2022 Drake Road Races

America's Athletic Classic begins with the Drake Road Races!

Be a part of history as you become one of the first finishers in the Drake Relays presented by Xtream powered by Mediacom. The course has scenic views of Drake's campus and Des Moines neighborhoods. All races start outside Drake Stadium and finish on the iconic Blue Oval. 

Sunday, April 24, 2022
Race Day Volunteer - Water Stations
Volunteer duties include set up of water station including tables, Powerade cups and trash area. Cups of water and Powerade will be filled and placed on the tables for athletes to pick up on their own. Additional cups of water need to be filled during the race, while used cups from runners need to be swept away and placed in trash receptacles. Tear down of water station is needed following last runner. Race officials will pick up equipment and trash following race. Some heavy lifting may be required.