2020 Decorah Loop de Loop

Sat September 26, 2020 Decorah, IA 52101 US Directions

Half Marathon

8:00AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT


8:15AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT


8:30AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT
Cancellation of the 2020 Loop de Loop

With the safety and well-being of our participants, their families, Decorah Rotary Club and our Decorah community at the forefront of our preparations, we are cancelling the 2020 Loop de Loop event originally scheduled for the coming September.
Our Club will provide full refunds via regular mail for early registrations already completed.
We look forward to a successful Loop de Loop in 2021. Thank you for your understanding with our decision. Be safe.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.decorahrotary.org/.

400 Claiborne Drive
Decorah, IA US 52101
Date and Time: 
The Loop de Loop 5K, 10K and Half Marathon will be held Saturday, September 26, 2020, in Decorah, IA.
The races will begin at 8:00 am with staggered start times for each race.  The starting line is located between Decorah City Hall and the Decorah High School Baseball Field on Claiborne Drive.
  • Half Marathon - 8:00 AM
  • 10K - 8:15 AM
  • 5K - 8:30 AM
Today through Monday, September 7:
  • Half Marathon: $45
  • 10K: $20
  • 5K: $20
  • Youth Registration for all events (13-17 years old): $15
  • Youth Registration for all events (0-12 years old): Free
Tuesday, September 8, through Saturday, September 26:
  • Half Marathon: $55
  • 10K: $25
  • 5K: $25
  • Youth Registration for all events (13-17 years old): $15
  • Youth Registration for all events (0-12 years old): Free
Online registration will close at midnight, September 24, 2020.  In-person registration is available during packet pick-up.  T-shirt not guaranteed after September 24.
Packet pick-up is available at Decorah City Hall during the following times:
  • Friday, September 25 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm
  • Saturday, September 26 from 6:30 - 7:45 am
This race will be timed utilizing a disposable timing chip system. Timing chips will be on the back of the race numbers. Race numbers should be pinned on your front between waist and chest height. Race number should not be covered while crossing the finish line.
The course for the half-marathon and 5K and 10K will start just off Claiborne Drive near the Decorah High School baseball field.  The half marathon will then proceed to the Trout Run Trail which is a closed loop path winding its way through the countryside on the outskirts of Decorah. The 5K and 10K will follow a flat course near the Upper Iowa River.  Both races will finish at the start line. Please see link for maps and elevations. www.decorahrotary.org.
Courses will close and services discontinued after a 15 minute per mile pace for all races.
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