Capital Striders Beginning Runnin Group 2018

WHO: New or former runners who want to get back into running and racing

WHAT: A running group with the goal to have fun while learning the basics of running and racing

WHY: To have fun, meet other runners and learn the basics of running while preparing for any of several area races such as Drake Relays Road Races, Dam to Dam, Clive Running Festival, Capital Pursuit and the Road O Cross at Living History Farms


WHEN: Each Monday at 6 PM beginning April 2th and continues into October.

Clive group web site here

Campbell Park in Clive (off 128th St between University Ave and Hickman Rd)

Info: Curt or Nancy at 515-226-0860 or

WHEN: Each Monday at 6 PM beginning April 2th and continues into October.

Indianola group web site here

WHERE: McVay Trailhead, 300 Block of East 5th Street, Indianola

Info: Bobbi at Contact

WHEN: Thursday nights @6 pm, beginning on April 5th and running to October.

WHERE: Meets in the parking lot at Knoxville High School track, Knoxville, IA.

Info: Luanne DeZwarte at 641-842-4850 or

This will be the 24nd year of this Capital Stiders led running groups from the Clive location and the 14th year for Knoxville. 2016 is the fifth year for the Indianola site. We're looking for new runners as well as former runners who are wanting to get back into shape. All ages and skill levels are welcome. We hope to have 40-80 runners at Clive for each session. Get out
those running shoes and join us!

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