Earth Day 5k

Join us for our 3rd annual 5k event in beautiful Polk City, Iowa!  Our 5k is a family friendly event, with free kid races following the 5k race.   All kid participants will receive a free coupon for ice cream good at our local ice cream shop steps away from the race start/finish.  This year we […]

The American Cancer Society at the University of Iowa 5K Ribbon Run & Walk

The first American Cancer Society at the University of Iowa 5K Ribbon Run! The race begins at 9:00 a.m., on April 27th, 2024 in Hubbard Park, Iowa City. This race is open to all ages, cancer survivors, caregivers, those with cancer, and so on! We invite you to wear the color that corresponds to the […]

Donut Dash

Join Bricktown Bakery for the 4th annual Donut Dash! The one-mile, untimed fun run will begin and end in front of Bricktown Bakery in downtown Nevada. This year’s run is Hawaiian themed, so dress in your best beach-wear to win free donuts for a year! Registration costs $35 through May 10, and will increase to […]

Kalona Days Fun Run/Walk

The Kalona Days Fun Run/Walk navigates through the quaint rural town, starting and ending in the downtown area. The 1 mile race is flat, great for kids or walkers. The 5K adds a little incline as runners go through the north end of town. Both races are timed and 50% of the 2024 registration fees […]

House of Hope 50k Team Relay

his collective 50K relay race in teams of 3-5 will take place on the scenic trails of George Wyth State Park in Waterloo, both paved and soft. The route is a 6.2-mile loop that will run through both the State Park and Hartman Reserve Nature Center. Timing and results by True Time Racing Services. Place […]

Earth Day 5k

Registered participants will receive a native plant, a waterbottle or koozie, and will be entered into a raffle for prizes!   $15 – Individual 5k$35 – Family 5kKid Races are Free! (10yrs & Under)Registration is an additional $5 after April 1!   Friday, April 19: – Packet Pick-Up Party!* Not required to attend – you can check-in the […]

Mary’s Meals Race to Feed Kids

Join the 11th annual Race to Feed Kids 5K in support of Mary’s Meals, an international feeding charity that provides a daily meal to children in their place of education. This isn’t just your average run/walk. Every single race registration will feed one child at Mcheza Primary School in Malawi, Africa for an ENTIRE school […]

Ugly Christmas Sweater Fun Run/Walk

For the fourth year, RUN will host the Ugly Christmas Sweater Run/Walk as part of Nevada’s Christmas on Main celebration. This one-mile, un-timed run is for all skill levels – runners and walkers alike!  The cost is just $10, making it affordable for the whole family to participate. All proceeds benefit Food at First in […]

Lincoln Highway Days Dash 5k

Nevada’s oldest 5k race returns for its 12th year! The event is part of Nevada’s annual Lincoln Highway Days celebration, and is the final event of the RUN Nevada Race Series 2024. The race will begin at SCORE Park, ending on the parade route in downtown Nevada. NEW this year will be a shuttle service […]

Nevada XC Alumni Run

The Nevada XC Alumni Run honors and connects generations of Nevada cross country alumni, family, and fans. Although “Once a Cub, always a Cub”, this event is open to all. You’re invited to race, run, jog, or walk the 3-mile path around Hickory Grove Lake. Swap stories and memories as you reunite with members of […]