Expo

Welcome

The Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo welcomes all IMT Des Moines Marathon athletes to experience a celebration of their health and wellness. Serving as the kick-off event for the IMT Des Moines Marathon, the Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo will help you set the tone for race day. More than 80 exhibitors will be on hand race weekend featuring the latest in running apparel, accessories and adventure events that are designed to appeal to anyone interested in actively participating in their own (or their families) health & wellness.

In addition, the MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series offers informational and motivational talks over the course of the two-day Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo. Hourly presentations feature official course overviews, biomechanics from Altra footwear and keynote speaker and Official Training Consultant for the IMT Des Moines Marathon, Jeff Galloway. Jeff will be offering his coveted 3-hour Running School on Saturday morning. Attend one of the MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series sessions and you could win a pair of Altra footwear!

The Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo, located at Hy-Vee Hall in the Iowa Events Center, also serves as athlete packet pick-up and walk-up race registration for all of the IMT Des Moines Marathon races.

Athletes who are already registered for the IMT Des Moines Marathon are required to pick up their bibs, timing device and race packet. Walk-up registration is allowed on both Friday and Saturday.

Admission to the Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo is free and the general public is encouraged to attend.

SCHEDULE
Friday, October 17
Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo
3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series
3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Athlete Packet Pick-up
3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Athlete Walk-up Race Registration
3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 18
Lifepoint Dental Partners Kids Run presented by Live Healthy Iowa Kids
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Lifepoint Dental Partners Kids Expo presented by Iowa Kidstrong
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Jeff Galloway 3-Hour Running School
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo
10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series
10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Athlete Walk-up Registration
10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Athlete Packet Pick-up
10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Hy-Vee Hall is located in the Iowa Events Center | 730 3rd Street | Des Moines, IA 50309

Exhibitors

Be a part of a growing and exciting expo that has quickly become a mainstay on the fall racing calendar. More than 10,000 athletes are anticipated for the 13th annual IMT Des Moines Marathon. The accompanying two-day Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo is home to packet pick-up for athletes and is also open to the general public. Highlights include the MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series, featuring Jeff Galloway, and the Lifepoint Dental Partners Kids Run & Expo.

The Iowa Events Center, located in downtown Des Moines, serves as a premier gathering place. Hy-Vee Hall, within the Iowa Events Center is connected to hotels via the downtown skywalk system and is within walking distance to a variety downtown activities and restaurants.

Exhibitor Assignments

Exhibitor Floorplan

VENDOR SERVICES The Iowa Events Center has many services available to help create the space you are looking for when exhibiting at the Iowa Events Center. Let their trained services staff provide electrical service, phone and internet lines, or water and natural gas service to help you complete your booth. Increase your visibility, attract more customers, and extend your presentation time with the appeal of fresh popped popcorn, homemade cookies, or themed refreshment carts. Stand out in the crowd by working with the Iowa Events Center to ensure your booth and product are memorable. Download the Exhibitor Services order form to order these services and more directly online by clicking here.

To reserve desired booth space size and location, download the Exhibitor Application and mail it to the IMT Des Moines Marathon or call with questions at 515.288.2692.

Hy-Vee Hall is located in the Iowa Events Center | 730 3rd Street | Des Moines, IA 50309

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