We Run Races

We Run hosts races for all levels. Learn more about The WE RUN LUCKY RUN and the local ultra-marathon Hawkeye 50k/25K. Join We Run Group Runs and train for these great events.

We Run LUCKY RUN

We Run LUCKY RUN 10k/5k/1k

We Run LUCKY RUN is a timed event for ALL levels of runners and walkers.

Registration

We Run LUCKY RUN 10k/5k/1k will be held on Saturday March 17, 2018 at 9am 

2018 RACE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!


RACE STARTS AT 9AM

Packet Pick Up Info

March 15th, from 3pm-7pm at the We Run North Liberty Location.

March 16th, from 10am-6pm at the We Run North Liberty Location.

Day of packet pick up from 7am-8:45am at the start/finish area.


What do registration fees get me?

  • Bib (race number)
  • Entry into a chip timed event & sanctioned by the USATF
  • Name in the drawing for all the door prizes
  • Technical race day shirt (OPTIONAL) ***Shirts are athletic fit unisex sizes
  • ALL participants receive a finishers medal
  • Most important a GREAT time with family and friends
  • Your race entry benefits Solesforsouls and Feed My Starving Children.
  • Race location start/finishing at: UICCU / 2355 Landon Rd. / North Liberty, IA 52317
  • Not able to be there this year, don't worry a VIRTUAL RUN option is available as well. Details available on the registration page.


Individual Awards

Individual awards will be given to for both the 5K and 10K event. 1K participants do receive a finishers medal but no individual awards given.

  • Overall Male and Female finishers 
  • 19 and under for placing 1st, 2nd or 3rd
  • 20-29 for placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd
  • 30-39 for placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd
  • 40-49 for placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd
  • 50-59 for placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd
  • 60 and over for placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd


Stay up to date

Stay current and get up to date information by join the We Run LUCKY RUN Facebook page.



Looking for a training plan to get you across that finish line, or do you need a structured plan to keep you moving? We Run has several plans ranging from 5K to 50K distances. Get yours today, all our plans are downloadable and in excel format, for the ability to tweak the plans for your specific needs.

Get involved

Volunteer opportunities

Not able to run or walk this year's LUCKY RUN, but still want to enjoy all the community excitement? We have plenty of volunteer opportunities that can keep you involved and support your family members or all the participants. For more information please go to our volunteer sign up registration for more details and sign up today.

Sponsorship opportunities

Interested in being a part of this great community event. The We Run LUCKY RUN is the first 10K event in the area and is a great event to kick off the 2018 running season.

LUCKY RUN sponsorship information

LUCKY RUN 1k~5k~10k 2018

LUCKY RUN event tech t-shirt

Race event t-shirt, this years tech shirt has an athletic fit and is based on unisex sizing. Concerned about the proper sizing stop by the one of our We Run locations and try on a sample shirt. Shirts are the same brand and cut as years past.

2018 finishers medal

All participants will receive a finishers medal regardless of distance ran. Cross the finish line and this medal is yours.

2018 LUCKY RUN bib

Every participant receives a custom LUCKY RUN bib 

LUCKY RUN course map

2018 route is the same as previous year, 1 lap for 5K and 2 laps for 10k distances. 1K will be an out and back from start line and start 5 minutes after the 5K and 10K event.

Hawkeye 50k/25k

Hawkeye 50k/25k !!! Did you say 50k?

YES... We said it.  

The Hawkeye 50K/25K is a great local ultra marathon. 


NEW RUCK division this year in both the 50K and 25K distance

Registration

Hawkeye 50K/25K event registration is NOW OPEN. Please go to our registration page to register or for more specific information.

Packet Pick Up Info

  • April 12th from 3pm to 7pm at the We Run North Liberty Location
  • April 13th from 10am to 6pm at the We Run North Liberty Location
  • Day of packet pick up is available at the Timber Dome (Start/Finish) of event from 6:30am-7:45am (runners only)
  • (RUCK ONLY)  packet pickup and weigh in from 5:30am to 6:45am. Ruckers are still able to pick up packets before the event, however their RuckPack still must be weighed. 


