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NewBo Fest Run,
7:30 a.m. New Bohemian District, Cedar Rapids, IA.. . https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl. .. .results

NewBo Run
PO Box 11351
Cedar Rapids, IA 52410

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2

Bettendorf Rotary "Run With Carl" 5M run , 5K, 1M, run/ walk. 7:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl Life Fitness Center, Bettendorf, IA. ..Results

Dick Schillig

563-332-2200.

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2

Oskaloosa Christian School Grace Race 5k/1mile, 8:30 AM.Take place at the Oskaloosa Christian School  726 N E St. Oskaloosa, Iowa.

Leah Bruxvoort  

641-295-6190

entry form

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Scott Sterrett Memorial Half Marathon, Starts at 7:30 AM. This event akes place at 2nd and Clay Street, Cedar Falls, Iowa

Gary Jones
721 W. 1st Street
Cedar Falls, Iowa  50613
319-240-3411

7

Flying Pigs Duathlon

8:00 AM, 5K Run, 20 M Bike, 1.5 Mile Run, starts and finishes at the City of Washington YMCA, Washington, Iowa. Proceeds go to new YMCA facility. . . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . . . . ....Results

Terry Hartzler

319-653-2141

entry form

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Boone County Family YMCA Pufferbilly Days 5K Run/Walk, 7 AM. Start in front of the Boone County YMCA, Boone, IA. .. . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . . Results

Kurt Phillops

515-432-5925.

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7

LeMars YMCA & Wells Blue Bunny Sprint Triathlon

9 AM, 300 yd Swim, 11 M Bike, 5K Run, starts and finishes at the City of LeMars Outdoor Pool. . . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . . . . ....Results

Angela Loutsch

712-546-6655.
register here

7

Your Life Matters 5K & 1M Run/Walk, 8:00 AM. This event starts and ends in front of Knoxville High School in Knoxville, IA.

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7

Facing Autism 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run, 9:30 AM. Takes place at Rosedale Rapids • 1111 N 32nd, Fort Dodge, IA.

Details

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7

Cherokee Trail Run, 9:00am. Martin's Access County Park, Cherokee, Iowa

Jason Cook,
209 W. Willow St.,
Cherokee, IA 51012

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7

Recovery & Wellness 5K Run / Walk, 9:00 AM. Takes place at Ada Haden Heritage Park, (5205 Grand Ave.. Ames, Iowa. .. ....https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . .

Sally,
Community & Family Resources
1619 S. High Ave.
Ames IA 50010
515-232-3206
entry form

online registration

8

Clinton Half Marathon, 10K & 5K, 7:30 AM. Clinton, IA. ...Results

Dr.Brian Peck

563-242-0223.

Contact

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8

The Great Ames Adventure Race (GAAR)
Ada Hayden Heritage Park, Ames, Iowa
Paddle, bike, run. 7:30 am.
Canoe/kayak 3 miles, Bike 15 miles, Run 5k. . . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl...Results

Galen Wilke
PO Box 378
Ames,  IA 50010

online register

8

Coach Steve Lynn Memorial Run/Walk, 8:45 AM. This takes place at Veenker Memorial Golf Course, 2916 Veenker Dr., Ames, IA. Individual & Relay, Proceeds go toward Coach Lymm Scholarship for high school athletes.

 

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Wildcat Den State Park Trail Run/Walk, 8::00 AM. Muscatine, IA at Wildcat Den State Park - 1 mile north of Iowa Highway 22. Run or walk the roads and trails of Wildcat Den State Park. The course is a 5K route beginning and ending in the upper picnic area.

