All distances USATF certfied! New York and Boston qualifier!
Events: Half Marathon, Full Marathon, 4 Person Marathon Relay, 6 Hour Run.
Benefitting: Proceeds benefit the Good Sama
ritan Boys Ranch, Girls on the Run, Boy Scouts and the Ozark Mountain Ridge Runners.
Location: Starts and finishes at Parking lot#24, Kings and Grand, MSU Campus, Springfield, MO (1/4 mile SW of intersection of National & Grand).
Event Start Time: All events will begin at 10AM
7/20-10/30 — 1/2 $55; Full $75; 4 Person Relay $160; 6 Hour Endurance $85
11/1-11/30 — 1/2 $60; Full $80; 4 Person Relay $165; 6 Hour Endurance $90
12/1-12/24 — 1/2 $65; Full $85; 4 Person Relay $170; 6 Hour Endurance $95
Race Day — 1/2 $75; Full $95; 4 Person Relay $180; 6 Hour Endurance $105
Packet Pickup/Race Day Registration: Packet Pick Up will be held Friday, December 26th (more information coming soon). Race Day Registration/Packet Pick Up will be held Saturday, December 27th before the start of event (exact times will be posted soon).
Age Restrictions: To run the
marathon or 6 hour event you must be 18 or over on race day. To run half marathon you must be 13 or
over on race day.
Parking: Ample free university parking can be found immediately SW of National and Grand for both packet pickup and the race. You may park at parking meters, no charge, on the weekend.
Shirts: Each participant gets a gender specific technical shirt. NOTE - Female shirts run small - size up if you are concerned about shirt fit. Register before Dec. 1, to get the size you ordered .Those registering AFTER Dec. 1 shirts will be first come first serve.. REGISTER BEFORE DEC. 1 TO ENSURE YOUR SHIRT IS WAITING FOR YOU!
Medals: Custom ranch medals for all half marathon and marathon finishers.
Awards: Awards to first Overall, Masters (40+) males and females in both events. Awards to top three in ten-year age groups in both events.
Course: Flat & very fast! This course is a certified 3.275 mi loop so that the marathon is exactly 8 loops and the half marathon is exactly 4 loops. Very clear directional arrows will be posted along the course. All race distances are certified: Run for the Ranch Course
Aid Stations: Power drink, water, gels and toilets every 1.5 miles.
Food & Fun: Free food and drinks for all finishers.
Weather: The average temperature at the race start is 42 degrees.
Age Restrictions: To run the marathon you must be 18 or over on race day, half marathon must be 13 or over on race day. No exceptions!
Race Director: Paul Maness (417)872-8244,