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St. Louis Originals Theme Returns in 2014

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 […]

January 9th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Cyclide is New 2014 Online Training Partner

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

December 16th, 2013|Uncategorized|

GO! St. Louis Introduces 2014 Season Pass Promotion

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

October 17th, 2013|Uncategorized|
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    Matt Llano and Jackie Pirtle-Hall Capture Great Halloween Race 10K Titles

Matt Llano and Jackie Pirtle-Hall Capture Great Halloween Race 10K Titles

Matt Llano broke the Great Halloween 10K record at the 5th Annual Great GO! St. Louis Halloween Race, recording a time of 29:16. Llano eclipsed Ryan Bak’s record of 30:18, set back in 2009. Finishing second was Jordan Chipangama with a time of 30:12. Both Llano and Chipangama run for Team RunFan out of Flagstaff, AZ. Taking third place was Ryan Meyer, finishing in 30:42.

On the women’s side, GO! St. Louis Marathon record-holder Jackie-Pirtle-Hall returned to competitive racing and finished first with a time of 35:43. Hilary Orf, the 2012 Halloween 10K winner was second with a time of […]

October 13th, 2013|Uncategorized|
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    U.S. Elite Athletes Set to Compete in Great GO! St. Louis Halloween 10K Race – Missouri’s Largest 10K

U.S. Elite Athletes Set to Compete in Great GO! St. Louis Halloween 10K Race – Missouri’s Largest 10K

Team RunFan’s Chipangama, Llano and Fernandez Headline Field 
The elite athlete field for the 2013 Great GO! St. Louis Halloween Race, which includes Missouri’s largest 10K race is starting to take shape. Headlining the men’s field are three athletes from Team RunFan in Flagstaff, AZ – Jordan Chipangama, Matt Llano and Eric Fernandez.
Chipangama, 25, returns to the Gateway City, after finishing second in the 2013 GO! St. Louis Half Marathon in April, where he posted a time of 1:03:22 – second to record-setter Aaron Braun’s 1:03:13.
Llano, 25, also competed in the 2013 GO! St. Louis Half Marathon, finishing  sixth. His […]

September 27th, 2013|Uncategorized|
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    Are You Ready for St. Louis’ Most Festive Race on October 13th?

Are You Ready for St. Louis’ Most Festive Race on October 13th?

The 5th Annual Great GO! St. Louis Halloween Race is quickly approaching and we are expecting a record number of participants this year. If you have not secured your spot in one of the races – Half Marathon, 10K, 5K or the Fun Run we encourage you to register soon. This festive races features a new race course that takes runners and walkers down along the St. Louis Riverfront. Participants receive a top quality Nike Dri-Fit shirt, a scary-cool finisher medal, live entertainment and lots of post-race treats including chocolate. Don’t Miss this Race! Regsiter

September 12th, 2013|Uncategorized|
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    2014 GO! St. Louis Marathon Weekend Registration Set to Open on September 6

2014 GO! St. Louis Marathon Weekend Registration Set to Open on September 6

Mark your calendar for Friday, September 6 for early registration for the 14th Annual GO! St. Louis Marathon & Family Fitness Weekend, which is Missouri’s largest fitness event. Plan to register early to save on entry fees. You can save $10 or more if you commit before Jan. 1, 2014. Also the first 250 people who register for the marathon or half marathon will receive a free GO! St. Louis runner hat. 

July 29th, 2013|Uncategorized|