Courtney Tompkins July 27, 2008Des Moines University hosts first-ever 5k Register today for August 9 run!(Des Moines, IA) – You are invited to join Des Moines University (DMU) students, faculty, alumni and staff for a 5k through the beautiful south of Grand neighborhood around DMU.The August 9 race, called DMU Run-Day-Voo, will begin at 6:30 a.m. in the circle drive in front of the Des Moines University Academic Center (north entrance), 3440 Grand Avenue.Participants can run or walk for only $15, which includes a t-shirt. Register at https://www.dmu.edu/RSVP/DMU5k/ or the day of the race, beginning at 6 a.m.This event is the first of what organizers hope becomes an annual event. It was scheduled to correlate with the school’s annual reunion. Awards will be given for overall winners.Race packets can be picked up on Friday, August 8, 2:30-5:30 p.m. in the Student Education Center courtyard, 3300 Grand Ave., or the day of the event, 5:30-6:20 a.m. at the start line.The DMU Osteopathic Finish Line student group will provide supervised osteopathic manipulation treatments to race participants and supporters.For more information about the event, please visit https://www.dmu.edu/RSVP/DMU5k/. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.