What is RiverRun?

RiverRun is a 5K run, walk, and wheelchair race held in Iowa City each April. The race started in 1979, and it partnered with Uptown Bill's and Extend the Dream Foundation in 2008 to raise money for people with physical and mental disabilities. The 40th annual race will take place on Sunday, April 14th 2019 on the streets of Iowa City! Continue Reading

2019 will mark RiverRun's 40th year as an organization and race. Help us celebrate 40 incredible years of running for a cause! RiverRun's proceeds benefit Uptown Bill’s and the Extend the Dream Foundation. 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 2018 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 the 40th annual race will benefit the Extend the Dream Foundation and Uptown Bill's.

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