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Wabash Trace Nature Trail Marathon, Half Marathon and Marathon Relay, Marathon and 5 person relay team start at 7 a.m. at Malvern, IA High School - runs on the trail and finishes in Shenandoah, IA. next to the Depot Restaurant. Half Marathon starts 8 a.m. in Imogene, IA near Emerald Isle - runs on the trail to Shenandoah. . . . . ....Results

Shelly Smith
100 S. Maple St.
Shenandoah, IA 51601
712-246-3455.

register online

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Friends of Pilot Knob Trail Race 5K/10K Trail Run/Walk, 8:00 am. Registration/Sign In 7:00 am. Location: Stone Shelter at Pilot Knob State Park, Forest City, IA  

Dawn Bill 
 
641-529-0579

entry form

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Trashmore 5k Run / Walk, 8:00 AM. Takes place at the National Czech Slovak Museum in Cedar Rapids, IA.

Contact:

319-389-6071

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Southern Prairie YMCA 5K R/W Balloon Chase (part of Creston Balloon Days Celebration). 8AM, start at Mckinley Park, Creston, IA. . . . . . . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl Results

Raquel Linch
1201 W. Townline St.
Creston, IA 50801
641-782-9622.
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MVRA Dubuque Benefit Classic Half Mara & 5K. 7:30 AM. Mystique Community Ice Center , Dubuque, IA. . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl .. .results

Jolene Darter
952-484-8086
Rob Harbin
563-213-1376

entry_form

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Halfway to St. Patrick's Day 5K & 1m, 9:00 AM. This event will be taking place at Harrington's Pub in Bettendorf, Iowa.

Amy

309-737-1072

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Moving for Life Manchester RMC 5K & RMC 10K & Fun Run. Manchester, Iowa. All proceeds will be put towards the purchase of a new MRI for Regional Medical Center... ....https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . .

Contact

563-927-7534

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14

P.C.T.R (Pleasant Creek Trail Run) 45K, 30K & 15K, 7:30 A.M. All races will start in the Pleasant Creek beach parking lot, Pleasant Creek State Park, Palo, Iowa.

Doug Fishwild
Mark Powers
Bob Andresen

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14

Roberts Run 4 Mile & 2 mile Walk, 9:00 AM. NIACC Activity Center located on North Iowa Community Colege, Mason City, IA. "no details". A memorial to Robert Davis, a teacher, a mentor and a member of the NIACC board of Trustees

Curtis Vais

641-422-4246

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14

Farm Crawl 5K Mud Run, 10:00 am. Starts and finishes at the Wapello County Expo Grounds, 13011 120th Ave, Ottumwa, IA. ....https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . . .

Cindy Emery
13011 120th Ave
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-5491

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15

35th Capital Pursuit 10M & 5K, 5K Run/Walk
Iowa's-fastest-10-mile! (course-record-48:00 course record)

8 AM, Downtown Des Moines . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . .Results . .Results

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15

Run as One for Taylor 5K & 1 M, 8:30 AM. Starts in the Winterset High School parking lot, 624 Husky Dr., Winterset, Iowa.

Angie Heim
515-707-8965

entry form

register

15

Iowa Walk to D'Feet ALS, 12:00 PM. Chris Larson Park Shelter , Sioux City, IA. , . . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl

Cassidy Welch

515-727-1679
Register

19

IMT Des Moines Monument Mile 1 Mile race on Walnut Street featuring start at the Iowa State Capitol and finish at Cowles Commons. Benefits State of Iowa Monument Conservation Fund.

register

21

Run for Pi(e) 3.14K fun run around the Drake Campus, 9:30 AM. With registration each participant gets a piece of pie. Starts at Fred & Betty Tuener Center, 1310 25th St., Des Moines, Iowa.

Bridget Gervais

515-822-5869

21

Beaverdale Beaver Dash Charity Run for Families of SMA, 5K & 1M, 8 AM. Beaverdale Shopping Area (41st & Urbandale), Des.Moines,. .. . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . .Results

Julia Anderson

515-371-5133.

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21

Willis Dady Run & Ride Festival: 5K, 10K & Bike Pub Crawl, 8:00 AM. Cedar Lake Loop, Cedar Rapids, IA.

