The IMT Des Moines Marathon

IMT DES MOINES MARATHON

Dates

OCTOBER 16 & 17, 2021

Closing Line

TWENTY IN TWENTY-ONE

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"It was awesome!
My first half marathon and it couldn't have been a better course to start with! The support groups and volunteers were amazing.
It was a well run day start to finish!"
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"The hospitality, scenic course and race amenities make this a world-class race for sure!"
MyTeam Triumph
"Fantastic event!
The course displayed a lot of Des Moines and was lined with spectators throughout."
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"I can think of only a handful of times when I've posted five stars across the board.
In this case, I would have considered six stars."
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"It should be on every marathoner’s to-do list,” Jeff Galloway, U.S. Olympian and
America's Running Coach.
I-35 Challenge
"I'd recommend this race
to any and to all.
The I-35 Challenge makes Iowa
a great option for 50 State clubs."
Ricarrdo
"An overall great race!
Thanks to all of the volunteers who were cheering.
That support was amazing!"
kids-run
"The IMT Des Moines Marathon knows how to celebrate the sport of running ...
for all ages!"
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CONTACT US

For more information about the Des Moines Marathon, including sponsorship opportunities, don't hesitate to contact Chris Burch at 515-288-2692 or via email at info@desmoinesmarathon.com.