5K ROAD RACE
The Principal 5K Road Race benefiting Pinky Swear Foundation takes place in the heart of Iowa’s capital city and features a flat-fast paced loop course. Register now.
Start your training with resources and support from our experts, including mileage guides. Training page.
Participate this year in the IMT Des Moines Marathon 5-Mile Combo by combining the Mercy Live Up Loop 5-Mile Run on Saturday with your Principal 5K Road Race registration on Sunday. Register for both now.
Compare split times, print a finisher certificate or share your official race results and finish line PhotoVideo (new in 2018) with others. View race results.
All Principal 5K Road Race athletes receive an official race packet with bib number and souvenir guide, along with a Principal 5K Road Race stocking cap and finisher medal.
Check out a preview of the Principal 5K Road Race stocking cap and all of the other great IMT Des Moines Marathon athlete apparel on Local 5. Watch video.
Athlete packet pick-up takes place at the Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo on Friday, October 19 from 3 to 8 pm and Saturday, October 20 from 10 am to 6 pm. 730 Third Street, Des Moines, IA 50309.
The Principal 5K Road Race starts at 8:30 am on Sunday, October 21. Court Avenue District, 300 Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309.