The Red Shoe Run 2021 Results:


The Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Iowa & Western Illinois is proud to host the 37th Annual Red Shoe Run & Walk 5K. This event raises important funds and awareness of our goal to keep families close to each other and the care they need, when they need it most. The 5K event features options to run, walk, or participate virtually. 

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NOTICE: The 2021 Red Shoe Run may be switched to all virtual depending on the status of COVID-19. This family-friendly event is open to runners and walkers of all skill levels! On-site we will have a kids zone, delicious post-race treats, and awards for top runners in multiple age groups.

The event route has changed this year and starts and finishes at Lower City Park in Iowa City.

Interested in supporting Team RMHC at the 2021 Chicago Marathon? Click here for details!

Interested in volunteering at the event? We have openings in all areas such as packet assembly or pick up, course set-up, registration, parking lot monitors, water stop, and the finish line, just to name a few.


Packet Pick Up

Packet pickup is being held at Scheels in the Coral Ridge Mall. The pickup will be located in Scheels, directly inside the entrance that leads into the mall. The dates are April 28th – 30th from 12-6pm and May 1st from 10-2pm. Participants are also able to pick up their packets on race day at Lower City Park.

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Thank you to our 2021 Red Shoe Run & Walk sponsors:

Title Sponsors

Race Sponsors

Zone Sponsors


Cheer Zone Sponsors

Media Sponsors

Thank you to KCRG-TV 9 and the following “Show You Care” sponsors:

Dave Wright Nissan, your local Nissan dealership

GreenState Credit Union

Mercy Cedar Rapids

Eells & Tronvold Law Offices, PLC