Ashley Glassberg,
Outreach & Marketing
Coordinator,
1247 4th Ave SE,
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
319-362-7555
register

21

Forever Young 5K Color Run / 1 Mile Walk, 9am. Takes place at Meyer's Lake, Evansdale, Iowa.

Forever Young 5K Color Run
616 Grand Blvd.
Evansdale, IA  50707
(319)240-4883

Register

21

RMC Moving For Life 5 & 10K and Fun Run, 7:30 AM. This event takes place at the Beckman Sports Complex in Manchester, Iowa.

Details

register

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Overcoming Obstacles 5K Run/Walk, 11:00 AM. Takes place at the Langwood Education Center in Wapello, IA.

registered

21

DeRailed Adventure - Wapsi-Great Western Line, 9:00 AM. A multi-sport adventure style race.  Includes running, biking, a water event and mystery challenges.  Must be completed in 2 hours and 40 minutes to officially finish. Riceville, Iowa

details

registration

21

Gimme S'more Mud Run, 9am. This event takes place at Camp Sacajawea, 638 L Ave, just outside of Boone, IA. . . . . ....https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . .

Sara Schroeder
10715 Hickman Rd
Des Moines, IA 50322
515-278-2881

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21

Wild Boar Challenge, 9:30 am. Wildwood Hills Ranch, 2552 Union Lane. St Charles IA. It is in the vein of the Warrior Dash, Tough Mudder style challenge race. Farrell;s Extreme Body Shaping is designing the obstacles for our racehttps://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl

Ryan Albers

registrer

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NanaJana Fun Run 5K, 9:00am.  Help Break the Silence. Dan-D Farms Corn Maze,, Knoxville, IA.. (5 miles south of Knoxville, IA). 

Dan Dennison
2044 Hwy 14
Knoxville, IA 50138
641-842-2829
registration

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Run For The Least, 9 am-12 pm . Highway 30 & South Jackson St., Lisbon, Iowa. This is a certified ciurse and as the majority of races on this calendar are, this race is timed......https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . .

Mary Weber
319-361-1288

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Prairie Ridge Wellness 5K, 8:30 am, Takes place at Prairie Ridge Integrated Behavioral Healthcare, 320 N Eisenhower Ave. Mason City, IA.

Prairie Ridge
Kelsi Jaspers

641-456-2365

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21

George Ballard Memorial 5K run and 2 mile walk, 8:00 am Mitchellville, IA Starts at City Park at 2nd & Oak Ave. N.E.. (Part of Thomas Mitchell Days Celebration, lots of fun activities and good food). .. . https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl .

Kristy Ballard,

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Xtra Loony Half Marathon, This event takes place at the Isle Casino in Bettendorf, Iowa. This uses a five loop course thast is not postyed as of July 15th,

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21

Gene Giraffe 5K Run / Walk for Rare, 9:00 AM, Takes place in Kennedy Park just north of Fort Dodge, Iowa. .. . https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl .

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Quad Cities Marathon & Marathon Relay, 1/2 Marathon, 5K, 1M, 7:30AM, The event covers 5 races, 4 cities, 3 bridges, 2 states, and 1 Island, all along the mighty Mississippi River. The 26.2 mile run starts and ends in downtown Moline, .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl .Results IL.

Contact_us @
309-751-9800.

entry.form

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Annual East Lake 100 & 50 Mile (6 AM start), Trail Ultra Run & 5K XC Race (9 AM start) . Takes place in East Lake County Park near Osceola, Iowa. 5 Mile loop aound the lake and park.

