Ohio State School for the Blind 5K and 1 Mile Walk

Highland Banks Metro Park Big Meadows Picnic Area
Lewis Center, OH 43035

Running > 1 mile, 5k, Walking

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Event Description

The inaugural 5K and family fun mile is presented by the Ohio State School for the Blind Parent Teacher and Staff Foundation, a non-profit organization with a mission to assist students who are blind or visually impaired increase success and independence.


Our Cause

Together we can support the students of the Ohio State School for the Blind by helping to raise funds for programs and activities designed to enhance learning. Join us on November 5, 2023 for a 5K or 1 Mile Walk.

All proceeds directly benefit students, if you have any questions please contact us at ossb5krace@gmail.com



We offer an in person 5K (3.1 miles) or 1 mile for runners or walkers as well as a virtual option that can be completed anywhere at anytime.

In Person: Sunday, November 5, 2023 at Highland Banks Metro Park, 9466 Columbus Pike, Lewis Center, OH 43035.

Virtual: Complete your run/walk whenever and wherever you want. 


Race Day Schedule

8:00 a.m. Race day registration opens at Highland Banks. Shirts will be distributed at he race.

9:00 a.m. OSSB 5K and 1 mile walk begins

10:00 a.m. Celebration 



Shirts will be distributed at the race. Be sure to pick yours up during registration or during the celebration after the race.



Volunteers are needed to make this event a success. The following opportunities are available. Please sign up for a slot using this volunteer signup link.

  • Registration Table
  • Course Marshals
  • Water Station
  • Post Race Snacks
  • Set-up crew
  • Clean-up crew
  • Floaters

Contact ossb5krace@gmail.com for any volunteer questions.


Race Day Parking

Parking is available in the Big Meadows Picnic Area at High Banks Metro Park. 

Event Location & Accomodations

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