The Gem City Classic is Dayton's premiere race run every fall and set in the heart of the Gem City. The course is flat and fast with a 15K and 5K option to suit all types of participants. Every participant regardless of event gets a finisher medal, free race photos, a great selection of post race food and will certainly enjoy a great time! 15K participants will receive a hoodie and 5K participants will receive a long sleeve shirt. A portion of the race proceeds benefits Families of Addicts, a local charity working to help thos with addictions.