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Event Details

Date: Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.

Location:       Principal Park       1 Line Drive       Des Moines, IA 50309

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Early Packet Pick-up: Pick up your packet early and avoid the rush on race morning! Thursday, September 14, 2017 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. The Iowa Clinic 5950 University Ave. West Des Moines, IA 50266

Race Day Parking Information: Parking is available at the Principal Park Baseball Stadium. Please note the Des Moines Farmers Market is taking place on race morning which closes a section of 3rd St. between the Interstate 235 and Principal Park which is the most direct route coming to Principal Park from the north. If you are traveling on I235 on race day please consider using alternative routes to avoid the congestion and street closures from the Farmer's Market.

Event Information

The 2017 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk - Des Moines features a 5K run/walk, 1 mile walk, Kids' Superhero Dash for Dad, and virtual Snooze for Dudes program. Stick around for the family-friendly post-race celebration. Participants will receive tech shirts, free food, and the opportunity to connect with others who are impacted by prostate cancer. Join us on Thursday, September 14 at our Iowa Prostate Cancer Patients and Survivors Sinner at St. Boniface in Des Moines. We are hosting this dinner to honor all the patients, survivors, and caretakers in Iowa just after Governor Reynolds signs a proclamation declaring September “Prostate Cancer Awareness Month” in Iowa! Dinner will be provided by Olive Garden and is free for the first 100 RSVPs. Click here for more information and to RSVP!

ZERO is proud to partner with The Iowa Clinic to end prostate cancer. The funds raised from 2017 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk - Des Moines are invested around the country to provide research for new treatments, free prostate cancer testing, and educate men and families about prostate cancer.

Event Schedule

7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. : Race Day Registration/Packet Pick-Up
8:50 a.m. : Kids Superhero Dash for Dad Start
9:00 a.m. : 5K Run/Walk Start
9:03 a.m. : 1 Mile Walk Start
9:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. : Post Race Celebration


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