Marathon Exchange

Presented by Dresden Sister City, Inc.

in collaboration with

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon & 1/2 Marathon & Greater Columbus Sister Cities International

  • 5 Columbus Marathon Ambassadors will travel to Germany and represent Columbus and the Columbus Marathon as Marathon Ambassadors in the Dresden Marathon & 1/2 Marathon on October 18, 2020
  • 5 Dresden Marathon Ambassadors will travel to Columbus and represent their city in the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon and 1/2 Marathon on October 18, 2020
  • The program includes home stays, free race entry, a sightseeing program and a welcome (or farewell) reception with City officials and members of the sister city organization

STAY TUNED FOR THE ANNOUNCEMENT AND APPLICATION IN MARCH!

Here are our 2019 Columbus Marathon Ambassadors:
Logan Akers, Shannon Morrison, Natalie Adams, Aaron Ansari, Emily Glenn (clockwise from upper left)

It’s been another successful year for the Columbus-Dresden Marathon Exchange! We will announce the 2020 exchange in early spring 2020. Sign up for to our mailing list if you don’t want to miss it! For some inspiration, read what one of our 2019 Columbus Marathon Ambassadors had to say about her experience: https://aviation.osu.edu/news/2019/12/hallo-germany

DID YOU KNOW? Greater Columbus Sister Cities International is offering the Marathon Exchange with two other of Columbus’ sister cities: Hefei, China and Curitiba, Brazil! Head over to Greater Columbus Sister Cities International to learn more!

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