Off To The Races

Capital Pursuit

Wrap up your summer in late September with the Capital Striders' premiere race through the heart of downtown Des Moines.  

Loop the Lake

Start your race season right with a fast and flat 8k around Grays Lake in Des Moines.

To Grandmother's House We Go

Enjoy the dirt trails and scenery of Brown's Woods while completing a fun and spooky 5k, 10k, or 15k trail run.

Sycamore 8

Brave the Iowa cold in this 8mi trail run that snakes along the Des Moines river.

Other Events

The Capital Striders have events nearly every week of the year.  Check out our Events page for more info.