Join GO! St. Louis and PNC Bank, the official Bank of GO! St. Louis, Saturday, March 8 at 9:00 am for a free non-timed, informal Group Run. We will have a 3-mile and a 6-mile course starting at the PNC Bank (7801 Forsyth Blvd., Clayton, MO 63105) and winding through Clayton. No reservations are needed, just show up and enjoy a run with people of all ages and fitness levels. We will provide the post-run refreshments, along with a raffle for VIP Tent access at the 2014 GO! St. Louis Marathon ($90 value) and free entries to the Great GO! St. Louis Halloween Race in October. Read the event flier HERE
Wouldn’t this medal look good draped around your neck? This year the finisher medal features a colorful retro design on shiny gold-plated metal. Also, unique St. Louis elements, like the Arch and Fleur-de-lis make this medal a great one for any collection. There’s still time to reserve one, just register for the race and pick it up after you cross the finish line. View HERE
If you would like to enhance your race day experience we encourage you to sign up for access to the exclusive VIP Area. This area is only open to 250 marathon or half marathon participants, and features free parking, coffee starting at 5:30 am, private gear check and restrooms, massages, a hot buffet breakfast and a finisher’s hat. The current price is $90, but you can save $10 by using promo code GOVIP10 when you sign up. This special perk reaches capacity before race day, and we currently have approximately 80 spots still available. Get it HERE
The lottery registration for the inaugural running of the GO! KT82 Trail Relay starts today, and will conclude at midnight on February 17. The race is open to only 200, 3-person or 6-person teams. Once the lottery closes, teams will be selected randomly through a computer-generated selection process, until the spots are filled. Please keep in mind that teams registering on Feb. 3 will have the same chance at securing a spot as teams registering on Feb. 17.
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The popular St. Louis Original theme that debuted at last year’s Marathon Weekend will be a significant part of the participant experience again this year. As a St. Louis Original, we will highlight all of the people, places and products that make St. Louis unique. Participants can expect Ted Drewes Frozen Custard, Companion pretzel rolls, Pasta House Toasted Ravioli, Crown Candy Kitchen Chocolate and Michelob ULTRA as part of the finish line food this year. In addition, we produced a series of videos last year that highlight areas of the course, such as Busch Stadium, Anheuser-Busch Brewery and the Delmar Loop. Look for St. Louis Cardinal’s Manager Mike Matheny, Jake the Clydesdale, Reverend Mike Kinman, along with others in these fun videos. Watch Now
If you would like a specialized online training program to follow we encourage you to utilize a program through our official online training provider – Cyclide. Cyclide has helped numerous participants prepare for their first marathon or dramatically improve on an existing personal record. As our official online partner, Cyclide is offering a 10% discount for participants training for the 2014 GO! St. Louis Marathon Weekend. Simply use promo code GO-14PCH when registering (offer expires on Jan. 31, 2014). Details
Here’s your chance to take advantage of a huge price break by bundling your favorite GO! races into one great deal. We’re excited to offer two options – A Long Distance Triple Lou and a Short Distance Triple Lou. The long distance option includes the GO! St. Louis Half Marathon on April 6, the All-American 5K on June 15 and the Great Halloween Half Marathon in October. The short distance option, consists of three 5K’s – the GO! St.Louis 5K, All-American 5K and the Great Halloween 5K. Regsiter