The Historic Germantown 8K

Sat August 6 - Sun November 13 Directions


Take a foot tour of Historic Germantown!

The Historic Germantown 8K

08/06 7:30AM EDT - 9:30AM EDT
Safe and short for the kids!

Historic Germantown Kids' 1K Fun Run

08/06 7:00AM EDT - 7:20AM EDT
All the gear mailed to your door!

Historic Germantown 8K - Virtual Entry


Veterans Memorial Park
190 W Warren St
Germantown, Ohio 45327


The Germantown 8K is the second race in the Miami Valley Race Series, which includes the Crossroads 5K, the Brook Mills 10K, and Fairborn Flyer 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
  • Custom made in the USA 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
Custom USA made awards for the following divisions,
  • Top Three Overall Male & Female
  • Top Three Master’s Male & Female
  • Age Group Divisions: 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 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 - 23:42
    • Women - 27:26
Roderer Shoe Center 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! :)

Race Contact Info

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Veterans Memorial Park
190 W Warren St
Germantown, Ohio 45327


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