The Capital Striders support other races around central Iowa.

Members enjoy discounts at some of these races below (where noted).

Riverfront YMCA Red Flannel Run

  • When: February 10, 2018
  • Where: Downtown Des Moines, IA
  • Distances: 3mi & 5mi
  • REGISTER HERE


Friendly Sons  of St. Patrick Run

  • When: Sunday March 2018 (tbd)
  • Where: Des Moines, IA just west of Sully's Irish Pub at 63rd and Grand
  • Distances: 5k & 10k run/walk
  • REGISTER HERE


Hy-Vee Road Races at the Drake Relays

  • When: April 22, 2018
  • Where: Drake Campus in West Des Moines, IA
  • Distances: 5k & 10k & Half Marathon
  • REGISTER HERE


Dam to Dam

  • When: June 2, 2018
  • Where: Saylorville Lake to downtown Des Moines, IA
  • Distances: 5k & Half Marathon
  • REGISTER HERE (1/2 marathon & 5k page)


Clive Running Festival

  • When: July 19, 20, 21, 2017 (tbd)
  • Where: Clive, IA
  • Distances: 10k, 5k, 1mi & Tadpole Trot
  • REGISTER HERE (5k, 10k, 1 mile & tadpole trot)


The Des Moines IMT Marathon & Half Marathon

  • When: October 21 & 22, 2018
  • Where: Greater Des Moines area`
  • Distances: 5k, 5 Mile, 1/2 Marathon & Marathon
  • REGISTER HERE


ROAD-O-CROSS OFF ROAD RACE at Living history farms

  • When: November 18, 2017
  • Where: Living History Farms in Urbandale
  • Distances: 7mi
  • INFORMATION HERE


Market to Market


Leprachaun Chase 10k


Hillbilly hike half marathon and 10k

  • When: November 4, 2017
  • Where: Indianola to Carlisle
  • Distances: Half Marathon & 10k
  • REGISTER HERE

    • Capital Striders members can enter "ibilly" into the promo code field to receive a $5 discount on any of the race distances.