UnityPoint Health – Trinity Presents Gilda’s Run for Laughs

Saturday, April 27, 2019 | The District of Rock Island

1 Mile Fun Run 9:00 am | 5K Run/Walk 9:30 am

Join us for our 20th Annual Gilda’s Run for Laughs in the District of Rock Island and come dressed as your favorite “Saturday Night Live” character as we celebrate Gilda Radner and her vision of providing free support, laughter and hope to those who have been impacted by cancer.

Registration Fees:

1 Mile Fun Run:

  • $25 if registered by April 26
  • $30 day of race registration

5K Run/Walk:

  • $35 if registered by April 26
  • $40 day of race registration

(Registrations received after April 14 will not be guaranteed a race shirt).  Registration fees are non-refundable and includes a t-shirt, post race refreshments and entertainment.

click here to register online at Get Me Registered


Help us raise $20,000 for our 20th Anniversary!

Interested in creating a fundraising team and helping us raise $20,000? Be sure to click “Become a Fundraiser” during the registration process and get started today! Asking your friends and family to support you while you run is EASY and all funds raised by those who fundraise, will remain local to the Quad Cities and support our mission of providing FREE cancer support to anyone impacted in our community. 

Packet Pickup: Friday, April 26 from 11 am – 6 pm at Gilda’s Club, 1234 E River Dr. Davenport. On race day, packets may be picked up beginning at 7:30 am in the Great River Plaza in The District of Rock Island.

Sleep In: Not sure you want to run or walk but want to support our cause and receive our awesome race shirt?  Register for the Sleep In option.  All Sleep In registrations need to be in by early registration date.

Awards: Custom awards will be given in the 5K for the overall men’s and women’s champions, overall men’s and women’s survivor champions and for 5-year age groups in both men’s and women’s divisions from under 14 to over 75 years old.  Awards will also be given for the largest family and corporate teams and the largest fundraising team.

Race Route: Click here to view the course map of this year’s race route.

Volunteer: Interested in volunteering for this event.  Click the button below to sign up on line.

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com


Our 2019 event is made possible with help from our sponsors:

UnityPoint Health Trinity Logo WQADModern Woodmen Fraternal Financial Logo         The District logo  HeritageLandscape      River Cities' Reader logo   Outhouse   Prestige Productions


Interested in being a sponsor for this event? Please contact Stevie Lorenz, Development Director, at stevie@gildasclubqc.org or 563-326-7504 for more information.