Run for the Roses

  Start time: 9:00 AM
  Ames, IA
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Races at this event

  • Kids Run
  • 5K / 3.1M — Road Run
  • 5K / 3.1M — Road Run

Event Info

Event Website
Ames, IA


Race Day Schedule & Fees
Races & Breakfast at the Ames Middle School
3915 Mortensen Road

7:30 - 9:30 AM:
Packet Pick-up &
Race Day Registration

9:00 AM:
5k Race/Walk Begins

9:30 AM:
Breakfast Begins & Kid's Fun Run

10:00 AM:
10K Race Begins

Entry Fee
By October 1, 2017

$20.00 Students
$20.00 AARC/Vardo Members
$15.00 ROTC/Military
$25.00 All Others

October 2 - October 6
$30.00 All Entries

Race Day Registration

$35.00 All Entries
Breakfast Only $5.00

Awards & Prizes
Each participant will receive a long sleeve t-shirt, red rose and omelet breakfast.
A Custom Designed medal and One Dozen Red Roses are awarded to the first overall male and female finishers in the 5K and 10K runs. Custom Designed medals are awarded to the top three male and female finishers in five year age divisions from age 13 and under through age 90+ in the 5K and 10K runs.
Also, many door prizes awarded and a silent auction of valuable items to further support Arthritis Research Grants.

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Map of Run for the Roses