2018 Race Day Details

Early packet pick-up on Friday, October 5

Will you be on campus prior to Saturday morning? Save time and come pick up your bib, chip, and t-shirt on Friday evening! Early packet pick-up:

  • When: Friday, October 5 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Duncan Student Center Meeting Room W106 (1st floor on the south end) on the campus of Notre Dame - enter in Door 14

Location of the Domer Run

The 10K, 5K, and 2 Mile Fun Walk will all begin and end at Irish Green behind DeBartolo Performing Arts Center. Post-race activities including breakfast and awards will be located in the tent on the Irish Green.


Parking is available in the Visitor and Walsh Architecture Lot located to the east of DeBartolo Performing Arts Center. This temporary parking is free during the weekends.

Domer Run 2018 Mailchimp Parking Lot 01


Check-in on race day begins at 8:00 a.m. in the tent on the Irish Green. In order to participate in your race, you must be checked in by 8:45 a.m. Below is a schedule of anticipated race start times:

  • 9:00 a.m.   –   1st wave of 10K runners 
  • 9:01 a.m.   –   2nd wave of 10K runners
  • 9:03 a.m.   –   1st wave of 5K runners
  • 9:04 a.m.   –   2nd wave of 5K runners
  • 9:06 a.m.   –   2 Mile Fun Walk begins


Awards are given to the men's and women's winners of each age division of the race. Awards will be given after the completion of the 10K.

  • Ages 13-17
  • Ages 18-25
  • Ages 26-39
  • Ages 40-49
  • Ages 50+

Water Stations

There will be 3 water stations on the course, located at the following miles:

  • 5K: Mile 2
  • 10K: Mile 2, Mile 3.25, Mile 4.25 


The Domer Run is a fun run with proceeds benefiting the Gyna Girls of the RiverBend Cancer Services. The mission of Gyna Girls is to support women with gynecological cancer, to educate others in recognizing the symptoms of gynecologic cancer, and to be proactive in health issues. 

Shirt colors


  • Silver – Participants
  • Teal – Survivors
  • Lime Green – Volunteers

Pictures & Social Media

We’ll be taking photos throughout the event! Make sure to like us on Facebook and tag yourself! Be sure to tag us in your Domer Run photos and use #DomerRun in your posts too!

In case of an emergency

In case of emergency call (574) 631-5555 for Notre Dame Security Police. First Aid will also be trailing behind each race, as well as located at the finish line for any First Aid needs.

Don’t forget to return your chips!

After the race, don’t forget to have a volunteer collect your chip!

T-shirts for sale

Looking to grab another t-shirt for a friend or family member who couldn't make it? Additional t-shirts will be on sale on race day! Cash only.


Restrooms before/after the race will be available for use on the 1st floor of DeBartolo Performing Arts Center off from the main lobby.

Donors & Sponsors

Thank you to our 2018 Domer Run sponsors!

Premium Gold Sponsors

Harper Cancer Research Institute Logo



Student Government Logo





Gold Sponsors

Notre Dame Graduate Student Life 333 X 200 Logo Domer Run


Start/Finish Line Sponsors
Silver Sponsors
Award Sponsor
Bronze Sponsors
Mile Sponsors
  • Ron & Barb Colborn
  • Han Xia
  • Zahm Hall



Thank you to our gracious donors!

Domer Run Donations Einsteins 333 X 200 Px

Domer Run Donations Campus Dining Donations 333 X 200 Px


    Kelly Cares Foundation Logo Full Color


Domer Run Donations Martins 333 X 200 Px

Domer Run Donations Acme Water World 333 X 200 Px

                      Mcdonald S Logo

    Chick Fil A Logo 2012