Dinky Dash:

How long is the Dash?

½ mile total, out and back from the regular race Start/Finish area.

What is the age range for the Dash?

Any age, up to 12 years old.

My child requires assistance in the Dash, can I run with them?


What do Dash participants receive?

A commemorative award ribbon and popsicle.


What type of shirts is being given this year?

The RCR XIII shirt is a gray cotton long sleeve tee.

Am I guaranteed a race t-shirt in my size?

All participants registered by 4.18.2019 are guaranteed a race shirt , if you registered on or before 3/31/2019 you are guaranteed the size you selected during the registration process.

Can I exchange my shirt for a different size?

You will not be able to exchange your shirt until after race day. If you would like to exchange your shirt after the event, please contact the Race Director.

What Type of awards do you give in what age categories?

Please see our awards page *we do not giver finisher medals

Can I bring my dog?

Yes, we love dogs. All dogs are welcome on a 6ft leash. Be sure to stop by our “Bark Station” sponsored by VCA Murphy Road Animal Hospital.

Are strollers permitted?

Yes we love kids & babies too!

Registration/Packet Pick Up

*All registration is online/credit card only until midnight on the Thursday before the race.

Packet Pickup

Friday, April 19th
Sport Seasons located at 56 White Bridge Road

Race Day, Saturday, April 20th
Cohn Learning Center

Can I register at packet pickup or on race day?

Yes you can register both places, with cash, check, or credit card

Can I pick up a team member, friend or family member’s packet?


I registered but I can no longer attend, can I get a refund?

As per the event policies agreed upon at time of registration there are no refunds for this event.


Where can I park?

There is free parking along Park Avenue and at the nearby Richland Park Library. We encourage ridesharing/carpooling the day of the race.

Where is registration packet pickup on race day?

Inside of the main entrance to Cohn School at 4805 Park Ave, Nashville, TN 37209

What is the event schedule on race day?

7:00 am registration opens

7:30 am the Dink Dash kids race runs

7:40 am Remarks and Pre Race Program

8:00 am Five Mile Timed Run begins

8:05 am Five Mile Walk begins

To be considered for an award in any category, you must cross the finish line by 9:15 am

What if it is raining on race day?

Please see our complete weather policies page