Dam to Dam - Iowa's Distance Classic - 38th Annual

in United States

Online registration for the 2017 event is now closed.


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

    Online registration is closed for this category.



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

    Online registration is closed for this category.




Register Early! Event Will Sell Out!

Register Early and start training today!

Race limited to 8,000 in the Half and 2,000 in the 5k.

* Half Marathon Race at 7:00 AM
$40.00 for the first 4,000 entrants (1-4000)
$50.00 for the next 2,000 entrants (4001-6000)
$60.00 for the last 2,000 entrants (6001-8000)

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

38th Dam to Dam - race shirt & bib, just for you!

Sign up in the first 38 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 38 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 - great fit, great look with no sponsors on the shirt (it's yours!)
  • Brooks socks - high quality, colorful, special
  • Wow - food and refreshments - not just post race but Friday at pack pickup
  • Lowest entry fees in the US - free youth runs
  • 10 - $100 Fitness Sports door prizes - you could be a winner
  • Great Half-Marathon (point to point) course - you can see the finish from the start
  • Flat 5 Kilometer course, tour of the downtown
  • 38th year posters - free, always a winner
  • Big 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 - Karen Clark, 3-time winner (1983-1985)
  • Good weather - we can hope, 2015 was terrific & 2016 was a-ok for running
  • There's more - it's your Dam race, every year



Experience a Dam good race, Iowa's Distance Classic, June 3, 2017.

Questions?

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