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The IMT Des Moines Marathon benefiting Special Olympics Iowa runs through quaint neighborhoods, city parks and streets and offers a loop around the famed blue oval track at Drake University.
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 race registration on Sunday. Register now.
Take the I-35 Challenge by competing in the Kansas City presented by Garmin Marathon or Half Marathon followed by the IMT Des Moines Marathon the same weekend. Learn more.
Compare split times, print a finisher certificate or share your official race results and finish line PhotoVideo with others. View race results
MarathonFoto photographers are on the course and at the finish line. Click here to view your race day photos, which are also available for purchase.
All IMT Des Moines Marathon athletes receive an official race packet with bib number and souvenir guide, along with an IMT Des Moines Marathon track jacket and finisher medal.
Packet pick-up takes place at the Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo Friday, October 18 from 3 to 8 pm and Saturday, October 19 from 10 am to 6 pm. Iowa Events Center, 730 Third Street, Des Moines, IA 50309.
The IMT Des Moines Marathon starts at 8:00 am on Sunday, October 20. Court Avenue District, 300 Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309.