Bearcats Dash & Bash
Join a tradition in the making at the inaugural Bearcats Dash & Bash 5K and 18.19K on October 7th, 2018!
After setting a Cincinnati record for an inaugural race with more than 1,800 participants in 2016, the Bearcats Dash and Bash is back again! The 3rd Annual Bearcats Dash & Bash takes place on Sunday, October 7, 2018, and all races finish in Nippert Stadium!
The 5K run/walk winds through the University of Cincinnati’s award-winning Uptown campus, which features works by some of the world’s most renowned architects.
The newly designed 18.19K course, which celebrates the year of UC’s founding, takes runners through campus, and beyond. Wind your way through the race course of your choice and be rewarded by running onto the field to finish in Nippert!
After the Dash, celebrate your success at the Bash, which will be held around the concourse of Nippert Stadium. All Dash & Bash participants will be able to enjoy free live music and exchange tear-away tickets on their race bibs for FREE food, beer, and soft drinks from a wide array of vendors. Additional refreshments will be available for purchase.
All proceeds benefit the University of Cincinnati’s Athletic Scholarship Fund and the Ohio Innocence Project at UC’s College of Law.
Future Bearcats Dash (10:00am)
All races finish in historic Nippert Stadium! Watch yourself run up the field on the JumboTron!
The 5K run/walk winds through UC’s award-winning Uptown campus, which features works by some of the world’s most renowned architects.
The 18.19K course celebrates the year of UC’s founding in 1819. This point-to-point course starts on campus, then takes runners out beyond: through Clifton’s historic Gaslight District; past Spring Grove Cemetery; and through Fairview Park with a stunning overlook of the City.