Athletes

The IMT Des Moines Marathon routes are known for showcasing the best of Des Moines, including quaint neighborhoods, universities, parks, city skylines and a downtown destination atmosphere at the finish line.

Race Routes

Marathon

USATF Certificate: IA17004MF.

Course map. Click here.

Course description. Click here.

Half Marathon

USATF Certificate: IA17005MF.

Course map. Click here.

Course description. Click here.

5K Road Race

USATF Certificate: IA17006MF.

Course map. Click here.

Course description. Click here

Marathon Relay

Course map. Click here.

Course description. Click here

Team course driving directions. Click here.

5-Mile Run

Course map. Click here.

Course description. Click here.

1-Mile Walk

Course map. Click here.

Course description. Click here.

Kids Run

Distances vary based on academic grade level, from 100 yards to 1-Mile. However, children may participate in the distance that is best suited for their personal development. All Kids Run activities take place at Principal Park.

Start & Finish Line

Pre & Post-Race map. Click here.