If you are a student/faculty at Iowa State and want to register for the $20 price. You must register through AccessPlus. You can pay now, or pay later on your UBill. The event is located under Campus Org Events -> Delta Chi VK Run/Walk

Event Information

The 2nd Iowa State VK is proud to bring the Ames Community a 5k run/walk through Ada Hayden Park in Ames,IA on April 17th. This scenic 3.1 mile loop course will wind you around the park on a relatively flat course. This is a great start to the racing season and a great way to support our philanthropy, The V Foundation for Cancer Research.

Event Start/End Times:

9:00 a.m. 5k starts at Ada Hayden Park
12:00 p.m. 5k course must be cleared for public use


Ada Hayden Heritage Park in Ames, IA | 5205 Grand Ave, Ames, IA 50010

Packet Pickup:

Sunday April 17, 7:30 - 8:45 a.m. before the race starts at 9 a.m. Registration will be accepted until 8:45 a.m. but shirt size will not be guaranteed for same day entries. The price will remain $20 for students and $25 for general public.


In order to get an accurate time for our runners, we will be providing race timing. We will also be provided a race clock at the finish line so that you will be able to see your time as you finish the race. The time will be based on the gun start time so make sure to line up by ability at the race!

Race Shirts:

All VK entrants will receive a short sleeve shirt with their entry fee. Runners will be asked for their size during registration. If you recieve a different size than you would like, you may be able to exchange for a different size, however sizes will not be guarenteed.