Official COVID-19 Update

Official COVID-19 Update

May 21, 2020 Message from the race director. The IMT Des Moines Marathon is scheduled to be held as planned! As your race director, and a runner myself, I have empathy for the concern and confusion that you may be experiencing about the fall running event schedule....
Official COVID-19 Update

Official COVID-19 Update

April 27, 2020. Message from the race director. The IMT Des Moines Marathon race weekend is scheduled to be held as planned. At this time each year we present all of the weekend course routes to the City of Des Moines street use team for approval, and they have been...
Official COVID-19 Update

Official COVID-19 Update

March 13, 2020. Message from the race director. The IMT Des Moines Marathon race weekend is scheduled to be held as planned the weekend of October 16 – 18, 2020 in Des Moines. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 response and the efforts events are currently...
Grateful

Grateful

  Guys. It has been a rough winter. Full disclosure… until recently, I hadn’t run much since the Des Moines Marathon last October. And by much, I really mean at all. I can blame it on a million things, but mostly I was burnt out. November and December were...
Being a Dad of 4 is Like Training for Ultra Races

Being a Dad of 4 is Like Training for Ultra Races

An actual image of my kids fighting…if they had sweet samurai swords I’ve spent a lot of the last 13 years running. I’ve also spent the last 13 years being a dad. It all started with our spunky redhead and over the years our family has blossomed to a...