Saturday, February 11, 2017


Des Moines skywalk system - start point is first floor of Capitol Square (400 Locust)


Start any time from 8:00 AM to Noon. Walk must be completed by 3:00 PM


Peggy Welter

Competition Format

The walk is non-competitive and will be open to people of all ages. Participants may walk either a 5K or 10K (3.1 Miles or 6.2 Miles) distance. A participant may walk at his or her own pace and recognition will be given to everybody. Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Pets, with the exception of service animals, are not allowed.

Awards sponsored by Grinnell Mutual

Participants will receive a medal for completing the 5K or 10K.


Athletes should check-in on the third floor at 5th and Walnut.


Free.  Athletes have the option to purchase a cotton shirt for $5 or a dri-fit shirt for $10.

Registration Deadline

Postal: Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Online: Wednesday, February 8, 2017

On-Site Registration

After the deadlines listed above, please bring the entry form(s) and fee(s) to the start/finish location on the day of the event. Forms are available at the event.