Nominations for the 2017 Spirit Awards for the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon & ½ Marathon are now open for submission.
“The Spirit Award is a way for the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon & 1/2 Marathon to recognize individuals who inspire and embody perseverance and strength. They are a testament to our sport and this event and it’s always an incredible privilege to celebrate them and their accomplishments.” – Darris Blackford, Race Director.
If you know someone overcoming considerable obstacles to compete in this year’s race, send us their information for a chance to be selected. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, Aug. 23.
Information to be included in the email is the following:
-The nominator’s name, phone number and email address
-The nominee’s name, phone number and email address
-A 200-word-or-less description of why that person deserves to be recognized
The deadline for submissions is only a month away, so make sure to act fast!
Feel free to check out the 2016 Spirit Award Winners here.