• 1935 S. Campbell
  • Springfield, Missouri 65807



EventsLatest NewsResultsCommunity

Marathon Weekend Results, 2016

Results will be live as soon as the races start.  Simply click the link above for information!

Marathon Weekend Pictures!

Get your free Dogwood picture downloads!  Check out all your favorite shots!

2017Bass Pro Shops Fitness Series

Event Dates
April 21 Paint the Run/Walk
May TBA Training Kick-Off
June 17 Polar Bear Run/Walk
June 17 Recycle Run
July 22 Fitness Series Training Run
August 19 Fitness Series Training Run
September 16 Run the Rock
October 8 Tour De Bass Cycle Rides
October 21 Zombie Run/Walk
November 2 Wellness Conference
November 3-4 Bass Pro Marathon Weekend Expo
November 5 News-Leader  5K
November 5 Cohick Half-Marathon
November 5 Mercy Sunshine Marathon-Relay
November 5 Conservation Marathon 
November 11, 12 Dogwood Canyon Trail Run Weekend

We have a new BLOG!  Follow it and join the fun!  We will talk with event participants, provide general information about events but more importantly, about staying healthy, training information, finding the best pieces of who you are and learning how to live your best life.  Join us!


Training Programs

More information is available through our website and also through our partner websites. Continue to check our training page or your event page for more information and updates on our local training program options.  Run Springfield!

The schedule below is to the best of our current knowledge. We encourage you to reach out to the contact person provided for the running group you're interested in to confirm dates/times/locations.

Galloway Group

  • Training Program Kick-Off is April 19th. Jeff Galloway will be speaking at 6 PM at CoxHealth.  Sign up the 19th or through Zoe Cofer.
  • First training run will take place on Saturday, TBA.
  • This Run/Walk/Run method has a great success rate and offers people a concrete way to achieve their running and walking goals.
  • Contact: Zoe Cofer; 417-693-0122 or zoe.cofer@yahoo.com

Ozark Mountain Ridge Runners

  • 16-Week Training Program Kick-Off is TBA.
  • Training runs are offered every Saturday.
  • Great local support on and off the course; every level of runner is welcome!
  • Contact: Mike and Lea Baxter; funmemories08@yahoo.com

Dogwood Canyon Running Group

  • Adventure and fun are part of the training for this group of runners!
  • 13-Week Trail Run Training Program Kick-Off is June 22, Uncle Buck's, Bass Shops, 1935 South Campbell Avenue.
  • First training run will take place on TBA
  • Browse our training page to find the tentative trail run training schedule with locations.
  • Contact: John Montgomery; 417-830-8968 or hnoj99@yahoo.com

Nixa Running Group

  • Training is ongoing for this group of runners that meets in Nixa, Missouri! 
  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays are shorter runs, while long runs take place on Sundays.
  • There are programs for every level of runner from beginner to advanced!
  • Contact: Shannon Cochran; 417-300-2728 or shannon.cochran@gmail.com   

Bass Pro Shops Fitness Series

The Bass Pro Shops Fitness Series is a series of not-for-profit events sponsored by Bass Pro Shops and our dedicated community volunteers and sponsors. Proceeds from these events are shared by Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks, The Ozark Greenways and our other partner charities.





Official Sponsors

Springfield News-Leader
Heartland Beverage Co.
Mother's Brewing Company
The North Face
Missouri Beef Industry Council
SW Audio Visual
Einstein Bros Bagels
Coca Cola, Ozarks Bottling Company

Community Sponsors

Ollis/Akers/Arney and Company
Silver Dollar City
Big Fish
First Impressions Printing
Hiland Dairy
Buzbee Dental

Media Sponsors

Springfield News-Leader
100.5 The Wolf
Springfield Business Journal