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Packet Pick-Up

The Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo serves as athlete packet pick-up and walk-up race registration for all of the IMT Des Moines Marathon races. Registered athletes are required to pick up their race own number/bib, athlete apparel and race packet at the expo. Walk-up registration is also allowed in all races at this time.

Race number/bibs will be assigned and sent to athletes via email on Friday, October 18. Race number/bib look up is available onsite. Race packets will not be mailed to athletes. Race day packet pick-up is not offered at this time.

Friday, October 18 from 3:00 to 8:00 pm and Saturday, October 19 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Athlete packet pick-up takes place in Hall C of the Iowa Events Center, 730 3rd Street. Des Moines, IA 50309.

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


The Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo also offers athletes a gathering spot to celebrate our active participation in our own health and wellness featuring the latest in active apparel, accessories, product innovations and adventure events. Your family, support crew and the general public is welcome to attend. Admission is free.

EXHIBITORS To learn more about becoming an exhibitor and to reserve your booth space, click here. The Iowa Events Center, which owns and operates Hy-Vee Hall, has many services available to help enhance the booth experience you are looking for. Download their Exhibitor Services order form to order these services and more directly by clicking here.

Speaker Series

In addition, the MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series offers informational and motivational talks featuring official course overviews, bio-mechanics from Altra Footwear and meet & greet opportunities with special guests. Join us between sessions for trivia and your chance to win some great prizes from our exhibitors. For a complete schedule click here.


Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo 3:00 to 8:00 pm MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series 3:00 to 8:00 pm For complete schedule click here. Athlete Packet Pick-Up 3:00 to 8:00 pm Athlete Walk-Up Registration 3:00 to 8:00 pm Iowa Events Center – Hall C. 730 3rd Street, Des Moines, IA 50309.
Mercy Live Up Loop 5-Mile Run & 1-Mile Walk 8:00 am Mercy Children’s Hospital & Clinics Junior Jog 9:30 am Principal Park. 1 Line Drive, Des Moines, IA 50309. Scheels Sports & Fitness Expo 10:00 am to 6:00 pm MidAmerican Energy Speaker Series 10:00 am to 6:00 pm For complete schedule click here. Athlete Walk-Up Registration 10:00 am to 6:00 pm Athlete Packet Pick-Up 10:00 am to 6:00 pm Iowa Events Center – Hall C. 730 3rd Street, Des Moines, IA 50309.
Lint Companies Gear Check 6:00 am to 3:00 pm Wellmark YMCA – Locker Room Access 6:00 am to 3:00 pm IMT Des Moines Marathon – Official Race Announcements Begin 7:45 am IMT Des Moines Marathon & Half Marathon and Bankers Trust Marathon Relay Start 8:00 am Principal 5K Road Race Start 8:30 am Court Avenue District. 300 Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309. Join Us At the Finish Line Samuel Adams 26.2 Brew Block Party 9:00 am to 3:00 pm Court Avenue District. 400 Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309.