2nd Annual Brett Smith Memorial Run/Walk

Run Info

Approximate Route info coming soon!


  • When: April 11, 2015
  • Time: Kids 1 Mile - 10 AM, 5K - 10:45 AM
  • Where: Solon, IA
  • Cost: Kids - $15 (Includes T-Shirt) 5K - $30 (Includes T-Shirt and timing)
  • Register! (Handled by Active.com)

This run is intended as a way to honor Brett's memory. The kids 1 mile run is limited to ages 12 and under. The run will start and finish at the American Legion ball diamonds in Solon. No pets are allowed in the race, except for service dogs. There will be no shirt swaps, or sales on the day of the race, and race day registrants will not receive a t-shirt. Extra shirts can be ordered for $15 a piece, please contact Sarah using the email below for those orders. Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 kids run finishers. There will be a $100 prize for top male and female 5K finishers. $50 will be awarded to the second place male and female finishers. Packet pickup for pre-registered runners will be Friday April 10th from 6-8pm at 1924 Highway 1 NE, Solon. Race day registration will take place from 8:30 to 9:30 am along with packet pickup for pre-registered runners. To get a shirt, runners must be pre-registered by March 26th, 2015.

Volunteer/Sponsor: To be a sponsor for a minimum donation of $50 we will put your name on the volunteer shirts and for any donation over $100 we will put your name on the race t-shirts. Contact Sarah Drea at dbsadrea@hotmail.com to volunteer that day, to be a sponsor and for extra t-shirt orders.

All proceeds from this race will be donated, last year we were able to donate $4,000 to Nora Sanderson thanks to the great turnout and our sponsors! If you were not lucky enough to have met Brett, we recommend checking out the About page to learn a little bit about what made him such a big part of so many people’s lives! We look forward to seeing all of you again this year!