MARR 2018 Bike Route

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MARR 2018 Run Route
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Mayor's Annual Ride & Run for Trails
 

Saturday, April 21, 2018
Run at 9:00 a.m. / Ride at 10:00 a.m.

1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway

For more information call
(515) 248-6314 or email us

 

Des Moines Parks and Recreation, Bike World, Captain Roy's, Confluence Brewing, Fleet Feet Sports, Iowa Cubs, Iowa Taproom and Saints Pub and Patio Beaverdale present the Mayor's Annual Ride and Run for Trails. This year the proceeds from the event will go towards area trail improvement.

Bicyclists
Mayor's Annual Ride and Run 2018

On April 21st, join the Des Moines Park and Recreation Department for the 2018 Mayor’s Annual Ride and Run for Trails (MARR).  Bike World, Captain Roy's, Confluence Brewing, Fleet Feet Sports, Iowa Cubs, Iowa Taproom and Saints Pub and Patio Beaverdale will co-sponsor the event and Mayor Frank Cownie will lead the ride assisted by The DM Register’s Dream Team.  In addition to the ride, the Park and Recreation Department will once again offer a 5k run/walk to the day’s events.  Proceeds for both events will go towards area trail improvement.

This year’s MARR festivities will include a pre-ride breakfast from 8:00am - 10:00am at the Richard A. Clark Municipal Services Center (starting line) and a drawing for a bike, valued at $600 and donated by Bike World.This year’s ride will consist of one 24-mile route.

HELMETS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL RIDERS!

Children must be accompanied by an adult!

Bicyclists
Registration Information

REGISTRATION FEES FOR RIDE OR RUN/WALK:

Over 18 years - $30 per adult before April 21 and $40 per Adult on the day of the event.  Registration includes: refreshments, sag support, entry into the drawing, and a repair van. 

Ages 5-18 - $5

Children less than 5 years old - FREE

REGISTRATION FOR RIDE/RUN COMBO - Additional $5

REGISTRATION PROCEDURES:

REGISTER ONLINE HERE

Registration completed before April 1 is guaranteed to include a t-shirt, refreshments at the rest stop, pre-ride breakfast from 8:00am - 10:00am at the Richard A. Clark Municipal Services Center (starting line), sag support, and the repair van.

Packet Pick up: Packets will be available the week of April 16-19 at 1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. PKWY from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

On-Site Registration:  Saturday, April 21 from 7:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. at 1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. PKWY.

Bicyclists
Drawing Information

Each participant will be entered into a drawing for a $600 bike, donated by Bike World. The drawing will take place at 10:00am, Saturday 4/21 at The Richard A. Clark Municipal Services Center (1551 E. Martin Luther King Jr. PKWY Des Moines, Ia 50317). Participants do not have to be present to win.


Partnership

We would like to give a special Thank you to our partners that help make this event successful:

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