3 blocks of the start, finish, rest & recovery areas. There is no charge for parking.

Street Parking is FREE. The City of Columbus does not have parking meters.

There is also a free shuttle service running from the Walmart parking lot on race day from 6:30 am until 4:00 pm. The lot is located at 2025 Merchant Mile, Columbus, IN 47201.

Note: Vehicles will be towed if parked in a No Parking area. 

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