Columbus Marathon Children's Champions

Buddy Ball Athletes chosen as 2018 Nationwide Childrens Hospital Marathon Patient Champions

Updated Tuesday October 16, 2018 by Carolyn O'Leary.

Attn: Buddy Ball Nation

2 of our veteran Buddy Ball Athletes have been chosen this year as Patient Champions for the Nationwide Children's Hospital Columbus marathon and 1/2 Marathon on October 21st! 

Each year, 24 patients treated at Nationwide Childrens Hospital are selected to be "Patient Champions" to line each mile of the race, share their story, and inspire others. CONGRATULATIONS to Lauren (MILE 3), and Hailey (MILE 14). Click on their names to read their inspiring stories, and find out how you can be a part of their celebration on Race Day!

Lauren's team will be set up at St. Charles Preparatory School at 2010 E Broad St, Columbus, Ohio 43209

Hailey's team will be located at the Columbus Aquatic Center at 1160 Hunter Ave Columbus OH 43201

Come join us on race day!