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Postponed: Drake Road Races

Due to the Drake University COVID-19 Response, all on-campus events will be canceled starting Saturday, March 14, through Sunday, May 17. Organizers of these events can be contacted directly for more information, as some events are moving online or otherwise postponed.

Mark your calendars for the 52nd annual Drake Road Races on Sunday, April 19th and then run, jog or walk your favorite 5k, 10k or half marathon. Sign up at www.DrakeRoadRaces.org

Your Drake Road Races registration includes a commemorative long-sleeve tech shirt and a special 52nd Anniversary medal which is awarded to each finisher on the historic Blue Oval inside Drake Stadium. Also included with your race registration is free entry to the Drake Relays presented by Hy-Vee Distance Carnival on Thursday, April 23rd. YOU can be part of history as one of the first Relays finishers of 2020!

Sunday, April 19 at 7:30am to 11:00am

Drake Stadium
2719 Forest Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311

Event Type

Sporting Events, Social


Undergraduate Students, Faculty & Staff, Alumni, General Public, Prospective Students, Parents


Health & Wellness, Athletics


relays, relays2020





Drake Athletics, Drake Relays


Contact Name

Blake Boldon

Contact Email Address


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