Race Day
Mark your calendars! The DAV 5K returns on Saturday, November 6, 2021.
7:00 AM Check in and registration open.  
9:00 AM Race begins
Race Location
The DAV 5K will be held at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, OH.
Street Closures
Course Map
2021 course map coming soon. 
There will also be a 1 mile route option. Signage and volunteers will direct those who want to take the shorter route.
Motorcycle Ride
On race morning, take Walnut Street to access E. Freedom Way. Police will allow you past the barricades when you arrive. Line up on E. Freedom Way in front of Condado Tacos (195 E. Freedom Way). Please be in place by 8:00 AM. There will be a short safety briefing before the Opening Ceremony begins at 8:30 AM. 
Motorcycle course map coming soon.
In order to give back more support to the programs and services that DAV provides for veterans, the DAV 5K will no longer be offering official timing services. Bring your watch to track your time! We will also have a race clock at the start/finish line.
Packet Pickup 
TBD - Date & Time
DAV National Headquarters
860 Dolwick Drive, Erlanger, KY 41018
During this time, you will be able to pick up your race bib and shirt. We are unable to mail packets after the race. 
Can’t make it before the race? Pick up your bib and shirt starting at 7:00 AM on race morning. 
Parking is available at the various garages around the ball park.  Please note, Joe Nuxhall Way will close on race morning promptly at 6:00 AM. You may access the garages from Mehring Way until 8:30 AM.
Bag Check 
On race day, Bag Check will be located in front of Great American Ball Park. All belongings must be claimed by 11:00 AM. Any unclaimed bags will be taken to DAV Headquarters and can be picked up by appointment by emailing dav5k@dav.org. 
Post Party

Check back for additional event updates! If you have questions, please email  dav5k@dav.org.

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