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OTR 5k Run

  • Date: May 20, 2017
  • Time: 9:00am
  • Address:
    1230 Elm Street
    Cincinnati, OH 45201

The 11th Annual OTR 5K Run/Walk will take place on Saturday, May 20 at 9:00 a.m. Following the 5k will be an all-day summer celebration party until 4 p.m. in Washington Park featuring many of the local businesses from the area.

As in year's past, registration will also be available in person during packet pick up hours on the front porch of Music Hall (Thursday, May 19, 4-6:30pm; Friday, May 20, 11-5pm); and day of beginning at 8:30 a.m. until 9:45 a.m., just before the race start at 10:00 a.m. at the Registration tents in Washington Park, which will be located next to the Main Stage (closest to Fourteenth Street). CASH ONLY FOR IN PERSON REGISTRATION. Online registration only guarantees a t-shirt and size. Online registration closes May 18 at 5 p.m. The event is rain or shine. No refunds; no transferring of registrations.

Event Schedule:

5K Run/Walk: 9:00 a.m

Course Details:

Start on 13th, just east of Race. Left on Vine. Right on McMicken. Left on Liberty. Right on Reading. Reading to merge on Central Pkwy. Right on Sycamore. Left on 12th. Right on Main. Right on 13th. Left on Sycamore. Left on Liberty. Left on Walnut. Right on 13th. Right on Vine. Left on 15th. Left on Republic. Finish on Republic, south of 13th.

Click Here For Course Map

Awards and Age Group:

Medals & Running Categories

Top 3 Male & Female Runners – Overall
First Male & Female Runner with a dog (dog running)
First Male & Female Runner with a stroller (assumed a child in said stroller)
First Walker
Male/Female Age Groups: Under 15, 15-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over

Awards ceremony (which are the coveted Rookwood medals!) will occur at approximately 11:45 a.m. on the Main Stage in Washington Park.

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