Greater Des Moines Women's Half Marathon & 5K
Within the shadows of the Iowa State Capital, the City of Des Moines, Iowa will host the Greater Des Moines Women’s Half Marathon and 5K Road Race. This Women’s Half Marathon and 5K, will be the “Ultimate Girl’s Running Weekend” for you and your girlfriends! Continue you’re racing season from one of the greatest destination locations in the Midwest today, the Capital City of Des Moines, Iowa! This is the peferct morning for family fitness and fun!
Did you know that this race is part of a series of runs? If you like this race you may want to run one of the following Hy-Vee Women's Half Marathon Series events.
Training For a Race? Try This Challenge
Training for a race? Take on the West Coast Trail Challenge and use the power of team accountability to help you stay motivated!
During the West Coast Trail virtual team challenge your team of 1 – 4 people will work together and take a 75 km (47 mi) journey along one of the most popular/scenic hikes in the world!
Each time anyone on your team runs, walks, or hikes your team advances along an interactive map towards the finish.
Your team members can be located anywhere in the world!
Unlock special badges and earn an embroidered finisher’s patch as you make your way along the trail.
The West Coast Trail virtual challenge is built for everyone. Start the challenge anytime, your team time doesn’t begin until you start your team clock.
Use the leaderboard to compare your time to teams that have completed the challenge in the past. Or, set your own goal and complete the challenge at your own pace!
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