Register at the Expo

Registration for the 2012 Williams Route 66 Marathon will open on February 1, 2012.    

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Marathon seeks to set new world record with “Running Man”

Runners and spectators from across the country and world will attempt to set a world record at the beginning of the Williams Route 66 Marathon, presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma, on Sunday, Nov. 20.  At the race’s start line, participants can choose to do ‘The Running Man’ dance to celebrate the […]

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Bike check provides added convenience on race day

Concerned about finding a parking space race-day morning or looking for an easy way to warm up your muscles before crossing the start line? The Williams Route 66 Marathon is once again teaming up with Lee’s Bikes to provide a free bike check on Saturday and Sunday at Veteran’s Park during the weekend events.  The […]

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Please consider providing your support off the course

Because of the growth in size and logistics of our events, we need even more manpower to help us make sure every participant has the excellent race experience the Williams Route 66 Marathon and Tulsa community are known for providing. By helping you’re not only supporting the Tulsa Area United Way, you’re supporting more than […]

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St. John Kids Club medals return in 2011

As childhood obesity becomes a growing concern in Oklahoma and the nation, St. John Health System is doing something to recognize and reward kids who are enacting healthy lifestyle choices by training for and participating in the Williams Route 66 Marathon. The St. John Kids Club will once again celebrate young runners by providing medals […]

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Youth Services to receive discarded gear

Runners typically discard gear during or before races, and Youth Services volunteers will be picking up all discarded clothing at the start line of this year’s Williams Route 66 Marathon.  The clothes will be utilized by the YST Street Outreach Drop-In Center, Adolescent Emergency Shelter and Transitional Living Program. With winter fast approaching, the rescued […]

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Marathon relays – all the fun, a fraction of the training

If you’re a fairly seasoned runner, but haven’t been logging the mileage necessary to successfully complete a marathon or half marathon in two weeks, never fear there’s still a way to participate in the Williams Route 66 Marathon on Sunday, Nov. 20. Divvy up the 26.2-mile journey with your friends by forming a relay team. […]

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Marathon mile 21 named Marcus Takach Memorial Mile

The board of directors of Tulsa Route 66 Marathon Inc. recently announced that mile 21 of the 2011 Williams Route 66 Marathon is deemed the Marcus Takach Memorial Mile. Takach, 27, collapsed while participating in the 2010 Williams Route 66 Half Marathon. “The loss of Takach, as a runner and as a person, was a […]

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Course entertainment lineup now available

Staying energized and entertained while running 26.2 miles is no easy feat so to help, we’ve lined up several bands and entertainers to keep you going as you make your way through the Williams Route 66 Marathon course to victory. For a complete list of Sunday’s performers and their locations, click here, or visit the […]

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Online registration closes Nov. 13 – don’t be scared to register now

Online registration for all Williams Route 66 Marathon events closes at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 13.  Now is the time to register online and save with the current prices.  Current prices for events are: Marathon – $95 Half Marathon – $70 Marathon Relay – $160 5K – $20 Fun Run – $10 In-person registration […]

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