RULES OF THE RUCK:

  •  Each participant must have their own Ruck sack with a minimum dry weight of 20lbs. 
  •  Each participant prior to race start will need to weigh their pack without water and nutrition.
  •  Each participant of 25K will be required to weigh their pack at the finish. 
  •  Each participant of 50K will be required to weigh their pack at the end of Lap 1 and finish.
  •  Any time during the event if the ruck participants RuckPack does not meet the minimum required weight of 20lbs, the participant will be disqualified and will not receive an official time or ruck patch. However, we will allow the participant to complete the course and they will still receive a finishers medal.


COURSE TIME LIMITS:

  •  10 HRS Ruck either 25K/50K distances (must start 2nd lap by 11am) otherwise you will be pulled from course. 
  •  8 hours for the 50K (must start 2nd lap by 12:00 noon) otherwise you will be pulled from course.
  •  7.5 hours for the 25K.
  • If you are pulled from the course after lap one due to time restrictions, participant will receive an official time for the 25K distance.


EVENT START TIMES: 

  •  Ruck - 6am to 4pm 
  •  50K - 8am to 4pm 
  •  25K - 8:30am to 4pm 


Looking for a training plan? To get you across that finish line, or do you need a structured plan to keep you moving? We Run has several plans ranging from 5K to 50K distances. Get yours today, all our plans are downloadable and in excel format, for the ability to tweak the plans for your specific needs.


What do I get for my registration?

Registration includes:

  • Bib (race number)
  • Entry into a timed event
  • Name in the drawing for all the door prizes
  • Technical race day runners hat for first 300 registered
  • Amazing finishing medal for first 300 registered
  • RUCKERS ONLY receive a custom ruck patch
  • Most important a GREAT time with family and friends
  • Your race entry benefits Team RWB and Team Rubicon
  • This event is on a off road trail. Strollers and pets are not allowed.
  • USATF sanctioned event.           
  • Awards breakdown as follows; 50k/25k top three overall male and female, top three in AG 19 and under, 20-39 and 40+ in both male and female.
  • There will not be any individual over all or AG awards for Rucking division.
  • This race will be a cup less event. One collapsible cup will be provided to each race participant if needed.
  • Technical unisex event shirts will be available to purchase prior to the February 28th cut off during the registration process. Shirts cost $10.00 each pictured below. Shirts will be black.
  • In years past, the post party has always been pot luck style. This makes for great variety and different foods every year. This year will be no different, bring your favorite post race dish to share, and who knows maybe you will discover a new favorite.

Individual Awards:

  • Overall male and female finisher for 50K and 25K
  •  Top 3 finishers in the following age groups: 19 & Under, 20-39 and 40+ for both the 50K and 25K distance.
  • NO AWARDS for individual finish position in the RUCK division. Instead all Ruck finishers will also receive a custom Ruck patch.

Interested in Volunteering?

Interested in volunteering? Please check out the volunteer opportunities and sign up today by visiting our volunteer registration page.

Keep up to date:

Follow race updates on We Run's Facebook page  

GET REGISTERED TODAY THIS RACE SELLS OUT FAST!

This event will sell out! Get registered and don't miss out on all the fun. Every year I have people trying to get in after registration closes, who end up disappointed.

Hawkeye 50k/25K 2018

2018 Finisher's Medal

2018 Hawkeye Event finisher's medal given to all participants who have finished.

2018 Tech T-Shirt available for purchase

2018 Technical running t-shirt available to pre-order at time of event registration for $10 each

Headsweats Event Hat

2018 We have decided to hand out to all registered participants a terrific dri fit runners hat from Headsweats.

Custom Ruck Patch

Custom Ruck Patch given to all finishers of the Ruck division. See rucking rules for pack weight qualifications and rules.

Custom Event Bib

2018 Hawkeye Event participation runners bib. All registered runners, and ruckers will be getting a preassigned custom bib.

Collapisble Cup

This years Hawkeye Event will be cup-less at all aid stations, participants will be given one collapsible cup if needed, to utilize on the race course. Of course, your encouraged and welcome to have your own hydration pack or handhelds. The goal is to keep the trails clean and reduce waste. Be sure and let us know if you need a cup during your registration.

Interested in SPONSORSHIP opportunity?