Date: April 6, 2013
Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Forest Park, near Visitor's Center
The annual 5K (3.1 miles) race is held in April as part of the GO! St. Louis Family Fitness Weekend and takes place on Family Fitness Day in Forest Park. The annual race is one of the most diverse events held, with all ages and fitness level joining together to compete. In 2012, more than 2,500 competitors registered for the race, which included more than 300 Read, Right & Run Marathon middle school children, who were completing their final program miles. The 5K race sold out in advance of race day in 2012, so sign up early to secure your spot. Please note that the participation cap as been increased to 3,000 for the 2013 race.
The 5K Run/Walk is a great event for the novice runner or walker looking to join others in achieving their fitness goals. In addition, some of the area’s top short distance runners mark their calendar for this race.
All participants will receive a top quality event t-shirt and finisher medal. Post-race refreshments will be provided. Participants with baby strollers will be permitted to start behind runners and walkers.
2013 5K Race Course Map
• 2011 Results
• 2010 Results
• 2009 Results
- Men: Overall
- Women: Overall
- Award Winners
• 2008 Results
• 2007 Results
• 2006 Results
• 2005 Results
HISTORY OF WINNERS & EVENT RECORDS
5K Training Schedule
If you are looking for a fun and rewarding experience, consider joining the more than 2,500 volunteers who help make GO! events and programs a success. The GO! St. Louis Family Fitness Weekend requires the majority of our volunteer needs, but as a not-for-profit organization, we have additional opportunities for anyone looking to donate their time. Click here to learn more about becoming a volunteer.
Check out the complete line of 2012 official GO! St. Louis race apparel from Brooks. The line includes jackets, shorts, hats, race wear, t-shirts and lots of other great looking gear. Apparel is available online, at one of the St. Louis area three Big River Running stores or at the Health & Fitness Expo.