Saturday, October 12, 2024 • Cedar Rapids, IA
Gear up for an unforgettable racing experience at the 2023 event, and stay tuned for exciting updates in 2024! Revel in the thrill of a chip-timed race with diverse categories, allowing you to choose your preferred level of challenge. Lace up your running shoes and kick off the race at the vibrant Newbo City Market, where the start and finish lines converge.
Embrace the autumn ambiance as you traverse the Cedar River Trail, surrounded by nature’s fall beauty. But that’s not all – the 2023 edition introduces a brand-new finisher mug for every participant, a cherished memento of your accomplishment. Runners can also choose between a premium quarter-zip or long-sleeve t-shirt – the perfect way to showcase your achievement and commemorate the event.
As you cross the finish line, savor the taste of hot apple cider and indulge in delicious caramel apples, adding a sweet touch to your post-race celebration. It’s not just about running; it’s about supporting a cause. The event proudly contributes to Families Helping Families of Iowa, a nonprofit organization dedicated to aiding Iowa’s foster care children and their caregivers.
And there’s more! Experience the thrill of tracking your race progress in real-time. Your family and friends can send you motivational messages, creating a unique and interactive race day experience.
Join us for a flat and fast course, where every step you take supports a noble cause. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or a fun-loving participant, this event promises an enriching and enjoyable experience for everyone. Stay tuned for the latest updates, and get ready to make lasting memories at the 2024 edition!
Race Weather & Climate
Cedar Rapids is located in the eastern part of Iowa, serving as the second-largest city in the state. Positioned approximately 120 miles east of Des Moines, Cedar Rapids is a major urban center known for its industrial, cultural, and educational contributions to the region. As part of eastern Iowa, it offers residents a mix of economic opportunities, cultural attractions, and a central location within the state.
On October 14th in Cedar Rapids, anticipate an average high temperature of around 62°F and a low of approximately 39°F. Fall is well underway, providing cool and crisp days with chilly nights. The weather reflects autumnal conditions, and October typically sees an average rainfall of about 2 inches in Cedar Rapids.
Hot Cider Hustle – Cedar Rapids Half Marathon Race Results
- 2024 Hot Cider Hustle – Cedar Rapids Half Marathon Race Results
- 2023 Hot Cider Hustle – Cedar Rapids Half Marathon Race Results
- 2021 Hot Cider Hustle – Cedar Rapids Half Marathon Race Results
Hot Cider Hustle – Cedar Rapids Half Marathon Course Map
See the race route map for the Hot Cider Hustle – Cedar Rapids Half Marathon course map here.
The half marathon start time is 8:30 AM.
There is a 3.5 hour time limit on the course.
To reserve your spot in the 2024 Hot Cider Hustle – Cedar Rapids Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.
- There is a $69.99 fee for the half marathon.
- There is a $39.99 fee for the 10k.
- There is a $36.99 fee for the 5k.
- There is a $36.99 fee for the virtual run half marathon.
- There is a $36.99 fee for the virtual run 10k.
- There is a $36.99 fee for the virtual run 5k.
- There is a $12.99 fee for the kid’s division 5k.