Hot Dash: 10 Mile

Hot Dash 10 Mile

Date and Time

Minneapolis, MN

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Race Day Includes

Great Gear

Participants receive a Storm Creek® long-sleeve, quarter zip technical pullover. Kid's sizing is also available.

Workplace Fun

Gather your colleagues! Register your company for Corporate Team Challenge to gain exclusive amenities.

Finish Festival

Celebrate your race at our award-winning festival featuring food and beverages, a DJ, and activities!

Exclusive Finisher Medal

Revel in your race day success with a colorful event finisher medal after you cross the finish line!

Minnesota Food

Yes, all finishers receive a small serving of delicious, steamy hotdish and more Minnesota-themed treats.

Minnesota Pride

Show off your Minnesota-lumberjack best or dress as a MN icon to enter our costume competitions!

Minnesota Spirit

Don't run just one. Up the competition by signing up for a year-round running event series for a cumulative challenge!

Minnesota Tough

The elevation climbs on the course gives even the heartiest of Minnesotans a challenge.

Exclusive Finisher Medal

Exclusive Finisher Medal

You'll glow with pride after the race wearing an exclusive, event finisher medal. Check back for the 2019 design reveal!
Race Details
Corporate Team Challenge

The Corporate Team Challenge offers workplaces of all types and sizes the opportunity to add team-building and excitement to the workplace while promoting health and fitness.

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Packet Pick Up

Packet pick up will take place on days prior to the race and on race day. Please check back for details.

Parking Information

Be sure to allow plenty of time (45 minutes to an hour) to locate parking, walk to the packet pick up area, and check your sweats before your race start line. The start lines are .3 miles from the Packet Pick Up area.

  • We strongly encourage carpooling, biking or public transportation.
  • Limited free parking is available in three Graco lots on Marshall Street until lots are filled. Note that access to lots adjacent to the race course may be limited until the streets re-open after the event.
    • Surface lot on the corner of Marshall St. and NE 8th Ave.
    • Surface lot on the corner of Marshall St. and NE 9th Ave.
    • Surface lot on the corner of Broadway St. and Marshall St.
  • There are a number of area pay lots available; pay close attention to no parking signs, designated parking hours and meter details.
  • Please do not park in the Ramsey Neighborhood (adjacent to Boom Island).

Streets on the course will be closed to traffic starting at 8 a.m. and re-open at approximately 11:30 a.m.

Hotel Information

The Depot Hotel Minneapolis 225 3rd Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55401, is up to .8 miles from the start lines and offers a special rate to participants and spectators under the Hot Dash room block.

  • Book your room online or contact Renaissance Reservations at (612) 375-1700 or 866-211-4611 and ask for the Hot Dash room block to get the group rate of $109.00 for a Standard Room by February 25, 2017.

If you are looking to extend your stay pre- or post-current blocks established or are having difficulties in making your reservation(s), please call Kory Kingsbury at (612) 758-3205.

Competitive Athletes

The Hot Dash 10 Mile is host of the 2018 RRCA Minnesota 10 Mile State Championship.


2018 results will be available online after the event.

For results from 2011-2017, please click here and select the year and distance.


Check out our FAQ's.

When should I register?

Registration for the Hot Dash will be available in late-2018. Please check back!


*Registration will close when the field limit is reached.

Registration Notes:

In order for each person to receive registration confirmation, one must provide a unique email address for each unique registration. For example: John and Jane Smith using "smithfamily" for their registrations will only receive one person's confirmation, and one detailed race email.

Prices listed do not include processing fees.

We’re dedicated to providing safe, fun and high-quality events for athletes of all ages and abilities to promote health and fitness. Thank you for your support! 

How can I see if I'm registered?

Registration confirmation for the Hot Dash is online. It will be available when registration opens.

Can I switch from the 10 mile to another distance?

Registrations may be transferred between the 5K and 10 mile distances. Transfer fees and restrictions apply.

Registrations may also be transferred to another person through the automated TCM transfer process. Registrations may only be transferred within the designated transfer period for each event and within the same event and distance as the original registration. The Hot Dash transfer deadline is March TBD, 2019. Additional fees and restrictions may apply including ineligibility of some registrations completed using an invitation code. Once race numbers are assigned, they are never transferable. 

View step-by-step instructions to begin a transfer. Email with questions.

Can I receive a refund or defer my entry to next year?

Refunds are available within 48 hours of registration only. To request a refund, email or call 289-7701 within 48 hours of when you submitted your registration. If accepted, you will be refunded your race entry fee; online transaction fees are non-refundable. Deferrals are not permitted.

Can I pick up my friend's packet?

Yes. Please have ready their race number and the correct spelling of the person's name. Registrants will be notified of race numbers in the pre-race email following the end of online registration. Picking up others' packets is limited to FOUR at a time if others are waiting; thanks for understanding.

Do I have to run the entire time?

No, you may walk or run at any time during the race. Hot Dash 10 Mile participants must, however, be able to maintain a 14-minute-per-mile pace throughout the race due to course limits.

Can I run with a stroller?

Strollers are not permitted in the Hot Dash 10 Mile. Strollers are permitted in the Hot Dash 5K. See 5K page for details.

Can I run with my dog/pets?

We love four-legged friends, however, they are not permitted on course. Thanks for understanding.