35th Anniversary Run for the Roses
Benefiting Arthritis Research Grants

in United States at ISU Hansen Center, 2508 Mortensen Road

Registration for the 2021 Run for the Roses can be completed HERE


  • 5K Run

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  • 5K Walk

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  • 10K Run

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  • Combo 5K and 10K Run

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  • Kids Fun Run
    Add a youth t-shirt for $6 or breakfest for $5 on step 2 during registration.

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

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Our Story

Since the inaugural year in 1987, Alpha Omicron Pi and Ames Area Running Club have contributed over $334,000 to Arthritis Research Grants. These grants fund research that we hope will one day lead to a cure for arthritis. They provide grants to major universities and research institutes all over America through their partnership with the AOII Foundation and Arthritis Foundation.

Through the past 35 years of working with the Ames Area Running Club, our passion for raising awareness for Arthritis has grown thanks to our sponsors and race participants. We thank you for your participation in helping us make a difference!

Entry Fees

By Oct. 10th
$6 (Kidís Run)
$25 (Students)
$25 (AARC Mem.)
$20 (ROTC/Military)
$30 (all others)

Oct. 11th-Oct. 16th
$35 (all entries)

ON RACE DAY
$40 (all entries)
$6 (Kidís Run)
$5 Breakfast only

Race Day Schedule

7:30-9:30AM: Race Day Registration/Packet Pick-up
9:00AM: 5K Race/Walk
9:30AM: Breakfast Begins & Kid's Fun Run
10:00AM: 10K Race

Awards & Prizes

  • 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


ALL ENTRANTS RECEIVE:

  • Long sleeve t-shirt
  • Red rose
  • Omelet breakfast
  • Door prizes
  • Silent auction

Age Divisions

13 and Under (5K Only)
14-19 (5K Only)
19 and Under (10K Only)
20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90+

The Race Course



5K Run and Walk:
Begins on Hayward Ave. directly west of the Wilson Residence Hall and ends on Mortensen Road.

10K Run:
Begins and ends on Hayward Ave. directly west of the Wilson Residence Hall. This is an out and back route which turns around on Mortensen Road.

Results

2021 results will be posted when ready.

Sponsors

Meet Your AOPI Director

Soles 4 Souls

Donít forget to bring your old running shoes to donate to Soles 4 Souls.
For more information visit: soles4souls.org

Questions?

For event-related questions, please click on the Contact the Organizers button on the left-hand side of this page.


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