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The inaugural Des Moines Diva Dash 5K is being held in the Historic East Village on Saturday, September 14, 2013! Be a part of the fun in this women-only 5K and get your Diva on! All participants will receive a tech shirt, a large finishers medal with detachable charm, and lots of great food and beverages at the event! The 5K is followed by the Lil' Princess Fun Run for girls 8 and under (different distances will be run from 50 yards to 200 yards based on age) where all participants will receive a cotton shirt, tiara and Lil' Princess medal!
Friday, September 13, 12pm-5pm
521 E Locust Street, Suite 102
Des Moines, IA 50309
Saturday, September 14, 7am-8:15am at the race site
5K Start: 8:30am
Lil' Princess Kids Run Start: 9:30am
Prize money will be awarded to the top five finishers in the 5K ($400, $300, $200, $100, $50) and the top Masters finisher ($200). Other prizes will be awarded to the Top Overall, Top Masters Overall, and top three finishers in each age group (Under 10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75- 79, 80 and over). All finishers will receive a finishers medal!
|5K Run/Walk||Lil’ Princess Kids Run|
|$30 through 8/13||$10 through 8/13|
|$35 8/14 - 9/12||$12 8/14 – 9/12|
|$40 on race day*||$15 on race day|
We are going to need lots of volunteers to make the Diva Dash a success! Click here for more information on how you can get involved at packet pickup the day before the event or in a variety of roles on event day!
Girls on the Run is a nonprofit after-school program for girls in grades 3rd-8th that addresses the healthy development of a girl's physical, emotional, mental, social, and spiritual well-being. Through interactive activities such as running, playing games, and discussing important issues, participants learn how to celebrate being girls. The program focuses on building self-esteem and improving emotional and physical health. Learn more about Girls on the Run by clicking here.