Ohio River Road Runners Club

The 2022 ORRRC Volunteer Recognition and Awards Holiday Party RSVP is Now Open!

Limited seating of 250 due to room size.

Don’t miss out!


The Ohio River Road Runners Club is looking for enthusiastic club members to serve on its board of trustees. If you are a club member in good standings and passionate about our club and serving our running community, you may self-nominate prior to our next board meeting (Thursday, December 8, 2022) by informing club president Peter Qumsiyeh and club secretary Jim Bulach of your interest. If we receive more than 15 nominations, we will have elections to select 15. The board of trustees meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 7pm ET, a mix of in-person and virtual meetings. Any questions, please ask. Thank you!!

2023 Race and Events Calendar

* – denotes proposed MetroParks events that are subject to change until permits are approved

** – denotes races which are not free for members


Saturday, January 21 – Annual Holiday Party


Sunday, February 12 – Frostbite 5
Sunday, February 19 – Sweetheart Shuffle 5k
Saturday, February 25 – Frosty 14


Sunday, March 5 – Little Miami 10 Mile
Friday, March 17 – St Patrick’s 5k
Sunday, March 19 – Sycamore 10 ish Miler


Sunday, April 2 – 56th ORRRC Marathon & 34th Half Marathon**
Saturday, April 15 – Camp Hook 4-Hour Trail Relay* – NEW for 2023
Saturday, April 22 – Sugar Maple Festival 5k


Tuesday, May 9 – George Rogers Clark Park 10k
Wednesday, May 17 – Vandalia 5k – NEED RACE DIRECTOR
Saturday, May 20 – Tie-Dye 32 Miler**


Saturday, Jun 3 – Another Dam 50K*&**
Saturday, Jun 17 – Summer Solstice Half Marathon Trail Race
Saturday, Jun 24 – Challenging Perceptions Adaptive Trail Race
Thursday, Jun 29 – 1 Mile Dash for Cash*


Saturday, Jul 8 – Dawg Gone Long Run 50k/50 Miler**
Wednesday, Jul 19 – Englewood 5k*
Saturday, Jul 22 – WingMan 10k


Saturday, Aug 5 – Tadmor 10k
Sunday, Aug 6 – Annual Member Only Summer Picnic*
Saturday, Aug 19 – Darby Creek Bison 10k*


Thursday, Sep 7 – Lou Cox 5k at DeWeese Park*
Saturday, Sep 9 – Germantown 50k*&**
Saturday, Sep 23 – Stillwater 7


Saturday, Oct 7 – Outdoor X 12 Hour Endurance Event*&**
Saturday, Oct 14 – Cross Country 5k
Saturday, Oct 21– Pumpkin Patch Prediction Run
Tuesday, Oct 24 – 38th Annual Ghost n Goblin 5k Run/Walk**
Saturday, Oct 28 – Broken Toe 50k and 25k**


Sunday, Nov 5 – Narrows Rabbit Hunt Trail Race
Saturday, Nov 11 – Fall Festival 10 Mile
Thursday, Nov 23 – 45th Annual Turkey Trot**


Saturday, Dec 9– Gift Exchange 5k
Saturday, Dec 16– Winter Solstice Trail Run

Remaining 2022 Events


Thursday, Nov 24 – 44th Annual Turkey Trot**


Saturday, Dec 10 – Gift Exchange 5k
Saturday, Dec 17 – Winter Solstice Trail Run

Serving the Miami Valley Running Community Since 1967

The Ohio River Road Runners Club is a 100% all-volunteer 501(c)(3) Ohio Non-Profit club dedicated to promoting running and supporting the local running community in and around Dayton, Ohio. We are one of the largest (and we think BEST) clubs in the nation.

Club Resources


We have partnered with RunnersPlus to open a merchandise store to buy ORRRC apparel and items! Right now there are t-shirts, long-sleeve shirts, quarter-zips, hoodies, and jackets available!

Visit Store

Race Photographs

With over 30 events per year, we have partnered with a local photographer to provide our membership with awesome pics! Take a look!

See photos

Small Race Pre-Registration

If you are an ORRRC member, pre-registration is available at many of our races! Take a look at the available registrations.

See list of races

55th Marathon and 33rd Half Marathon

55th ORRRC Marathon & 33rd Half Marathon
The RRCA State Championship Half Marathon

Sunday, April 3rd, 2022 at 8:00 a.m.
Xenia YMCA, Xenia, Ohio

 44th Turkey Trot

The club's largest event! Come join over 7000 runners on Thanksgiving day!

Thursday, November 24th, 2022 at 8:30 a.m.
Riverfront Park, Miamisburg, Ohio

37th Ghost N Goblin 5k

The 37th running of the best & biggest Halloween-themed road race in town!

Tuesday, October 18th, 2022 at 6:30 p.m.
Wright State University's Nutter Center, Dayton, Ohio


Want to Join The Club?

Founded in 1966, the Ohio River Road Runners Club was the 12th chartered member of the Road Runners Club of America. Your membership will keep us the 16th largest club in the USA.