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Saint Louis Half Marathon and 5K

November 8, 2023

Saint Louis, MO

Get ready to run your heart out at the Saint Louis Half Marathon and 5K! On November 8, 2023, join us in the "Gateway to Good Times" for a race that will leave you breathless (but in the best way). Let's show those hills who's boss and make memories that will last a mile-long!
Get ready to run your heart out at the Saint Louis Half Marathon and 5K! On November 8, 2023, join us in the
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About The Saint Louis Half Marathon and 5K

The Saint Louis Half Marathon and 5K, happening on November 12, 2023, is a must-attend event for all half marathon runners and fitness enthusiasts. Celebrating its 52nd year, this iconic road race, organized by the Saint Louis Track Club, promises an exhilarating experience amidst the stunning beauty of Forest Park, a world-renowned attraction.

Participants will have the opportunity to embark on a scenic journey through Forest Park, passing by its iconic institutions and breathtaking landscapes. The race will commence and conclude in front of The Muny at #1 Theatre Drive, creating a vibrant and energetic atmosphere for runners and spectators alike.

In addition to the thrilling race, the Saint Louis Half Marathon and 5K also supports a worthy cause. This year, the event’s charity partner is Crisis Nursery, and participants are encouraged to bring their old running shoes to donate. The proceeds from shoe donations will benefit the Saint Louis Track Club’s scholarship fund, making each step in the race contribute to a brighter future for deserving individuals.

With prize money up for grabs for the top three overall male and female runners, the competition will be fierce. Age group awards will also be presented, ensuring that runners of all ages and abilities are recognized for their achievements.

The organizers have ensured convenience for participants by offering multiple packet pickup options, including one at The Running Niche store on November 10, 2023. Moreover, to cater to individual preferences, both virtual and in-person race options are available.

As for the weather in Saint Louis in November, participants can expect cool and crisp autumn days, perfect for a refreshing run through the city’s picturesque streets.

So lace up your running shoes, gather your friends and family, and join us at the Saint Louis Half Marathon and 5K! Embark on an unforgettable adventure, support a worthy cause, and be a part of Saint Louis’ iconic running tradition. Don’t miss out on the thrill and the camaraderie that awaits you on November 12, 2023. See you at the start line!

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