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Dragons 5K


Countdown to Dragons 5K
presented by Orthopedic Associates of SW Ohio


In 2017, the Dragons once again hosted one of the Miami Valley's biggest races with over 2,100 runners and walkers participating. "The Race That Pays You!" is back & better than ever this year! With $75 worth of swag included when signing up, don't miss out on this awesome event!

The 2018 Dragons 5K is being presented by Orthopedic Associates of SW Ohio. OASWO is widely recognized as the regional leader in comprehensive orthopedic care, including the treatment of diseases, injuries and conditions of the bones and joints.




Race Info

Saturday, July 21, 2018
8:00 AM
Fifth Third Field


Course Info


The 3.1 mile course starts at Fifth Third Field, winds through Deeds Point MetroPark and finishes on North Patterson Blvd across from the Fifth Third Field plaza.

Race Pricing
• Adults: $25 (before July 15 at midnight; $30 beginning on July 16)
• Youth: $15 (must be 17 or under on July 21, 2018)

*All participants receive FOUR (4) lawn tickets to a future Dragons game, custom Dragons 5K t-shirt, Dragons hat, and entry to the post-race party inside Fifth Third Field.

Packet Pick-Up
• Friday, July 20: 11am - 6pm
• Saturday, July 21 (race morning): 7am-7:45am
○ Location: Fifth Third Field Plaza

As of noon on Thursday, July 19, online registration will close, but anyone interested in signing up can register at the Dragons Box Office during packet pick-up times.

Race Day

All 5K participants will be electronically timed.

• The top three 5K males and females will be awarded a custom Dragons 5K wooden engraved bat. Overall and Top 3 Age Group Finishers winners must start in the 8:00am group to be eligible for the top male and female awards.
The top three male and female runners in each of the following age groups (under 10, 11-15, 16-20, 21-25, 26-30, 31-35, 36-40, 41-45, 46-50, 51-55, 56-60, 61-65, 66-70, 71-75, 76-80, 80 + up) will be awarded a Dragons Den gift certificate.

Interested in volunteering for the Dragons 5K?

• Over 30 volunteers needed on race day for a variety of tasks
• All volunteers receive a Dragons t-shirt and hat
• Each volunteer will receive two (2) lawn tickets to a future Dragons game
• Event information will be e-mailed to volunteers a week prior to the event
• Any questions about volunteering? Contact Alex Wilker at