2023 Don Scott Trot: 5K on the Runway
Namesake celebration 80 years
The Ohio State University Airport
2160 West Case Rd
Columbus, OH 43235
The Don Scott Trot: 5K on the Runway is a signature event at The Ohio State University Airport. Participants enjoy the annual opportunity to be on grounds typically reserved for aircraft. This special event fosters awareness, unity and community celebration of the airport. In 2023 the 5K and kids fun race will be held August 26 at 7:45 a.m. Free parking will be on site at the airport. Registration and details: https://runsignup.com/donscotttrot.
This year’s event specially honors the 80th year since our name was updated to commemorate Ohio State student, aviator and service member, Don Scott.
Ohio State’s Flight Education program is the 2023 race beneficiary. Proceeds will provide scholarship support for students training to receive their pilot certificates, from the introductory to advanced levels.
Thank you to our generous sponsors! Gold-level sponsors: FlightSafety International and NetJets. Silver-level sponsors: Crawford, Murphy & Tilly, RS&H, Spartan Air, and Worthington Industries. In addition, Ohio State Aviation Alumni Association will provide post-race refreshments.