Rotary River Run of Salem - 2017

October 1, 2017
Riverfront Park, 200 Water St NE,
Salem, OR 97301


Presented by The Rotary Club of Salem and the Rotary Club of South Salem

Event Contact: Registration Manager



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October 1, 2017. This inaugural festival of events includes a 5K and 10K Run/Walk, as well as Olympic and Sprint distance Triathlons — Presented by the Rotary Club of Salem and the Rotary Club of South Salem, and is co-sponsored by the City of Salem.

Funds raised from this event will be used to support Rotary's local and international humanitarian projects that promote peace, fight disease, provide clean water, support education, and grow local economies.



Sunday, October 1st


Riverfront Park
200 Water St NE
Salem, OR 97301

Distances:  5K & 10K Run/Walk

COURSE: Runners will cross the Willamette Slough at the Peter Courtney Minto Island Bridge and enter Minto-Brown Island Park. The route will take participants past open fields, wildlife refuge areas, and beautiful parklands before returning across the bridge to the finish line in Riverfront Park.


Rotary River Run/Walk

June 30

July 1 – Sept 29

Sept 30 – Oct 1

5K - 12 and Under




5K - 13 and Over




10K - 12 and Over




10K - 13 and Over





Entry Includes:

Race fee includes commemorative tech shirt, beautiful Finisher Medal, ChampionChip™ Timing, awards and prizes, post race refreshments, plus great end of summer competition. Entry also includes a measure of personal satisfaction in participating in an inaugural event, the proceeds of which support good works in the community and the world.


Join a spectacular festival and triathlon! Volunteers receive a t-shirt and community service hours. We need about 200 volunteers to assist us with various portions of this event. If you would like to help out, please CLICK HERE to signup!

Are you interested in learning more about SPONSORSHIP or VENDOR BOOTH opportunities?

We welcome your company/organization to be apart of the Rotary Triathlon of Salem. If you would like more information, please start by providing us with information about your company and your interests.  To start  CLICK HERE



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The Rotary River Runs of Salem is supported by a grant of Transient Occupancy Tax from the City of Salem.


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