Anthem 5K Fitness Classic Louisville Triple Crown of Running℠ Novo Nordisk

Course Info

Anthem 5K Fitness Classic

Anthem 5K Fitness Classic The race will start promptly at 8:00 AM. Wheelchair participants will begin one minute prior. The start line will be at the intersection of Brook Street and East Market Street. The flat and fast course will run south on Brook Street, then wind through downtown and finish on Main Street, just west of Louisville Slugger Field.

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Course Restrictions

Absolutely no participant is allowed on the course prior to 8:00 AM (EDT). Any participant on the race course before 8:00 AM will be asked to leave the course.

For the safety of all participants, the following are prohibited from the course at all times:
  1. Roller or Inline Skates
  2. Strollers
  3. Bicycles (including Hand Crank Bicycles)
  4. Animals (No Pets)
  5. Any gas or electrical operated vehicle, i.e. motor scooters

Race officials reserve the right to disqualify or remove from the course any participant whose activity violates any condition set fourth above or who poses a potential harm to himself/herself or any other participant.

Runners have 1 hour and 30 minutes to complete the course (by 9:30 AM). Finish line area facilities will officially close at that time.

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Race Day Parking
Be sure to allow plenty of time on race morning to find parking. Packet Pickup closes at 7:30 AM and the race will begin promptly at 8:00 AM.

Parking Options
  1. Slugger Field East Lot - limited parking is available in the east parking lot of Slugger Field. This parking is reduced from previous year's due to the downtown bridge construction. You must use the Witherspoon entrance to the parking lot.

  2. Pay Lot - A pay lot is available west of Slugger Field between Preston and Floyd Streets. Us Floyd Street Via Witherspoon to access the parking lot. Be aware that access to the lot can back up in the hour prior to the start of the race.

  3. Parking Garages - There are three parking garages located within walking distance to Slugger Field. One garage is on Brook Street, between Washington and Witherspoon. This garage is two blocks from Slugger Field. One garage is located at the corner of 1st and Main Street, about 3 blocks from Louisville Slugger Field. One garage is located on Witherspoon, about 5 blocks from Louisville Slugger Field.


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Portable restrooms will be located near the start line on Market Street and near the finish line across from Slugger Field.

Feel free to email the Anthem 5K Fitness Classic Race Director for any further questions.

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