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St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend

December 2, 2023

Memphis, TN

Get ready to run like the wind, Memphis! On December 2, 2023, the St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend is hitting the streets with a jazzy beat. Lace up your sneakers and prepare to groove through the heart of this vibrant city, because this half marathon is all about Memphis soul and a whole lotta goal!
Get ready to run like the wind, Memphis! On December 2, 2023, the St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend is hitting the streets with a jazzy beat. Lace up your sneakers and prepare to groove through the heart of this vibrant city, because this half marathon is all about Memphis soul and a whole lotta goal!
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About The St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend

Calling all half marathon runners! Mark your calendars for the exhilarating St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend, set to take place on December 2, 2023, in the vibrant city of Memphis, Tennessee. As a dedicated runner myself, let me fill you in on why this race should be at the top of your must-do list.

First and foremost, this marathon is all about making a difference. By participating in the St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend, you’ll be supporting the lifesaving mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, helping to ensure that no child is ever turned away due to their family’s inability to pay for treatment. Running for a cause adds an extra level of motivation and fulfillment to your race day experience.

Now, let’s dive into the race itself. Starting at the iconic AutoZone Park, the route will take you through some of Memphis’s most picturesque neighborhoods, showcasing the city’s rich culture and heritage. From the lively sounds of Beale Street to the stunning Mississippi River views, you’ll be treated to an invigorating backdrop that will keep you inspired throughout every step.

As for the weather in December, prepare to be pleasantly surprised. Memphis enjoys mild temperatures during this time of year, with average highs in the mid-50s Fahrenheit (around 13 degrees Celsius). Picture yourself running through a crisp, cool morning, accompanied by a gentle breezeperfect conditions to chase your personal best!

Oh, and did I mention the post-race celebration? After crossing the finish line, get ready to indulge in some mouthwatering Southern cuisine and immerse yourself in Memphis’s vibrant music scene. With its renowned barbecue, soulful blues music, and warm hospitality, this city knows how to reward hardworking runners like yourself.

So, lace up your running shoes and get ready for an unforgettable experience. Whether you’re a seasoned half marathon enthusiast or a first-time runner, the St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend promises an empowering race, breathtaking sights, and a lifetime of cherished memories. Embrace the challenge, and let the spirit of Memphis carry you to the finish line. See you there, and get ready to run with soul!

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