Event Information


What: Inaugural Rose Run 5k

When: Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 8:00 am

Where: Start and finish is at Rose Run Park on Dublin-Granville Road, adjacent to the McCoy Center for the Arts

Distance: 5k (3.1 miles)

Join us for the inaugural Rose Run 5k and celebrate the opening of New Albany's beautiful new Rose Run Park. This is a family-friendly event that is open to runners and walkers!

The Rose Run 5k is a new event in 2021 that will kick off the New Albany’s Founders Day festivities! Start your morning off with a 3.1 mile fun walk/run through the picturesque New Albany community.  You can participate as an individual, with your friends, family or by creating a team with your co-workers.  New Albany Founders Day is a tradition that the city has observed since 1976. 


There will be no official rate entry fee associated with the event however donations are graciously accepted.


The Rose Run 5k Entry Fee: It's Up To You

We want you to promote your health through physical activity as well as enjoy the Founders Day activities that include the dedication of Rose Run Park. Come out and run or walk the inaugural Rose Run 5k (3.1 miles). ENTRY TO THE EVENT IS FREE. However your support of Healthy New Albany through a donation made through the race registration site would be so very much appreciated. 100% of your donation will support Healthy New Albany's programs and services. Every participant will receive a soft tech race tee shirt with a minimum of a $35 donation.


Promoting Corporate Wellness

In Partnership with

Promote workplace wellness by signing up a team for the inaugural Rose Run 5k.

Enjoy the benefits of participating in this event to celebrate the opening of Rose Run Park. Promote your company pride by providing your associates with shirts displaying your company logo and name.

Did you know...

  • Participating in this event will help promote camaraderie within your company

  • You will emphasize the importance of physical activity as integral to promoting a healthy workplace

  • This is an opportunity to allow employees to experience what New Albany has to offer and feel like they are part of the community

  • 100% of all proceeds will be donated to Healthy New Albany, a non-profit organization that promotes health programs and services

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Packet Pick-Up

Thursday, August 26 and Friday, August 27, 2021 from 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm at The Philip Heit Center for Healthy New Albany, 150 W. Main St., New Albany, OH 43054


Course Map

Healthy New Albany

c/o Rose Run 5k

150 W. Main St, Suite B

New Albany, OH 43054

Tel: 614-685-6343


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