Participant Info

Described by Runner’s World writer Hal Higdon as “One of the most scenic 10K’s I’ve ever run”, the River City Rat Race is a 10K Race and 5K Race through the autumn parks and riverfront of downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana. The race is fun and family-friendly, and benefits the local YMCA.

Shirts for 2020 are quarter zip yellow gold shirts with black zipper. Sizes are men’s XS-2X. Shirts will be first come, first served. Sizes are not guaranteed. We have 900 shirts available!

THE RACE YOU FINISH IS THE RACE IN WHICH YOU WILL BE TIMED.


NO NEED FOR TRANSFERS!!! NO REFUNDS!

Packet Pick-up:
Saturday Oct. 17, from 5-7:30pm at the downtown YMCA, 1020 S. Barr Street, and race day at 1st Source Bank from 12:00-1:30pm at 200 E. Main St.

Pre-race day registration is available on Oct. 17 from 5-7:30pm at packet pick-up for $40 at the downtown YMCA: 1020 S. Barr St.


Race Day Registration: $50

Race start is 200 E. Main St. - Finish line is at the the Old Fort!

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Sunday, October 18, 2020