Virtual Expo

Welcome and we are excited to offer you the 2021 Amway River Bank Run Virtual Expo -- free and open to the public through the end of October!  

We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, May 14, 2022 - celebrating 45 years of running!


Thank YOU Participants for making year 44 a success and celebrating the spirit of the Amway River Bank Run!

Online registration opens in December

See you on next year for our 45th anniversary of running on May 14, 2022


Amway is proud to have helped people live better, healthier lives for more than 60 years.

Stay safe, and we will see you in 2022 as we celebrate 45 years of running!


Live or virtual, Fifth Third is proud to bring the RBR to the community for the past 44 years.

See you in 2022!


Your health and wellness is our top priority, now and always. Congratulations on your commitment to staying active and healthy.

See you Saturday at the finish line!


Congratulations for participating in this year’s race! 

Our orthopedic & sports medicine team is here to help if you’re experiencing any pain or discomfort after the race. Visit our orthopedic urgent care clinic for same-day care for sprains, strains, fractures and other injuries. Check wait times and reserve your spot online. Located at 4100 Lake Drive SE in Grand Rapids.


Proud sponsor of the 10K 

Good luck participants on your accomplishments in the in person race!

We look forward to seeing you on May 14, 2022


Priority Health is cheering for you on race day and always!

Congratulations on your commitment to staying active and healthy.


As the craft beer sponsor for the Amway River Bank Run, we hope you celebrate your race accomplishment with Perrin Brewing!  Show your race bib to receive 50% off one appetizer, expires 12/1/2021.  Cheers to to a race well done!


Ice Mountain® Brand is proud to support the local community in the Amway River Bank Run. Sourced from selected springs, our 100% Natural Spring Water delivers a crisp and refreshing taste to the Midwest. No matter the distance, Ice Mountain® Brand will help you stay hydrated to persevere as you race through the great state of Michigan.

We hope you enjoyed your race!

Meijer is a family-owned company serving the needs of families at each of their stores throughout the Midwest.  With the help team members and customers, Meijer makes the community a better place to live, work and play.

Meijer is proud to sponsor of the Amway River Bank Run.  Good luck to all and we hope you enjoy your  Race!

Michelob ULTRA is a proud sponsor of  the Amway River Bank Run. Celebrate your accomplishment with a cold one!"



Magna Mirrors is a proud sponsor for this premier event, the  Amway River Bank Run, here in our hometown of Grand Rapids.  With employees located in West Michigan, we are committed to making Grand Rapids a desirable place to live and work by supporting exciting events like this. 

At Magna Mirrors, our employees are a priority and with that, so is their health and wellness needs.

Congratulations from all of us at Magna Mirrors.  We wish you good health and look forward to seeing you again at the 2022 event.

Athletes from all over the world compete in the wheelchair and handcycle divisions of the River Bank Run. It's the only event in the world that offers a 25K wheelchair division. Using specially designed gloves to push racing wheelchairs, athletes reach speeds of 18 mph or more. Athletes who race handcycles use gears that enable them to propel 30 mph or faster. 

This is the 31st consecutive year the Mary Free Bed Guild has proudly sponsored the wheelchair division and the 15th for the handcycle division. 

The 120 women of the Guild help govern Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital, the largest freestanding rehabilitation hospital in the country.  

Michael and Tori Buck of  M-Buck Studio is the official photographer of the Amway River Bank Run!

Participants can view and order photos starting the week of 10/25 at

Refuel, repair, recovery with chocolate milk all year long! Milk Means More wants to share the benefits of Chocolate Milk, Nature’s Sports Drink. With carbs, protein and electrolytes to aid in recovery and hydration – try chocolate milk for a post-workout drink.

Enter for a chance to win free chocolate milk for a year, courtesy of Michigan’s dairy farmers: 


As a long standing partner of the Amway River Bank Run, we salute you on your virtual race!


Hey RBR participants - stop by our T-Mobile booth (pink truck) and charge your phones on Friday and Saturday on Calder Plaza!

Have fun out there and hope to see you on May 14, 2022.


We hope you had a safe and healthy in person race from your friends at Pepsi Grand Rapids.

Pepsi and Gatorade are long standing sponsors of the Amway River Bank Run.  We look forward to seeing you on the Second Saturday in May in the Spring!

Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort, official entertainment sponsor, is proud of your running success!

Celebrate your accomplishment with us at the Finish Fest on Calder Plaza and receive Premium Play and Dining Credit!

We are excited to welcome back in-person races and congratulate you on crossing the finish line. At Stevens Advertising we are passionate about everything we do. We also believe in measurable success — which runners know a thing or two about.

