The Blue Circle RunJoin us in 2021 for lots of fun! This 5K/10K/walk benefits Diabetes Dayton. We invite you support Diabetes Dayton with your registration and/or donation. The blue circle is the universal symbol for Diabetes and this race’s proceeds will benefit those affected by all types of Diabetes.
About Diabetes DaytonDiabetes Dayton is an independent, non-profit agency serving the Dayton area since 1963. Our mission is to improve the quality of life with programs and services that address the prevention and management of diabetes. All monies raised for Diabetes Dayton stay in the local Greater Dayton community. Our programs and services include: free AADE-accredited diabetes education classes, diabetes supplies for the uninsured, Healthy Me! wellness series, diabetes screenings, presentations, resource referral, and a summer camp for children living with diabetes. Event Schedule (subject to change):Pre-race (at Diabetes Dayton office)Friday, November 5th4-7 pm Pick up and registration - masks are required to be worn while inside Diabetes Dayton.Race day (at the Mandalay)6:30-7:45 am: Race day packet pick up. Masks are required to be worn while in line at packet pick up.7:45 am: You may arrive and begin lining up8:00 am: 5K and 10K start. THERE WILL BE NO ONSITE RACE DAY REGISTRATION!! Please register online by 7:50am on race day.RegistrationEarly registration on or before September 18th5K walk/run $25 | 10k run $30Registration September 19th - November 6th at 7:50am. 5k walk/run $30 | 10k run $35During registration, you will select your race from a drop down menu; 5K, 10K, Virtual 5K, Virtual 10K.We will be enforcing a 15 minute/mile pace for the 10K. Please keep this in mind as you're selecting your event. Want to support Diabetes Dayton but aren't able to attend in person? Register virtually and pick up your race items at Diabetes Dayton or choose to have them mailed to you.Registration includes a short sleeve shirt if registered by 10/26. Upgrade to a long sleeve shirt for an additional $10. Save $5 and select no shirt.
Blue circle accessories/attire strongly encouraged!! After you register, create your own fundraiser page and share with family and friends. Earn up to $25 by referring your friends and family! For every FIVE people who register with your code, you'll earn $5 back!Per the event insurance, no animals are allowed at the event (service animals are, of course, permitted).
You must be able to hear instructions from volunteers, first responders, and event staff, so we strongly advise against wearing headphones and earbuds. Please remain behind the start line and physically distanced from others.10K participants will be the first to line up and start.
Location:Registration and races start/end at Mandalay Event Center, 2700 E River Rd, Moraine OH 45439.Course Information:Chip timed by Key Sports. Route TBARace Awards:TBACovid/Pandemic Statement:On race day, we will be following the guidance currently recommended from the State of Ohio.