What you need to know for the Bix-7

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) — It is the 44th Anniversary of the Quad-City Times Bix-7.

Watch our live pre-show coverage on Saturday, July 28th starting at 7:30 a.m. Race coverage begins at 8 a.m. and runs until 9:30 a.m.

Watch a rebroadcast of the event on Sun., Aug. 12 from 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Find more KWQC TV Coverage of the Bix 7 online.

The Quad-City Times Bix-7 is a 7 mile long roadrace that starts on Brady St, turns right onto Kirkwood Blvd, turns up Jersey Ridge Rd, turns right onto Middle Rd, turns right onto McClellan Blvd, to a turnaround at River Drive. The course follows back the same way, turns left onto 3rd street to the finish line.

The Quick Bix is a two-mile fun run or walk up the famous Brady Street hill. The course is lined with live bands and other entertainment. Your name and time will appear in Sunday’s Quad-City Times newspaper.

The Jr Bix 7 is a children’s event for kids 12 and under. There will be various distances for kids depending on their age.

Brady Street Sprints is exactly a quarter-mile climb, steeply ascending Brady Street hill. The finals will be televised on KWQC with cash prizes for top finishers.

Registration can be found onlines on the Bix 7 website.


Quad City Times Bix 7 Race Week Events

Thursday, July 26th
Running Wild Sports & Fitness Expo
5:00pm to 9pm - River Center

Genesis Orthopedic Hospital Brady St Sprint Finals
7pm – 5th & Brady

Friday, July 27th
Running Wild Sports & Fitness Expo
9am to 9pm – River Center

Quad City Times Bix 7 Pre Race Party
Presented by Premier Buick GMC Dealers
& Prairie Farms
3pm – 5pm – Rogalski Center, St. Ambrose

Genesis Carb It Up Pre-Bix pasta dinner
5pm – 8pm – River Center

Arconic’s Jr. Bix 7
6pm – Quad City Times Parking Lot

Saturday, July 28th
Quad City Times Bix 7 and
Prairie Farms Quick Bix
8am – 4th & Brady

Top 10 at 10am Awards Ceremony
Quad City Times Parking Lot

Age Group Award Ceremony
Noon – River Center