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Fight for Air Stair Climb

Date: Sunday, Apr. 7, 2024 8:00 a.m.

Location: Wellmark YMCA | , 501 Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA , 50309

Event Information


Our Fight For Air Climb is designed for every type of climber, from beginners to competitive climbers. How you climb is up to you: race to the top or take it at your own speed. The 2024 Fight For Air Climb Des Moines, presented by EMC Insurance Companies will once again be a four building climb in the following Downtown Des Moines buildings:

  • EMC Insurance Companies | 15 Floors | 371 Steps
  • The Financial Center | 22 Floors | 464 Steps
  • Hub Tower | 16 Floors | 324 Steps
  • Ruan | 32 Floors | 637 Steps
  • Total of 85 Floors and 1,796 Steps

Space on the stairs is limited, so save your spot and register today. Registration Fee Schedule ($100 fundraising minimum required for all participants): 

  • $25 registration fee (through 1/31/24)
  • $35 registration fee (through event day)
  • Online registration closes at Noon on Saturday, April 6, in person registration will be available on event day.


Downtown Des Moines

Host Organization

American Lung Association Iowa




#LungIowa #ClimbDesMoines

Pricing Information

$35 registration fee (through event day)


Heather Johnson