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Red Flannel Run

  • Wellmark YMCA - downtown
  • Address: 501 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309
  • February 10, 2018
  • 9:00 AM
  • Price: $35 Adults/advance; $15 Youth/advance

The Red Flannel Run is the unofficial start of the running season in Des Moines and consists of a 3- and 5-mile run. Proceeds go toward the Wellmark YMCA Annual Campaign, helping to make the YMCA accessible to all.


Start and finish will be at the Wellmark YMCA. One loop out and back on mostly flat, concrete-surfaced streets.

7:30-8:30 a.m. Race day registration, packet pick-up
9 a.m. 5-mile run
9 a.m. 3-mile walk/run

A post-race meal will be served at the Wellmark YMCA immediately following the run. The meal is free to all participants.

Packet Pick-Up

Wellmark YMCA: 501 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa

Friday, Feb. 9, 4 to 7 p.m. or race morning, Feb. 10, 7-8:30 a.m.


Red Flannel Run
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  • Wellmark YMCA - downtown
  • $35 Adults/advance; $15 Youth/advance