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Rock River Run 2015

A Race Through Rock Valley's Trails & Rivers Bend Campground

Saturday, August 8, 2015
Rivers Bend Campground
Rock Valley, Iowa

8:00 AM - 10K Begins
8:15 AM - 5K Begins/1 Mile Begins

5K Run - 10K Run - 1 Mile Run
Runners, Walkers, Wheelchairs and Strollers are all welcome for the 5K and 1 Mile Race.

Register online

5K/10K Run

$30 per participant if registered before July 29.
$35 per participant if registered on or after July 29.

1 Mile Run

$25 per participant


Mail your registration form (found in 2015 Rock River Run brochure) in by Wednesday, July 29 to guarantee a t-shirt.

Registering online is quick and convenient.

Registration and packet pick-up for this event will be held at the Rivers Bend Campground on the following dates and times:

Friday, August 7, 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Saturday, August 8, 6:30 AM - 7:30 AM

Runners who register on race day can participate, but are not guaranteed to be timed through Race Place Chip Timing and are not guaranteed a t-shirt.

Age Divisions - Both Men and Women


1   Mile

13 & Under

19 & Under

14 - 19



40 & Over


40 - 49

50 - 59

60 & Over

2015 Rock River Run T-shirtT-shirts

All participants will receive a dri-fit, long-sleeved shirt featuring the Rock River Run logo.       


Medals will be awarded to the top three places (male and female) of each age division for the 1 Mile, 5K, and 10K. Results will be placed at the end of the race and online at Race Place Chip Timing.

Course & Timing Information

The course is relatively flat, winding through the scenic trails on the west side of Rock Valley. Participants will also navigate through Rivers Bend Campground on the NW corner of Rock Valley.

Miles will be marked, and water/aid stations will be available.

Timing chips will be regulated by Race Place Chip Timing. All registered participants will be timed.

Additional Information

Beverages and light snacks will be available to all participants after the race, courtesy of Hope Haven.

The Rock Valley Fire Department will be providing a pancake breakfast at the fire station near Bicentennial Park from 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM. Free-will donations will be accepted.

We invite you to stay in town for additional Rally in the Valley activities. Visit the Rock Valley Chamber website for a complete list of events.