The Virtual Ohio State 4 Miler

Event: The Virtual Ohio State 4 Miler

Date: April 16-18, 2021

Location: Virtual

Distance: 4 Miles

Start Time: Your Favorite Time To Run

The Ohio State 4 Miler To Be Held Virtually In April

The 2020 Ohio State 4 Miler, originally scheduled for October 25, 2020 at Ohio Stadium, then been postponed to Spring 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will now be held virtually April 16-18, 2021.

"After months of working state and local health departments to develop ways to produce the Ohio State 4 Miler in-person in April, it is clear that we are not yet ready to return to live events due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic," said David Babner, race director for M3S Sports. "We remain optimistic that we will be able to host in-person events as soon as this summer and we look forward to hosting the 2021 Ohio State 4 Miler in-person at Ohio Stadium on October 24."

The Virtual Ohio State 4 Miler will be held April 16-18. All participants will receive an 4 Miler Event Shirt, famous 4 Miler Finisher's Medal, Race Bib,  Online results and Online photos. Race packets will be mailed to participants the week of April 5.

Registration for the Virtual Ohio State 4 Miler is now open. The event is limited to 5,000 runners and walkers so sign up now to guarantee your spot. Cost is $54.99 and includes shipping!

Note to current registrants: If you signed up for the Ohio State 4 Miler prior to Feb. 1, you have the option to participate virtually in April OR defer to the 2021 Ohio State 4 Miler on October 24. Please refer to the Deferral Information page for instructions on how to select Virtual or Deferral.

Please note that the Virtual Ohio State 4 Miler in April and the 2021 Ohio State 4 Miler on Oct. 24 are SEPARATE EVENTS and will feature UNIQUE shirts and medals. The April event is technically the 2020 Ohio State 4 Miler and the October event is the  2021 Ohio State 4 Miler. Participants are encouraged to do both events!

Registration for the 2021 Ohio State 4 Miler on Oct. 24, 2021 will open soon on Monday, April 19.

Register Now

Deferral Information

What You Get:

  • Ohio State 4 Miler Technical Event Shirt
  • Ohio State 4 Miler Official Finisher's Medal
  • Ohio State 4 Miler Race Bib
  • Virtual Course Maps Presented By Byers Auto
  • Online Results 
  • Online Photos
  • FREE Medal Engraving at Diamond Cellar
  • The Official Ohio State 4 Miler Virtual Playlist Presented By Byers Auto
  • Finisher's Certificate
  • Your Packet Shipped To You!
    Awesome Finisher's Medal

    Awesome Finisher's Medal

    Technial Event Shirt

    Technial Event Shirt