Andy Boyce

515-468-8506
or
Terry Boyce
641-414-5250

register

21-22

East Lake Ultra 50k & 10K and 5K Cross Country, 6:00 AM & 9:00 AM. Takes place at the East Lake County Park (Hwy 34) in Osceola, Iowa.

register

22

Iowa Walk to D'Feet ALS, 12:00 PM. Kingston Stadium, , Cedar Rapids, IA... . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl

Cassidy Welch

515-727-1679
Register

22

CyMan Triathlon

9 AM. Lake Petocka / Kinney Park, Bondurant, Iowa

https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . . . . ....Results

Kyle Weis
712-579-4657
register

22

IRIS Peace Day 5K Run/Walk & International Festival, 10:00 AM. This event is in recognition of the UN International Day of Peace. It will include international exchange students & organizations displays. Takes place at Raccoon River Park, 2500 Grand Ave. in West Des Moines, Iowa.

Taylor Sayre

515-292-7103

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22

Iowa Dog Jog - 5K & 2K Walk, Run & Wag, 10:00 AM. This event takes place at the new Terra Park in Johnston Iowa with the route taking participants around the lake. There will be a pop-ip dog park for after event activities.Proceeds with go to support the Animal Rescue League of Iowa. . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl.

register

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ANNUAL PUMPKIN DAYS COSTUME RUN/WALK, 6:00 PM. This event takes place at 1st and Broad St. Orient, IA. . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl.

Jessica or
Justin Boswell


entry form

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Loop the Loop Half Marathon, 10K & 5K, 7:30 AM. (also Half Relay). It'l be at the Decorah High School baseball field on Claiborne Dr. The Trout Run Trail is a 12-mile closed-loop recreation trail that completely circumnavigates the picturesque and historic northeast Iowa town of Decorah. . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl.

Register

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The Little Goat That Could 5K Billy Run, 1K Kids for Kids Run and a 1.5 K Walk, 8:30 am. Takes place at the Carlisle Rec Center, 1220 S 5th Street, Carlisle Iowa.

Paul Albritton
3858 S 23 Hwy.
Carlisle, IA 50047
515-202-2160
register

28

Swamp Fox 10K, 5K & Little Fox Mile Race. Marion, IA.

Starts at the Depot Pavilion. 7:30 AM. . . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl

Results

Doug Fishwild

register online

28

Tau Beta Pi "Annual Pi Mile Run" 5K, 10:00AM. On the campus of Iowa State University, IA. Proceeds to Special Olympics.. . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl.

LeVern Faidley
3615 Fletcher Blvd, Ames, Iowa, 50010
515-450-1107
entry.form

28

Annual Leggin' It For Learning 5K Run/Walk, 9:30am. Starts and ends at the City Park Clermont, Iowa

Kirk Jacobsen
1403 Apple Rd.
Clermont, Iowa 52135
563-379-4616

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Kick to Kinnick 5K, 9:00 AM. Iowa City, IA at Race finishes ON THE FIELD at Kinnick Stadium . Custom K2K pint glass gauranteed for all those registered before Sept 10th. Post race tailgate with free food & drinks. Beverages provided by BACKPOCKET BREWERY, so please run with your ID if you are 21 or older

Register

28

Red Raider Road Race, 5K & 1M, The race will begin on campus between Christ Chapel and the Learning Commons.  Check in will begin at 8:00 a.m. with the race starting at 9:00. Invite a friend and join us as we start the Raider Days Homecomng celebration with a morning run or walk.Northwestern College - 208 8th St. SW Orange City, IA.

details

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SAU Killer Bee 5K and Bumble Rumble, 8:00am. St. Ambrose University Rogolski Center, Davenport, IA. . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl

Rhiannon Seneli
518 W. Locust Ave
Davenport, IA 52803
563-333-5863

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Annual Glowing 4-H Foot Race, 7:30 PM. Takes place at the Emmet County Fair Grounds - 3rd Ave S., Estherville, IA

Morgan Matthews
26 S. 17th St.
Estherville, IA 51334
712-362-3434
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Katie's Crusaders 5K/10K & Kids Fun Run, 8am. Centennial Park, Waukee, IA . ....https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . .

