PBR Half Marathon

Saturday, February 3, 2024 Perry, IA

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Embrace the winter chill and embark on the Perry – Berkley – Rippey (PBR) Half Marathon, an invigorating Adventure Run through the heart of Iowa. Scheduled annually on the first Saturday of February, this race dares runners to test their mettle against the Iowa winter. Join the spirited group of participants who seek the thrill of conquering the cold, making the event a true testament to resilience.

Starting in the town of Perry and journeying through Berkley to Rippey, the PBR Half Marathon promises a unique experience that coincides with the BRR Ride (Bike Ride to Rippey). As you traverse the scenic route, relish the challenge and camaraderie that comes with facing the winter elements. The event also serves a noble cause, offering participants an opportunity to contribute to charities such as PD Warriors and the Cancer Research Institute.

For those willing to embrace the frosty adventure, visit pbrhalfmarathon.com for donation details and links to support these impactful charities. Be part of the select few who venture out into the Iowa winter, creating enduring memories and supporting meaningful causes along the way.

Race Weather & Climate

Perry is situated in the central part of Iowa, serving as a city in Dallas County. Located approximately 40 miles northwest of Des Moines, Perry is a welcoming community with a blend of historic charm and modern amenities. As part of central Iowa, it provides residents with a peaceful living environment while still offering convenient access to the cultural and economic opportunities of the state capital.

On February 3rd in Perry, expect an average high temperature of around 32°F and a low of approximately 16°F. Winter prevails, providing cold days and chilly nights. The weather is characterized by the crispness of winter, and February typically sees an average rainfall of about 1 inch in Perry.

PBR Half Marathon Race Results

PBR Half Marathon Course Map

See the race route map for the PBR Half Marathon course map here.

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is 9:30 AM CST.

The course closes at 12:30 PM CST.


To reserve your spot in the 2024 PBR Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

The registration is FREE!

Donations are accepted and totally up to you.

PBR Half Marathon Race Website

PBR Half Marathon Website

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