Columbus, Ohio’s relationship with the city of Dresden has been a prosperous one. Since the signing of the sister city agreement in 1992, Columbus and Dresden have sponsored numerous activities, including exchanges in cultural arts, education and sports.
The Columbus/Dresden Marathon Exchange, now in its third year, selects five athletes from each sister city are selected to compete in the other city’s marathon. The Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon and the Morgenpost Dresden Marathon coincide again this year on October 19, 2014. For further information, click here.
The 3rd Annual Columbus-Dresden Marathon Exchange is a collaborative effort of the following organizations:
- Dresden Sister City, Inc.
- Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon
- City of Dresden, Germany
- Morgenpost Dresden Marathon e.V.
Interested in supporting this exchange? Your tax deductible donation to Dresden Sister City, Inc. would help the organization assist our Athlete Ambassadors in paying for their flights to Dresden. Every gift, large or small, makes a difference! Click here to learn more.