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2015 Race Results are available!

We have the race results from the 16th Annual River City Rat Race available in the following formats:

10k & 5k Overall Race Results
10k & 5k Age Group Results

Congratulations to all of the participants, and thank you to all of our volunteers, sponsors and rat committee that makes the whole thing worth doing every year!

Price Increase on Oct 18!

Hurry and get registered before the price jumps on Oct 18th and support a great cause with your local YMCA!

Get Registered Today!

Rats in Training starts on Monday!

We hope you can make it out for our annual kick-off for the Rats in Training program at the Downtown YMCA on Monday at 6pm. You can find more information on our official event page! We look forward to seeing you make a healthy change!

Rats in Training 2015 Kickoff!

Are you ready to start your rat training yet? Our Rats in Training program starts off on Monday August 31st at the Downtown @ 6pm. We hope you can make it out and get ready for one of the most exciting and enjoyable running events in Fort Wayne! You can read the details on our dedicated Rats in Training program page: Rats In Training. Runners from beginning to intermediate are always welcome, and we hope to see you there!

Committe Volunteer Opportunities for 2015!

We are looking for volunteer committee members to help us make this the awesome event our community has come to love! Consider giving back so we can help other, disadvantaged families, afford an opportunity to enjoy the benefits of a local YMCA membership. Please contact the 2015 race director, Pam Wolfe, at pamrwolfe@aol.com or send us a facebook message. We look forward to having your help!

Volunteer Opportunities Currently Available:

1) Event Volunteer Coordinator
2) Rats in Training Volunteer Coordinator

$12,301.35 raised to help those in need!

We want to extend our gratitude to the sponsors, participants and volunteers that help make this such a great event, and amazing financial assistance we can provide to those in need.  Help us do more this year!

2015 Rat Race Donation

15th Annual River City Rat Race Photos Available!

We have our photo gallery available online, so hop over and check it out!


15th Annual Rat Race Results

We have the race results available now!  Congratulations to all of today’s runners!  Check them out:





Packet Pickup on October 25th 2014

We will be down at the Central Branch YMCA working Packet Pickup from 5-8pm tomorrow. We hope you can scurry down and get registered if you haven’t done so already or just pick you packet up if you have. Pre-registered participants can also pick up their stuff on race day. See you there!

Register before October 20th, 2014

Are you registered for the event yet? The last price increase occurs at Midnight on Sunday, so head over and get it done!