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.
The popular Great Halloween Race, set for October 13 now has a half marathon distance. This 5th annual race also includes a 10K, which is Missouri’s largest, a 5K and a 1-Mile Fun Run. One of the most exciting features is the new race course, which was designed to showcase the riverfront. Here’s your chance to run in the shadow of the Gateway Arch and along the Mississippi Riverfront. Hurry, registration is now open, and capped at 2,500 for the 13.1 distance.
Mathew Chesang and Hilary Orf captured titles at the 2nd annual GO! St. Louis All-American 5K presented by ABC 30 on June 16. Chesang crossed the finish line in 14:51, which was 14 seconds off Matt O’Connor’s course record of 14:37. Chesang outpaced his bother Benson Chesang, who finished second with a 15:03 time. Finishing third was Big River runner, Carter Snow, 15:09. On the women’s side Hilary Orf won with a 16:54 time, which was 18 seconds off Jackie Pirtle-Hall’s course record from last year. Finishing second was Crystal Harriss at 17:18 and third place was captured by Lisa […]
Aaron Braun crushed the men’s half marathon record in the 2013 GO! St. Louis Half Marathon – presented by PNC Bank. Braun, 25 from Flagstaff, AZ, posted a 1:03:13, which earned him the $10,000 top prize. Mattie Suver, 25 from Colorado Springs, CO took the women’s title, with a 1:12:22, also a new course record. In the marathon event, Geoffrey Kiprotich from Sylvania, OH set a new record with a time of 2:20:00, while Autumn Ray from Tuscon, AZ was first on the women’s side, with a 2:51:28. The GO! St. Louis Marathon & Family Fitness Weekend, which is […]
What do a major league baseball manager, the mayor of the Gateway city and a celebrity spokeshorse for the King of Beers have in common? Each one is a beloved fixture in St. Louis culture and featured in a new video campaign highlighting the popular GO! St.Louis Marathon & Family Fitness Weekend.
St. Louis Cardinals Manager Mike Matheny, The Honorable Francis Slay, Jake the Anheuser-Busch Clydesdale, The Very Rev. Mike Kinman, Dean of Christ Church Cathedral, The Loop’s Joe Edwards, Forest Park Forever’s Lesley Hoffarth, GO! St. Louis President Nancy Lieberman, Olympian Way and Crown Candy Kitchen are featured as St. Louis Originals in a special video series produced by […]