The Mercy Marathon Relay
Date: Sunday, November 2, 2014
Start Time: 7:00 am
Location: Bass Pro Shops, Springfield MO
Starting Line: Bass Pro Shops Grand Entrance, 1935 S. Campbell Ave.
Finish Line: White River Conference Center Parking Lot, 600 W. Sunshine St.
Click here to view all 2013 final results
The Mercy Marathon Relay continues to appeal to families, friends, co-workers and organizations looking to build relationships and teamwork. Marathon Relay divisions include: Men's Business, Women's Business, Coed Business, Family & Friends Men, Family & Friends Women, Family & Friends Coed, Organization Challenge (social clubs, schools, not-for-profit groups), and the Battle of the Badges (law enforcement, medical personnel, fire fighters).
The Mercy Marathon Relay is a great way to build team work within a staff and it also for building memories with family and friends.
Relay teams are comprised of five members, running or walking a distance from 3.10 miles to 7.5 miles in order to complete a full 26.2 marathon. The first and third team members will run 10Ks while the second and fourth members complete a 5K each. The final team member will run a 12K.
BUSINESS RELAY - All runners must work for the business and have been employed for a minimum of 2 months. Businesses can enter as many teams as they would like.
Business - Men
Business - Women
Business - Coed
FAMILY & FRIENDS - Must have 5 team members all age 12 or older.
Family & Friends - Men
Family & Friends - Women
Family & Friends - Coed
BATTLE OF THE BADGES - This category is open to police officers, fire fighters, and emergency medical personnel. There will be an overall winner but no division winners.
ORGANIZATION CHALLENGE - This category is open to college student teams, social organizations, not-for-profits, local clubs. There will be an overall winner but no division winners.
Packet Pick Up and Marathon Weekend Expo
- Friday, October 31, 10 AM to 7 PM
- Saturday, November 1, 10 AM to 5 PM
Packet Pick Up is held at the White River Conference Center, Bass Pro Shops. This is the building on Sunshine street directly behind Bass Pro Shops. This area will also house our Marathon Weekend Expo! There will be over 40 vendors with us for the weekend so plan to take a few minutes to walk through and get some good information. Native Eyewear, New Balance, Sof Sole Fit, Bondi Band, and Hy-Vee are among the past vendors. For a full list of 2013 vendors, check out our Expo page and keep watch for the 2014 vendor listing.