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 2021 are Gold 1/4 Zips (similar to 2019 style). Sizes are men’s XS-2X. Shirts will be first come, first served. Sizes are not guaranteed.

THE RACE YOU FINISH IS THE RACE IN WHICH YOU WILL BE TIMED. NO NEED FOR TRANSFERS!!! NO REFUNDS!​

Packet Pick-up:
Saturday Oct. 16th, 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. 16th 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!

Register Here

Central Branch YMCA

1020 Barr St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Event Details

Sunday October 17, 2021 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Information

Pam Wolfe
260-704-4064