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The Historic Germantown 8K Presented by New Balance Dayton

When: August 7, 2021
Where: Germantown, OH
Race type(s): 8K, 1K

The Germantown 8K is the second race in the Miami Valley Race Series, which includes the Crossroads 5K, the Brook Mills 10K, and Gem City Classic 15K/5K! This race is Germantown's only road race and runs through all the historic streets and right through the Germantown Covered Bridge. Your no hidden fees entry includes,

  • Official race tech tee
  • Custom finisher medal with sublimated ribbons
  • Handmade in the USA wooden awards for overall, masters, and age group awards
  • Certified and fast course that runs through the Germantown Covered Bridge!
  • Chip Timing
  • Custom Race Bibs
  • Free race photos
  • A great DJ
  • Great selection of post-race food
  • A portion of race proceeds supports the Historical Society of Germantown whose efforts work to preserve the rich history of Germantown.
There is also a 1K Kids' Run presented by Dayton Children's Hospital (event is untimed). All registered children will receive,
  • Customer finisher medal
  • Custom race bibs
  • Post-race food
Handmade in the USA wooden awards for the following divisions,
  • Top Three Overall Male & Female
  • Top Three Master’s Male & Female
  • 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+
Cash prizes to the top 3 Overall Males and top 3 Overall Females in the 8K
  • 1st Place – $150
  • 2nd Place – $100
  • 3rd Place – $75
    • Men – 24:34
    • Women – 27:26
New Balance gift cards to the top 3 Masters Male and Female
  • 1st Place – $75
  • 2nd Place – $50
  • 3rd Place – $25
Participants who complete all four races in the Miami Valley Race Series will earn an additional award. In previous years we've offered an additional connecting medal, a medal display, a medal rack, etc. Who knows what we'll do this year! πŸ™‚