What is RiverRun?

RiverRun is a 5K run, walk, and wheelchair race held in Iowa City each April. Started in 1979, 2019 marks 40 years as an organization and race. In 2005, RiverRun partnered with Uptown Bill's and Extend the Dream Foundation to raise money for people with physical and mental disabilities. Continue Reading

RiverRun's 40th Anniversary race will take place on Sunday, April 14th 2019 held along the trails of Iowa City near the Iowa River. Help us celebrate 40 incredible years of running for a cause! This is going to be a great race for all runners and we can't wait till April 14th. We hope to see all of you in April for a day of running and fun events! 

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RiverRun Proceeds

The proceeds from the 2019 race will go to help support Uptown Bill's, which is sponsored by the non-profit group Extend the Dream Foundation. Uptown Bill’s is a collection of businesses owned and operated by people with disabilities and staffed by volunteers. Continue Reading

More Than a Race

RiverRun is a charitable organization that promotes physical fitness for all ages and ability levels in a fun, exciting way. Proceeds from this year's 40th Anniversary race will benefit the Extend the Dream Foundation and Uptown Bill's.

Sponsors
Scheels
Prairie Farms
Deery Brothers
Deans
Coca-Cola
McDonald's
Java House
Casey's
Hy-Vee
Active Endeavors
Bread Garden and Market
Underground Printing
Z102.9
Fareway Grocery
We Run
Chipotle
Country Financial
Z'Mariks Noodle Cafe
D.P. Dough

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