Run for the Roses - 32nd Annual
Benefiting Arthritis Research Grants

Sunday, October 7, 2018 in Ames, IA at Ames Middle School - 3915 Mortensen Road


  • 5K Run/Walk at 9:00 AM or 10K Run at 10:00 AM
    Register from 1 to 6 people in a single transaction.
    Choose event on step 2. Kids Fun Run must use category below to register.

    » General pre-registration
    » Late registration (9/29 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 10/6 at 5:00 PM US/Central)

    After 9/30, Pre-registration is ($30) for the general public.
    Pre-registration for Students ($20), and ROTC/Military ($15) ends 10/06.

    Participants can register for both the 5K and 10K at no extra charge

    5K Run/Walk at 9:00 AM or 10K Run Registration at 10:00 AM


  • Kids Fun Run (Includes t-shirt and breakfast) at 9:30 AM

    » $6.00 registration (through 10/6 at 5:00 PM US/Central)
    Kids Fun Run Registration


  • Kids Fun Run Free Entry (without t-shirt or breakfast) at 9:30 AM

    » registration (through 10/6 at 5:00 PM US/Central)
    Kids Fun Run Free Entry (without t-shirt or breakfast) Registration


  • Make a Donation (unable to attend)
    This category does not include a race registration.

    » Contribute for Arthritis Research Grants
    Make a Donation



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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 September 30, 2018


  • $20.00 AARC/Vardo Members
  • $25.00 All Others


By October 6


  • $15.00 ROTC/Military
  • $20.00 Students


September 30 - October 6


  • $30.00 General Public and AARC/Vardo Members


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.

Event information and details


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