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The IMT Des Moines Marathon offers a race distance for you!

BibRave lists the IMT Des Moines Marathon as one of the Top 20 Marathons in the country with the Top 10 Medals & SWAG. Read more.

RaceRaves lists the IMT Des Moines Marathon & Half Marathon as the best in Iowa, and one of the best in the Midwest. Read more.

Saturday, October 17

5-Mile Run

The MercyOne 5-Mile Run benefits House of Mercy.

The MercyOne 5-Mile Run is runner, walker, family, kid, and stroller-friendly… meaning that it is an all-inclusive event for everyone.

Each athlete receives an official race specific bib assignment, long-sleeve shirt, live race results, finisher medal & certificate, and more. Register now.

The MercyOne 5-Mile Run starts at 8:00 am. Principal Park, 1 Line Drive, Des Moines, IA 50309.

1-Mile Walk

The MercyOne 1-Mile Walk benefits MyTEAM TRIUMPH.

Each athlete receives an official bib, long-sleeve shirt, finisher medal, and more. Register now.

The MercyOne 1-Mile Walk starts at 8:00 am, following the start of the 5-Mile Run. Principal Park, 1 Line Drive, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Kids Run

The MercyOne Children’s Hospital Kids Run benefits House of Mercy.

Save $5 on the Kids Run by registering for MercyOne 5-Mile Run, and then adding a child to the Kids Run.

Save $5 on the Kids Run by registering for the MercyOne 1-Mile Walk, and then adding a child to the Kids Run.

Each child receives an official bib, long-sleeve shirt, finisher medal, and more. Register now.

The MercyOne Children’s Hospital Kids Run starts at 9:30 am. Principal Park, 1 Line Drive, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Sunday, October 18

Marathon

The IMT Des Moines Marathon benefits Special Olympics Iowa.

Each athlete receives an official race specific bib assignment, 1/4 zip pullover, live race results, finisher medal & certificate, post-race party, and more. Register now.

The IMT Des Moines Marathon starts at 8:00 am. Court Avenue District, 300 Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Half Marathon

The IMT Des Moines Half Marathon benefits Special Olympics Iowa.

Each athlete receives an official race specific bib assignment, 1/4 zip pullover, live race results, finisher medal & certificate, post-race party, and more. Register now.

The IMT Des Moines Half Marathon starts at 8:00 am. Court Avenue District, 300 Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309.

5K Road Race

The Principal 5K Road Race benefits Special Olympics Iowa.

Each athlete receives an official race specific bib assignment, long-sleeve shirt, live race results, finisher medal & certificate, post-race party, and more. Register now.

The Principal 5K Road Race starts at 8:30 am. Court Avenue District, 300 Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Saturday, October 17 & Sunday, October 18

5-Mile Combo

Double your race experience by combining the MercyOne 5-Mile Run on Saturday with your race of choice in the IMT Des Moines Marathon or Half Marathon, Principal 5K Road Race, or Bankers Trust Marathon Relay on Sunday.

Register for the MercyOne 5-Mile Run, and for the Sunday event that you would like to participate in. You can add both races to your  cart before you proceed to check out. Or, you can register for one of the events, and then later register for the other event. You will automatically be included in the 5-Mile Combo. Register now.

Each athlete receives a special 5-Mile Combo amenity item, in addition to their event amenities.

The 5-Mile Run finisher medal combines with your Sunday event finisher medal to highlight your two-days of accomplishment in Des Moines. Double your races. Double your hardware.

All registrants should read our terms and conditions and frequently asked questions.