Doc's DASH for Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Sat September 24, 2016 Baton Rouge, LA 70808 US Directions


1 Mile Fun Run

7:30AM CDT
Open to ages 1 - 99.

5K Run/Walk

8:05AM CDT
Open to ages 1 - 99.

5K Virtual Event

Open to ages 1 - 99.


6400 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA US 70808


Doc's DASH is an annual event benefiting the Pennington Biomedical Research Center. Located right here in Baton Rouge, LSU’s Pennington Biomedical is a world renowned research center that puts science to work for a healthier Louisiana. Their discoveries have changed the way America eats, exercises and ages; and have advanced treatments for diseases from diabetes to obesity.

Help their disease detectives provide hope for a healthier tomorrow to those suffering or at risk from diabetes, cancer, heart disease, obesity and dementia. Your support will help Pennington Biomedical continue to recruit and retain the finest scientists, advance discoveries to prevent disease and benefit mankind, and build a knowledge-based pathway to economic development for our region and state.

Packet Pickup is Friday, Sept. 23rd at Pennington Biomedical Research Center from 11:00AM till 6:00PM. Registration will be availble.

Timeline of Race Details:

1-Mile Fun Run/Walk
Race Warm-up Time: 7:15AM
Start Time: 7:30AM
(Runner, Walker, and Stroller Friendly)
Award Ceremony: 9:15AM

Race Warm-up Time: 7:45AM
Start Time: 8:05AM
(Runner, Walker, and Stroller Friendly)
Award Ceremony: 9:15AM


1-Mile Fun Run/Walk
Open to registrants of all ages.

5k Run/Walk - Males and Females
6 & under, 7-12, 13 & 14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70+


1-Mile Fun Run/Walk
Registrants of all ages are welcome, however ONLY the 1st place Male and Female ages 5-14 will receive an award.

5k Run/Walk - Males and Females
Overall winners - Awards will be presented to the overall fastest male and female 5K finishers.
Race age divisions - 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards will be presented to the top Male and Female finishers in each age division.


Race Shirts: Unisex and Youth Sizes run true to size, however Ladies Sizes are tapered cut.

·    Youth sizes – X-Small – XL

·    Unisex Sizes – Small – 3XL

      Ladies’ Sizes (Tapered Cut)– X-Small – 2XL



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