Endurance Sports Marketing

Endurance Sports Marketing Corporation owns and operates the IMT Des Moines Marathon. Endurance Sports Marketing was founded in 2005 by Thomas R. Bernau. Chris Burch leads the organization as Director of Racing and Events. Since 2005, the IMT Des Moines Marathon has grown to become one of the region’s most recognized road racing events and has grown from 3,500 registered athletes in 2005 to over 10,000 registered athletes in 2013.