The Equalizer 24 Hour Race 2009


  • Name: The Equalizer
  • Date: October 31, 2009
  • Start time: 8:00am
  • Place: Gray’s Lake Park, Des Moines, IA
  • Format: 6 hour and 24 hour races begin at the same time
  • Course: Fairly flat running/biking loop around the lake, well-lit, 1.9 mile loop
  • Description: This ultramarathon has been organized and running for 13+ years. Each runner has an equalizer factor applied to his/her actual distance. This allows all genders and ages to compete for the top 10 spots.
  • Goodies: shirts given to all who complete at least a marathon, aid station with fluids and nutrition throughout the race.
  • Contact: Chris Zepp (515) 238-8559

The Equalizer 2006 – Jay Bizzari wrote this account that was originally posted elsewhere on this site.

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