34th Annual Run for the Roses
Benefiting Arthritis Research Grants

Sunday, October 4, 2020 in Ames, IA at Ames Middle School - 3915 Mortensen Road


  • 5K Run/Walk at 9:00 AM or 10K Run at 10:00 AM
    Choose event on step 2. Kids Fun Run must use category below to register.

    » Registration
    » $30.00 General pre-registration (through 9/26 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $35.00 Late registration (9/26 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 10/3 at 5:00 PM US/Central)
    » Registration for Students ($25), and ROTC/Military ($20)


    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 10/3 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 10/3 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 26, 2020


  • $25.00 AARC/Vardo Members
  • $30.00 All Others
  • $20.00 ROTC/Military
  • $25.00 Students


September 27 - October 3


  • $35.00 All Entries


Race Day Registration


  • $40.00 All Entries
    Breakfast Only $5.00

Awards & Prizes

  • Each participant will receive a long sleeve t-shirt, red rose, door prizes, silent auction and omelet breakfast.
  • Custom designed medals are awarded to the top 3 male and female finishers in five year age divisions from age 13 and under through age 90+ in the 5K and 10K runs.
  • A custom designed medal and one dozen red roses are awarded to the overall male and female finishers in the 5K and 10K runs.

Questions?

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