Come volunteer with us! The 2016 Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Fitness Festival uses the talents and time of over 1,000 volunteers annually! We also need our community to support the runners and walkers during Marathon Weekend along the routes! All volunteers receive a high quality, specially designed shirt to commemorate their contribution. For more information and to get on our volunteer list, contact Erin Murray at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks; (417) 889-9136 / /    



Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Fitness Festival is a series of not-for-profit events benefitting our official and partner charities. Sponsorships make it possible for our charities to receive more funding.

Sponsorship is a great way to promote your business to the approximately 30,000 people that take part in the events of the Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Fitness Festival. We're always adding sponsors and seek to work with local, regional, and national businesses, organizations, and corporations that are interested in helping people in a health and wellness prospective. Sponsorship packages are available for every level of interest; if you are interested in learning more about becoming a sponsor with the Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Fitness Festival, please contact Melissa Bondy at (417) 873-5354 or

Thank you to our 2015 Sponsors.

Foundation Sponsors:

  • Bass Pro Shops
  • New Balance

Diamond Sponsors:

  • Mercy
  • Toyota
  • Missouri Beef Industry Council
  • Springfield News-Leader

Platinum Sponsors:

  • Mercy Sports Medicine

Gold Sponsors:

  • Ascend
  • Southwest Audio Visual
  • The North Face
  • Mercy Health Systems
  • Heartland Beverage Company

Silver Sponsors:

  • Columbia
  • Einstein's Brother's Bagels
  • Fed Ex
  • Hy-Vee
  • Mother's Brewing Company
  • Ozarks Coca Cola Bottling Co.
  • Professional Massage Training Center
  • Qdoba
  • Springfield-Greene County Parkboard

Gem Sponsors:

  • Big Fish Screen Printing
  • First Impressions Printing
  • Hiland Dairy
  • Silver Dollar City
  • Buzbee Dental

Media Sponsors:

  • Springfield News-Leader
  • KY3
  • 100.5 the WOLF
  • Alice @ 95.5

Community Partners:

  • Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks, Inc.
  • Ozark Greenways, Inc.
  • Ozark Mountain Ridge Runners
  • Nixa Running Club
  • Galloway Training Group
  • Ollis & Co.
  • Springfield-Greene County Parks
  • Springfield-Greene County Public Health
  • Dogwood Canyon Nature Park and Foundation
  • Springfield Police Department
  • Springbike Bicycle Club
  • Office of Emergency Management
  • Ozark Multisport Club
  • Wonders of Wildlife
  • Ultramax Sports

Exposition Vendors

Welcome to our 2016 Vendors:

Thank You to our 2015 Vendors:

  • Advocare
  • Bass Pro Shops
  • Big Time Results
  • Bondi-Band
  • Compressport USA
  • Cox Health
  • DiVentures Scuba & Swim Centers
  • Doc Popcorn
  • DoTerra
  • Genesis Health Clubs
  • Glitter Skirts
  • Grove Spa Sunshine & University Plaza
  • Hogeye Marathon
  • Hospitall Hill
  • Isagenix
  • It Works Global
  • Jamberry
  • Joplin Memorial Marathon
  • Juice Plus
  • Mitchell Chiropractic
  • Momo Bands
  • Nite Beams
  • Novo Nordisk
  • OKC Memorial Marathon
  • Origami Owl
  • Ozark Mountain Ridge Runners
  • Ozark Satin
  • Pinnacle Performance Eyewear
  • Real Time Pain Relief
  • Red Fox Wireless
  • Runner's Feat
  • Runnings Chics
  • Runningluv
  • Saladmaster
  • Sam's Club
  • Seriously Clean Ltd
  • Sof Sole Fit
  • SW Dairy Farmers
  • Springfield Greene County Parkboard
  • Springfield Public Schools
  • The Body Smith
  • Thirty One
  • Ultramax Sports

Local Attractions

Springfield, Missouri is full of many attractions for you and your family. For a complete listing of attractions, please visit the Springfield Visitors Bureau website at


Official Charities

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks
  • The Ozark Greenways 

Partner Charities

  • Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's Team In Training
  • Isabel's House
  • Youth for Christ
  • Girls on the Run Sole Mates Program
  • Champion Athletes of the Ozarks

Our official charities, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks and The Ozark Greenways, work with us to help Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Fitness Festival Events take place. We also work with several other partner charities on a national and community level to help promote health and wellness. Please take some time to read about our charities and make the decision to support them as runners, walkers, bikers, volunteers or donors.



Official Sponsors

The North Face
Missouri Beef Industry Council
SW Audio Visual
Einstein Bros Bagels
Professional Massage Training Center
Coca Cola, Ozarks Bottling Company
Ferrell-Duncan Clinic

Community Sponsors

Ollis and Company
Big Fish
First Impressions Printing
Hiland Dairy
Buzbee Dental

Media Sponsors

Springfield News-Leader
100.5 The Wolf
Springfield Business Journal