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2021 Riverbank Run for the Cheese...

  • 1 Mile Run:- Run 1 Mile
  • 10K Run:- Run 6.2 Miles
  • 5K Run/Walk:- Run 3.1 Miles
Saturday, October 9, 2021
Riverbank Galaxy Theatres
2525 Patterson Road (Hwy 108)

_The 2021 Riverbank Run for the Cheese:

2021 Riverbank Run for the Cheese

Earlybird registration prices through August 16, 2021.

Pre-registration prices August 17 - September 16. (shirt size guaranteed)

Late registration prices September 17 - October 5 (shirt avilibility or size will not be guaranteed)

On-line registration closes at noon, Tuesday, October 5.  

Race weekend registration will be accepted.  Race shirt will not be guaranteed!

If you are doing this run virtually please e-mail us to let us know. [email protected]


All race proceeds benefit Riverbank High School athletic programs and Stanislaus County youth running programs.



Event details and schedule


Races start and end at Galaxy Theatres
2525 Patterson Road (Hwy 108)
Riverbank, CA

BIB/SHIRT PACKET PICK UP & Weekend registration: East parking lot Galaxy Theatre 

Thursday Oct 7th 4pm - 7-pm

Friday Oct  8th. 4pm-7pm

Race Day. Saturday Oct 9th. 5K/10K 6:30 - 7:50

Youth Mile packet pick up 6:30 - 9:30 Youth mile race day registration closes at 7:50am.


Please arrive early: Race Day registration closes at 7:50am sharp


Check Web Site regularly Oct 6th through 9th for any changes or updates as a result of City, County, State protocols (ie could require mask at start then remove after a certain distance and put on again after completing run, or cancellation, etc.).


** No refunds. If Race is Cancelled each person may run virtually before or os PROMPTLY at 7:50 a.m.n race day. All participants will still be able to pick up finish medal, bib, and shirt. If race cancelled, finish medals will be available for virtual runners when picking up race packet. Time will be extended to 10am Race Day for packet pick up.

Virtual Race.   If runners want to run virtually because they cannot make it Race Day/or other concerns please check virtual box when registering and pick up packet on Thursday, Friday, or Saturday morning as noted above.


1 Mile Youth Run (for ages 17 and under)

5K—Gently rolling residential tree-­‐lined course

10K—Gently rolling residential streets with a bonus hill

Walkers/baby strollers welcome on the 5K course.
Please, NO walkers on the 10K course.
Baby strollers in 10K if you’re running


Race start times

8:00 a.m. sharp —5K walk/run and 10K run

9:30 a.m. --1 Mile Youth run

9:45 a.m.—FREE 300-meter kids’ fun run (ages 7 and younger)  

Results and Award ceremonies following each race

All pre-­‐registered runners receive a tech shirt—sizes CANNOT be guaranteed if registering after September 16, 2021

Computerized chip timing provided by ShadowChase Running Club.

Post-­‐race refreshments will be provided. (including cheese, of course!)


AWARDS: 5K & 10K—Trophy & Cheese to 1st place overall male & female
Medals: Top 3 places in each age division (male & female)                                                        12 & under, 13-­‐19, 20-­‐29, 30-­‐39, 40-­‐49, 50-­‐59, 60-­‐69, 70-­‐79, 80+

1 Mile Youth Run— Medals to top 3 places in each age division: 7 & under, 8-9, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-17

Kids’ Fun Run — complimentary medals to all finishers

CONTACT: Bruce Edwards, Race Director—[email protected]—(209) 869-­‐1630


Other Info

-) 2021 race registration is open • Registration Information 


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