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Event Detail

Dash for Dads 5K

Saturday, August 25 at 8 a.m.
Lancaster County Central Park
1050 Rockford Road
Lancaster, Pa. 17602

Entry Fees:
$30 race day
$15 for students under 18 or for the 1-mile walk


Packet Pick-up
Friday August 24
2-7 p.m.
Inside Track, Lancaster Shopping Center

Race Day
beginning at 6:30 a.m.

Directions: Visit Lancaster Parks Web site for turn-by-turn directions. The roads on the course will be closed the night before the race with barricades. The only way into the park will be via Eshelman Mill Road and Golf Road. The park will be closed at S. Duke Street and Strawberry Streets. Parking will be in Ball Field No. 3 lot. There will be a shuttle if needed.

Course: Start on Kiwanis Road just below Pavilion No. 21. Continue on Kiwanis Road to Golf Road. Turn left on Golf Road and continue to General Hand Lane. Turn right on General Hand Lane and continue to Williamson Road. Bear left on Williamson Road and continue to Rockford Road. Turn left on Rockford Road and continue to the CVA Trail. Turn right onto the CVA Trail and run along the Conestoga River. The CVA Trail will merge with Rockford Road. Continue on Rockford Road to Williamson Road. Turn right on Williamson Road and continue to Loop Drive. Turn right on Loop Drive and continue on Loop Drive to Williamson Road. Turn left on Williamson Road and continue to the Conestoga Trail. Turn right on the Conestoga Trail and continue to Golf Road. Turn left on Golf Road and continue to Kiwanis Road. Bear right on Kiwanis Road and follow to the FINISH near Pavilion No. 21.

Course map 

Awards: top three overall, top male and female in the following age groups: 10 and under; 11-15; 16-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60-69; 70 and over.

Team awards will be presented to the team that has the most participants and to the team collecting the most money for prostate cancer.

Amenities: T-shirt for all participants; Kid's Zone; post-race breakfast and beverages; door prizes using bib numbers (must be present to win).

Teams: We encourage team participation in this event. A team is defined as five or more people, and must have a team name and captain. Have fun and be creative while supporting the fight against prostate cancer.

Fundraising: Your registration fee gets you to the starting line, but it's fundraising that will help find the cure for prostate cancer. Don’t wait to make an impact! Sign up to fundraise.

Timing and Scoring: Standard timing will be provided by Charm City Run Event Team.

Hazardous Weather: Race will be held rain or shine. If inclement weather presents safety issues, the race will be canceled. Entry fees will not be refunded if the event is canceled.

Volunteers: If you are interested in volunteering for our event, please contact Dorie Rodriguez at 717-940-3997.

About Urological Associates of Lancaster (UAL)
UAL and the Cancer Center for Urology have combined skill and experience to bring the highest quality urologic care. With over 60 years of urologic leadership in Lancaster, we strive to provide state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment while treating patients as individuals and partners in their medical care.

We offer expertise in providing minimally invasive treatments for: the prostate, all urologic cancers, urinary incontinence, pediatrics, kidney stones, female urology and all other urologic concerns. Our full service practice includes clinical laboratory, pathology, CT, Dexa, Ultrasound, clinical research and a superb team of clinical and medical office staff.

About ZERO — The Project to End Prostate Cancer
ZERO challenges the complacency of American men to change their attitudes about early detection as the solution for prostate cancer through awareness, outreach, advocacy and research.

For more information, please contact Dorie Rodriguez at 717-940-3997.

Contact Name: Kelly Dees
Phone: 410-308-1870
Fax: 410-308-1871