10 reasons to sign up for Steamboat now!

1 — Steamboat is great for beginners

You can’t get lost!

There are lots of people to talk to (almost 5,000!)

There’s lots of crowd support along the way!

The 4 mile & 2 mile courses are really flat

There’s water along the way!

2 — Bud Light @ the Post Race Party

3 — Food provided by Jason’s Deli

Want more than an orange and a muffin after you run?  We have you covered!

4 — IVS Gear Check

Don’t want to hold your things during the race?  No problem!  Before the race, drop your bag @ gear check and pick it up after .

5 — Live Music

The race is just the start of the party!  Live music provided by Jammsammich keeps the Post Race Party

6 — Saucony SWAG @ the Post Race Party

7 — Massages & Physical Therapists onsite @ the Post Race Party

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8 — Make Up Touch ups

9 — Race SWAG

10 — Become a Boatatarian and join the longest downtown running race tradition in Peoria.

5 myths about Steamboat

MYTH — Steamboat is only for elite athletes.


MYTH — Steamboat is only for runners

MYTH — Only for people who can complete 4 miles

MYTH — Only for experienced runners.

MYTH — The only way to participate in the Steamboat Classic is to enter the race.