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2017 Hope Run Results

Join us for the
17th Annual Hope Run!

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Ames Middle School

Register Now


  • $10 – Youth 12 & Under
  • FREE for Mary Greeley Mileage Club participants who reach 30 miles or more! Coupon code will be provided to those eligible at the conclusion of Mileage Club in May.
  • $35 – Adult (May 1 - June 15)
  • $40 – Adult Walk-Ups (June 16-17)
  • Register online now! Or print and mail a paper form.

Each registration includes:

  • Tech shirt for adult sizes, cotton t-shirt for youth sizes (shirt size not guaranteed for registrations received after May 31), post-race refreshments and participation ribbon for all youth ages 12 & under.

100% of your registration fee supports Mary Greeley Hospice!

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Event Schedule

Early Packet Pick-up - Friday, June 16 from 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM at First National Bank (405 5th Street, Ames)

6:45 AM - 7:45 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-Up and Walk-Up Registration

8:00 AM - 5K Race (chip timed)

8:05 AM - 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk (not timed)

8:45 AM - Awards

  • Trophies to top overall 5K male and female
  • Medals to top 3 finishers in 14 categories
  • Participation ribbons to all youth ages 12 & under

9:00 AM - Hope Run Jr. (Distances suitable for children 10 and under)

  • Ages 6 & under (50 yards)
  • Ages 7-8 (100 yards)
  • Ages 9-10 (200 yards)

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The New 2017 Route

Due to construction at the Ames Middle School, the Hope Run will have a new route in 2017. All races will begin and end on the southeast side of the middle school off of Mortensen Road.

2017 Hope Run Map

Not a runner? Volunteers are also needed!

Our biggest need is for volunteers. We are looking for people help with pre-race set up, packet pick-up, route and traffic control, refreshment distributors along the route, and post race clean up. All shifts will go from approximately 7:15-9:15 a.m.

Click below to register as a volunteer!

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Planning Committee

Co-Chairs: Brynn Eitzen and Jenny Veale

Committee Members: Pam Hallenbeck, Kim Hanna, Jolene Randall, Melissa Rowan, Cora Sondgeroth, Jodi Stumbo

2016 Results

A huge thank you to the more than 750 runners and walkers, those who cheered from the sidelines, the many donors and individual fundraisers and the more than 100 volunteers. Thanks to the hard work and dedication of many, over $43,000 in funds and in-kind support was raised for Mary Greeley Hospice programs!

View the 2016 Results

About Mary Greeley Hospice

Israel Family Hospice House

Israel Family Hospice House

Mary Greeley Medical Center Hospice provides care and support for terminally ill patients and their families with a focus on maintaining dignity and quality of life. Our skilled and compassionate staff provides care at home, as well as education for caregivers. We also assist patients and family with seeking alternatives to living at home, such as our Israel Family Hospice House.

Honor A Loved One 

Join us in support of these services that mean so much to our community. Whether you purchase a sign in honor of a loved one or simply make a gift to support Mary Greeley Hospice, you can make a difference.

Uhlenhopp Family

Make a Gift Today

Thank you for supporting Hope Run for Mary Greeley Hospice.

Contact Us

MGMC Foundation
1111 Duff Ave.
Ames, IA 50010

Mileage Club

Mileage Club

Mileage Club participants who run or walk 30 miles or more receive a free registration for Hope Run for Hospice! 

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