The Gem City Classic 5K Presented by New Balance Dayton

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The Gem City Classic 15Kand 5K will be the final race in the Miami Valley Race Series, which includes the Crossroads 5K on June 8th and the Historic Germantown 8K on August 3rd! The race takes place in Beautiful Downtown Dayton where it makes a fast and very flat loop into through downtown while passing areas such as Deeds Point Metropark, Island Metropark, Dragons Stadium, and many other beautiful landmarks. Your entry includes,

Official Race Shirt

Custom finisher medals with sublimated ribbons for both the 5K and 15K (complete the entire series to earn an Ohio shaped medallion that connects the three finisher medals)

Handmade in the USA wooden awards for overall, masters, and age group awards (15K only)

Certified and fast course that parallels the Mad and Miami Rivers!

Chip Timing

Custom Race Bibs

Great selection of post-race food

Live music by Hey There Morgan

A portion of race proceeds supports Family of Addicts

There is also a 1K Kid’s Run presented by Dayton Children’s Hospital (event is untimed). All registered children will receive,

Customer finisher medal

Custom race bibs

Post-race food

Awards for the following divisions in the 15K only,

Top Three Overall Male & Female (Cash)

1st – $200
2nd – $150
3rd – $100

Top Three Master’s Male & Female (New Balance Gift Cards)

1st – $100
2nd – $75
3rd – $50

Age Group Divisions: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+



Official website

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Information about the event is available in : English

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]



Gem City Classic Kid's 1K Fun Run

October 12, 2019 (Saturday) - 16:00
1 kilometers
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The Gem City Classic 15K

October 12, 2019 (Saturday) - 16:30
15 kilometers
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The Gem City Classic 5K

October 12, 2019 (Saturday) - 16:30
5 kilometers
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