Celebrate your accomplishment and we’ll see you in spring 2022.

We are proud to sponsor the VIP an ELITE race day hospitality!  From rehearsals and weddings, to graduation open houses and holiday parties, KJ Catering will provide everything you need for a successful event.

Best of luck participants and thank you volunteers



We are proud and honored to be a charity partner of the Amway River Bank Run! We cannot thank our runners, donors, volunteers, and the race for all their incredible support to help ACS lead the fight for a world without cancer.

To learn more about the American Cancer Society and it’s mission for a world free from cancer, visit our website.  To learn more about the DetermiNation Endurance Series program and how we partner with other great races like the Amway River Bank Run, visit the second website and keep in touch by following us on our social media pages.

Good luck to all, have fun, and have a great race!



We are so honored to be a charity partner for the Amway River Bank Run! Thank you to every runner who has made a donation or joined our team.  Every donation supports children in our community on their journey to healing from child sexual abuse. 1 in 10 children will be sexually abused before their 18th birthday.

At the Children’s Advocacy Center of Kent County or mission is assessing and supporting child victims of suspected sexual assault and educating children and the community to prevent such assaults.

Head to our website to learn how you can get involved in halting and preventing this community-wide problem.

The Conductive Learning Center of North America serves those with motor disorders related to complications of premature birth, Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida, or brain injury.  And, very honored to once again be a charity partner for the Amway River Bank Run!


The Hand2Hand team thanks all of our generous and compassionate runners, walkers, donors, and supporters who help us deliver love, hope, weekend food, and prayers to 8,007 students, ages 3-18, in 206 schools across West Michigan. This school year our goal is to grow into 31 additional schools to help feed more kids in need.

For different ways that you can get involved, visits, or email Together, we CAN eliminate weekend child hunger in West Michigan!

be nice. is proud to bring awareness to mental health through the empowerment of being healthy as a whole - mentally and physically.

For a fast, convenient and affordable workout, choose Snap Fitness. It’s the close to home health club that is packed with the industry’s best cardio and strength equipment!

Good Luck runners and walkers!

TPA has a rich history of helping communities through travel safety issues, child safety programs and various community service projects. Activities are supported through the volunteer efforts of members and joint participation of other organizations. 

Sponsor of the Feelin' Good Mileage Club, a free incentive based program for elementary schools, and donate bikes and helmets to winning kids that have completed at least five miles.

We are happy to give back to our community and the Amway River Bank Run!  We raise our hands up high for all those that continued to make year 44 happen!

Secrest Wardel hopes everyone enjoys their race day experience and sends thanks out to the Amway River Bank Run Race Committee, Road Warriors and sponsors who organized the Event! 

West Bend is happy to be a part of the Amway River Bank Run and hope everyone enjoys Race Day!

Official Hotel Sponsor of the Elite Runners of the Amway River Bank Run.

Proud sponsor of the Elite and VIP Race Day Hospitality of the Amway River Bank Run!

We have missed you at the 1st Saturday of the Month Training Runs at the David D Hunting Y.   Can't wait till we can see you again!

Proud sponsor of the Amway River Bank Run!   We look forward to keeping you happy under the tents at the Finish Fest next year.


Arrowaste is YOUR local West Michigan waste & recycle service, & thankfully ours here at the Amway River Bank Run too! The Start Line, Finish Line & Finish Fest simply wouldn’t be as clean & healthy without them

Fence Consultants is proud to sponsor the Amway River Bank Run, here in our hometown! 

Fence Consultants is dedicated to making Grand Rapids a desirable place to live and work by supporting events like this.  

MacAllister Rental, Start and Finish Line equipment sponsor, looks forward to seeing your start and finish lines!

PODS is proud sponsor of on-site storage for all the Aid Stations along the Amway River Bank Run race course!

Course delivery sponsor, Powell Relocation Group, sends congratulations to everyone on their Race Day experience!

See you in the spring.

myTEAM TRIUMPH Michigan is thrilled to be back on the roads of Grand Rapids for the Riverbank Run. Thank you Captains, Angels, Volunteers, fundraisers, partners, and the many supporters who helped us return to racing in 2021.

We wish everyone a safe and healthy River Bank Run. Good luck runners!


Join us April 23, 2022 for the 10th anniversary of the Rivertown Races 5k, 10K & Half Marathon at Millennium Park in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Our beautiful courses will take you through the beauty of the park and beyond. The courses are flat, fast and competitive. Registration will open late November. Use code: RBR_2022 to receive 10% off your entry for being a RBR participant! Code will be valid for ONE WEEK after we open registration. 

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram by searching Rivertown Races…and more information can be found at

See you April 23!