• Participant swag
    • All 5K participants will receive a short sleeve Under Armour microthread tech shirt, and all 18.19K participants will receive a long sleeve Under Armour microthread tech shirt.
    • All participants will receive their race numbers and shirts in an Under Armour drawstring bag.
  • Finisher medals
    • All finishers of the 5K and 18.19K will receive a custom, dated, commemorative medal to celebrate your accomplishment!
  • Awards
    • The overall female and male winners of the 18.19K and 5K will be awarded an Under Armour Band!
    • Awards also will be given to the second and third place female and male finishers of the 18.19K and 5K; the top three female and male UC Alumni finishers of the 18.19K and 5K; and the top 3 age-group finishers in each of the following age groups for both females and males: 10 and under (5K only); 11-14 (5K only); 14 and under (18.19K only); 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-70; 70 and over.
    • Awards will be given as the winners cross the finish line. Overall winners will be excluded from age-group awards.
  • Road closures
    • Road closure information is coming soon.
  • Results & Photos
    • Results will begin being posted immediately as participants finish the race and will be finalized within 24 hours of the race.
    • Photos will begin being posted after the race and will be available for purchase.
  • Course details
    • The 5K run/walk celebrates the beauty of UC’s uptown campus, taking runners past all the highlights that have caused Forbes and many other publications to call it one of the most beautiful campuses in the world.  The 5K finishes in historic, newly renovated Nippert Stadium where runners can have their Finisher’s photo taken.  Whether you’re a runner or a walker, you’ll enjoy a morning on UC’s beautiful campus.
    • The Bearcats Dash & Bash signature distance, the 18.19K, honors the year of UC’s founding. The course takes runners past the highlights of UC’s award-winning campus before winding through Clifton’s historic Gaslight District and beautiful Mt. Storm Park. Runners finish in historic, newly renovated Nippert Stadium, where they can have their Finisher’s photo taken.  Just a couple miles short of a half marathon, the 18.19K is a great way to train or challenge yourself to a new distance while enjoying the beauty of UC’s campus, area parks, and the Clifton Gaslight District
  • Course maps
  • Course aid stations
    • Water stops will be located at the halfway point of the 5K course and along the 18.19K course at approximately 2 mile intervals. Gatorade also be available at the 18.19K course aid stations.  At the finish line, all participants will be provided with water, Gatorade, and other refreshments, with more FREE participant refreshments available at the Bash including Skyline cheese coneys, beer, and more!
    • Porta-potties will be available at the starting and finishing areas, as well as at the aid stations along the course.
    • A medical tent will be available at the finish line as well as the halfway point of the 18.19K course, in Mt. Storm Park. The course will also be monitored for participants in need of assistance.