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Marathon Exchange Applications Now Open!

Each year we hold athlete exchanges with some of Columbus’ international sister cities that also have a marathon or half marathon. The longest such exchange has been with Dresden, Germany – this is our sixth-year…

GCSCI featured on WTTE-TV Channel 28 Columbus Marketplace show

Interested in learning more about what we do? On Tuesday, March 28th, WTTE-TV Channel 28 Columbus featured GCSCI on their show Columbus Marketplace! Check it out here:

Harrison Afful Connects with GCSCI

Greater Columbus Sister Cities President Tim Sword met with Columbus Crew player Harrison Afful last week to talk about Afful’s connection to his home country of Ghana. Afful, who considers himself a cultural ambassador, is…

Carly Damman: Marathon Ambassador to Curitiba

This fall GCSCI sent 12 ambassadors to our sister cities in Germany, Brazil, and China. These individuals were not your typical “official” representatives of Columbus in suits and ties; all of them were marathon runners…