Marathon Relay

Consider a team challenge approach to conquer the 26.2-mile marathon distance. Gather your team and join us as we celebrate Twenty Years Running!

Bankers Trusty Marathon Relay

It starts at 8:00 am on Sunday, October 17. Court Avenue District, 300 Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309.

Benefits Children’s Cancer Connection.

Each athlete receives an official race-specific bib assignment with their team name, 1/4 zip pullover, live team race results, finisher medal, team digital image, team finisher certificate, post-race party, and more. Register now!

Team member distances consist of 4-Mile, 6-Mile, 4-Mile, 6 Mile, and 6.2-Mile segments. All of the five team members may, and are encouraged to, cross the finish line together.

Event overview. Click here.

Course description. Click here.

Course driver directions. Click here.

Course map. Click here.


BibRave lists the IMT Des Moines Marathon as one of The Decade’s Top 20 Marathons in the United States. 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.

Cityview Magazine lists the IMT Des Moines Marathon as the Best Local Running Event in Des Moines. Read more.

More Information

IMT Des Moines Marathon athlete registration fees structure. Click here.

To confirm your IMT Des Moines Marathon registration, click here.

To receive an additional copy of your IMT Des Moines Marathon confirmation message via email, click here.

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