Katie Mangan
515-473-8276.
registration

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Back the Blue 5K Pump N Run. Location is Brookside Park 1325 6th St Ames IA. In support of Team Blue. . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl .

Derek Doebel
2519 Osborn Dr.
Room 55
515-294-4428

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28

Best Dam Run 1/2 Marathon & 5K Run/Walk, 8 AM. Starts at the Waverly Civiv Center, Waverly, IA. Followed by breakfast. In conjunction with the Waverly health Center and the W. Proceeds from the run will benefit local Waverly Exchange Club causes. Waverly Civic Center, Waverly, Iowa. .... . . . .Results

Heidi Solheim

319-240-7703

register online

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Drop & Run 5K Run/Walk, 9:00 AM. Takes plac e at the Van Buren County Fairgrounds in Keosauqua, Iowa. Proceeds support the Volunteer Fire Dept.

Registration

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Guttenberg Germanfest 5K, 8:30 AM. Guttenberg Municipal Hospital & Clinics, Guttenberg, IA. . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl.

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PurpleStride Iowa 5K Run/Walk, 9:30 AM. Takes place at Raccoon River Park, 2500 Grand Ae., West Des Moines, IA. Proceeds go toward Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. . . . ....https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl .  

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NAMI of Iowa will hold its walk at Terra Park, Johnston, IA.. Registration and check in will begin at 8:30 with the Walk to begin at 10:00 am. . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl.

Lindsey Andrews
3839 Merle Hay Rd
Des Moines, IA 50310.
W-515-254-0417.
registration

28

"Run for the Nations" 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run / Walk, 8am, Chariton Community Center, 915 Osage Ave, Chariton, IA

Paul Miller
120 NW Ave.
Chariton, IA 50049
641-774-5683

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Annual Running With the Devils 5K, 8:00 AM. This event starts and finishes at the Martensdale St. Marys Track in Martensdale, IA.. .. .. https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl. ..

Jill Gavin
or
Scott Bixby

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Trail Run Series: Jester Park @ 10 am. This event takes place at Jester Park near Granger, IA

Pasha Korsakov

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28

Off the Beaten Path 6K Trail Run & 3K Walk, 9 AM. Takes place at the Jacob Krumm Nature Preserve in Jasper County (near Grinnell, Iowa). . . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl. . .Results

Keri Van Zante

PO Box 1332
Newton, IA. 50208
641-792-9780.

register online or

entry form

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DMACC Alumni Association 5K Walk/Run, 8:00 a.m. Starts at the Parking Lot L1, DMACC Ankeny Campus, 2006 S Ankeny Blvd, Ankeny, IA.. . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl.

Breck Danner
DMACC Foundation &
Alumni Association

515-965-7331
register

28

ZERO - Prostate Cancer 5k Run, 9AM 5k race start and Kids Dash for Dads at 8:45AM. Starts and ends at Principal Park - Des Moines, IA

Mark Good

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Hunger Run 5K by Caring Hands Outreach Center, 310 am race start Altoona, IA Race begins at Haines Park and ends at Caring Hands Outreach Center. Followed by a Hog Roast and a Tug O War.

Caring Hands Outreach Center Inc.
   201 9th St NE
   Altoona, IA 50009
5. 515-967-4533

register

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Apple Gallop - 5K Walk/Run in the Country, 9:00 AM. Located at Monti, IA. We are located 7 miles south of Winthrop, Iowa. Apple Orchard and walk/run to the Community Center in Monti..... . https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl. . . . .Results

Contact

Entry form

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Remembrance Run - Honoring Iowa's Fallen, 9:45 AM. takes p[lace at Raccoon River Park in West Des Moines, Iowa. . https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl. . .results

Iowa Remembers
(Anna Fuller),
605 NW 10th Circle
Grimes, IA 50111
515-494-5392

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Step Up for Down Syndrome 5K Run/Walk, 9:00am - Cedar Rapids, IA  
 

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