2017 Race Day Details

Early packet pick-up on Friday, October 6

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 6 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Inside Purcell Pavilion lobby (located at Gate 9) on the campus of Notre Dame

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 on the terrace of DeBartolo Performing Arts Center adjacent to the start/finish line.


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.

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Check-in on race day begins at 8:00 a.m. on the terrace of DeBartolo Performing Arts Center adjacent to the start/finish line. 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+

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 

Bottled water will be provided at the finish line thanks to Acme Water World!


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

Domer Run Tshirt Colors

  • Light Blue – Volunteers
  • Teal – Survivors
  • Green – Participants

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 2017 Domer Run sponsors!

Premium Gold Sponsors



Harper Cancer Research Institute 333 X 200 Logo Domer Run



Life Fitness 333 X 200 Logo Domer Run





Gold Sponsors

Notre Dame Graduate Student Life 333 X 200 Logo Domer Run

Domer Run Sponsor Michiana Hemotology Oncology 666 X 200 Px


Start/Finish Line Sponsors
Silver Sponsor
Award Sponsor
Bronze Sponsors
Mile Sponsor



Thank you to our gracious donors!

Domer Run Donations Einsteins 333 X 200 Px

Domer Run Donations Campus Dining Donations 333 X 200 Px

Domer Run Donations Fiddlers Hearth 333 X 200 Px

Domer Run Donations Aldi 333 X 200 Px

Domer Run Donations Martins 333 X 200 Px

Domer Run Donations Acme Water World 333 X 200 Px

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