Champion Benefits

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon & 1/2 Marathon Children’s Champions change lives!  As you achieve your fundraising and fitness goals, you will also be eligible for Children’s Champion incentives. Check out this FUNdraising Guide for tips on reaching your goals and facts about the hospital. Don't forget you can fundraise as a Children's Champion and receive perks regardless of race participation.

2017 Children’s Champion Fundraising Incentive Levels:

All participants are eligible to earn benefits at several fundraising levels.*

Amount Raised* Perk
$50 Personalized Honor Sign Along Course
     Fundraising level must be reached by 09.30.2017
$125 Children’s Champions Event Day Shirt
Must be picked up at Children's Champions Booth at Marathon Expo.
     Fundraising level must be reached by 10.12.2017
$250 Two passes to the Children’s Champions VIP Finish Area
Includes post-race celebration with food, drinks, massage therapists, special viewing area and more. 
     Fundraising level must be reached by 10.12.2017
$500 Two passes to the Children’s Champions VIP Pre-Race Area
Includes private gear check, food, drinks, massage therapists, special viewing area and more. 
     Fundraising level must be reached by 10.12.2017
$1,000 Children's Champion apparel item.**
     Fundraising level must be reached by 10.23.2017
Custom Medal Engraving 
Corral B Assignment (optional)
     Must request change at Marathon Expo booth
$2,500

$100 Gift Card to Second Sole Gahanna
Children's Champion Hat
Children's Champion Drawstring Bag
     Fundraising level must be reached by 10.12.2017

$5,000 Personal Tour of Nationwide Children's Hospital
Wagon donated in Children's Champion's honor
Panera Catering Certificate for a party (up to 12 people)
     Fundraising level must be reached by 12.31.2017

*All incentives are cumulative and earned on an individual basis.
**Additional apparel item will be ordered post-race. Size ordered will match size submitted at registration. Item will be shipped to address submitted at registration.