Volunteering with the IMT Des Moines Marathon is an exciting way to share in the fun and excitement of race day. Volunteers are key to a successful event. Every little task and minor detail ensure a positive overall athlete experience.

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There are many different volunteer opportunities associated with the IMT Des Moines Marathon race weekend. Pick a volunteer duty, day and time that works best for you.

All IMT Des Moines Marathon volunteers receive an official IMT Des Moines Marathon short-sleeve technical shirt.

To view a complete list and description of volunteer shifts, times and duties available… and to sign-up, click here.

Volunteers must be at least 14 years old or accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Silver Cord volunteer credit hours have been approved for Des Moines area students.

Many of the roads surrounding the IMT Des Moines Marathon route will be closed on race day. Here is a list of road closures and suggest traffic reroutes.