Dam to Dam - Iowa's Distance Classic - 37th Annual

in United States

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  • Half Marathon Race
    Important: Please select the correct style (men-unisex or women) and size of race shirt.

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  • 5 Kilometer Race
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Race limited to 9,000 in the Half and 3,000 in the 5k.

* Half Marathon Race at 7:00 AM
$40.00 for the first 5,000 entrants (1-5000)
$45.00 for the next 2,000 entrants (5001-7000)
$50.00 for the last 2,000 entrants (7001-9000)

*5 Kilometer Race at 9:30 AM
$25 for the first 2,000 entrants (1-2000)
$30 for the next 1,000 entrants (2001-3000)

37th Dam to Dam - race shirt & bib, just for you!

Sign up in the first 37 days to guarantee correct style & shirt size and personalize race bib that includes your first name on it.

After April 21 shirt style & size not guaranteed.

Race Highlights - Dam good for you!

See www.DamtoDam.com for complete information about the race.

Dam to Dam is 37 years old - celebrate Iowa's Distance Classic . As a non-profit and strictly volunteer organization of Des Moines runners (always have been, alway will be) we pour everything back into the race.

Here's what you get . . .

  • Brooks running shirts - they are the best

  • Half-Marathon Brooks socks - better than ever, they are colorful

  • Best race food and refreshments - Friday and Saturday

  • Low entry fees - even free youth runs

  • 10 - 0 Fitness Sports door prizes - you could be a winner

  • Great Half-Marathon course - Dam it's good

  • NEW! Flat 5 Kilometer course - 4 turns and separated from half-marathong runners

  • NEW! 5K - Brooks socks for entrants and great age winner awards

  • 37th year posters - free, always a winner

  • Half-Marathon finisher medal - proudly show it off

  • Fast runners - US and Iowa resident only prize money

  • Race booklet - delivered a week after the race

  • Honorary race director - Brian Brown, Drake Relays Director

  • Good weather - we can hope, 2015 was terrific for running

  • There's more - it's your Dam race, every year

Experience a Dam good race, Iowa's Distance Classic, June 4, 2016.


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