Children's Champions are those who fundraise for Nationwide Children's Hospital. Whether you are walking, running, volunteering or cheering others on, you can support Nationwide Children's Hospital by fundraising as a Children’s Champion. You do not need to register for the Nationwide Children's Hospital Columbus Marathon & ½ Marathon to fundraise to help kids everywhere. As a Children's Champion, there is no minimum fundraising requirement because every gift matters.

Please note that by registering as a Children's Champion you ARE NOT registering for the race. Registration for the race can be found at