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To Grandmother's House We Go

  • 195 SE Brown’s Woods Ct. | West Des Moines, IA 50265
  • Presented By: Capital Striders
  • Dates: October 27, 2019
  • Location: Brown's Woods
  • Start/End Time: 9:00 AM
  • Overview

    This is a fall race that runs on both single and double track dirt. The trail takes you deep into the woods. Races will begin promptly at 9 a.m. Walkers may participate and are encouraged to register for one of the shorter races. The course will remain open for 3 hours. Proceeds from this race will be used to purchase trail signage/maintenance equipment for Des Moines’ dirt trail systems, support CITA/PCC, and the Capital Striders Turkeys. Costumes are encouraged (e.g. Red Riding Hood, Wolf, and miscellaneous).

    Click here to view the map (in PDF format)    

    COST - $30 through October 26th ($5 discount for Capital Striders' Members); $40 on race day (no Striders discount on race day)

    AWARDS/AGE GROUPS

    Awards will be presented to the overall male and female of each race and to the top three runners in each of the following age groups:

    19 & Under
    20 - 29
    30 - 39
    40 - 49
    50 - 59
    60+

    There will also be a prize for the best costume (determined by 3-5 volunteers while participants are running/walking) for each of the following categories: Red Riding Hood, Wolf, and Best Miscellaneous.

    PACKET PICK-UP

    Dates and Times: Fri., Oct. 26th, 2018 from 6 - 8 pm
    Active Endeavors
    4520 University Avenue
    West Des Moines, Ia 50266