Welcome to the 2017 Hawkeye Area Down Syndrome Association's Step Up for Down Syndrome family walk and 5k. This event is 2 loops around the beautiful Cedar Lake Loop Trail in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Registration for the race started at 7:30am with the race starting at 9am. The race will be chip timed by Trekman Racing out of Cedar Falls, Iowa with results in live format and on his website, www.trekmanracing.com. This event raises funds for the Hawkeye Area Down Syndrome Association who's mission is to provide support, advocacy and education to individuals and families in the area blessed by Down syndrome. Last year our family fun walk brought over 1000 walkers and we raised over $40,000. Come join this fun 5k event!