Our feature event!
We are celebrating 34 years in 2019. Receive a custom finisher medal for completing the event. Also, those who register by Sunday, June 9th will receive a customized, collectible race bib with your name on it!
Thursday, July 4th, 8:00 a.m.
Location: Cedar Rapids Downtown Library 450 5th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA use the entrance on 4th AVE SE
THERE WILL BE NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION AVAILABLE FOR THE 8K or 5K RACES.
See all the registration details.
Age Division Records
Age Division Records are located here
The 8k race route is USATF certified , USATF course number: IA14014MF. Per USATF rules, all 8k awards will be based on gun times, with chip timing provided solely for runner convenience. At packet pickup participants will receive an electronic chip that must be worn on your shoe during the race
See also the course maps and information page.
Race Start/Finish line on 4th Ave SE in front of Cedar Rapids Downtown Library. The race will consist of an out and back route that will run from Cedar Rapids Downtown Library the corner of 4th Ave SE and 5th St SE to 19th St SE, turn left to Grande Avenue, into Bever Park to the turnaround and back down the same route to a downhill finish in front of the Downtown Library.
Our post race party is brought to you by our friends at Iowa Beverage. Always drink responsibly.