Runner Profile: Fleet Feet Run Coach Allen Wilkinson

If you’ve completed one of the Williams Route 66 Marathon races in the past few years, there is a good chance that 39-year old dental hygienist and Fleet Feet Tulsa running coach extraordinaire Allen Wilkinson has helped you cross the finish line! His larger than life personality and infectious enthusiasm for running have made him an invaluable […]

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2017 FINISHER MEDAL REVEALED!

Each year, the Williams Route 66 Marathon presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma committee works hard for months to come up with a finisher medal that adequately reflects the size and scope of your race day accomplishments! We look forward to revealing our finisher medals all year, and the big day is […]

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Volunteer Registration is now OPEN!

TheWilliams Route 66 Marathon would not be possible without the help of more than 2,000 race weekend volunteers! Each year, volunteers help us with a huge variety of tasks, ranging from giving out finisher medals to manning the aid stations and more! Whether you’re a high school student looking to gain some community service hours, […]

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Run and eat happily! Exclusive Digital Coupon from Whole Foods Market

We all know that your performance on race day is determined long before you ever step up to the starting line. After all, why else would you spend so many hours training and refueling after your runs? Training and nutrition are the two of the most important factors determining performance on race day. While many […]

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Announcing our 2017 Race Swag!

Marathon and Half Marathon Jacket All participants in the Williams Route 66 Marathon presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma Marathon and Half Marathon will received a full-zip jacket! Our new electric blue 2017 Performance Jacket is our most luxurious jacket yet. This year’s design features a soft fleece lining inside, but maintains […]

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First Mile Event Coming July 6th!

  What could be more fun than officially kicking off training for the 2017 Williams Route 66 Marathon? How about kicking it off with all your training buddies, friends, and family at our First Mile event? We want your entire training cycle to be a blast, starting with your very first mile. Join us at […]

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Price Increases on July 15th!

 Prices will increase for the marathon, half marathon, and marathon relay at midnight on July 15th. Make sure you register as soon as possible to reserve your full-zip jacket for the best possible price! Can you believe it’s almost time to start training for the 12th annual Williams Route 66 Marathon events? We can’t, either! With […]

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Route 66 Half Marathon Honored with Awards

The Williams Route 66 Half Marathon recently received eight (yes, eight!) awards from members of The 100 Half Marathons Club! Members of the club have completed at least 10 half marathons in order to gain entry, and some members have finished in excess of 300 half marathons. In short: they know what they’re talking about […]

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Route 66 Marathon Wins Top Oklahoma Sports and Fitness Honors!

The Williams Route 66 Marathon is proud to announce that we have been named Oklahoma’s best by Oklahoma Sports & Fitness magazine! The 2016 Williams Route 66 Marathon was voted number one by readers of the magazine in the following categories: Best Overall Marathon Best Overall Half Marathon Best Event Giveaways Best Awards/Finisher Medals Best […]

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Registration Opens March 31st for the 2017 Williams Route 66 Marathon!

Mark your calendars!  The lowest registrations prices of the year are on their way! Registration for the 2017 Williams Route 66 Marathon will open at midnight CDT on Friday, March 31, 2017.  The 12th annual event is expected to sell out again, so don’t miss your chance to snag your spot early! Participants from every […]

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