Information for Members of the Marathon Maniacs and 50-States Marathon Club

Maniac Corner features the following free race day benefits for members of the Marathon Maniacs and 50-States Marathon Club. Private VIP Tent and fenced in outdoor area with volunteers to make sure you have a great experience. The location of Maniac Corner is on the course, near the finish line. It is a great place […]

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Williams Route 66 Marathon Continues to Introduce Green Initiatives

Since inception, the Williams Route 66 Marathon and associated races have implemented initiatives to reduce the races’ impact on the environment.  This year, race participants have the option to personally become involved in this project. Registrants in all races have the option to opt-out of the Williams Route 66 Marathon participant shirt.  If a registrant […]

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Growth, Improvements Begin for 2011 Williams Route 66 Races

The board of directors of Tulsa Route 66 Marathon Inc. is already preparing improvements and growth for the 2011 Williams Route 66 family of races in November.    The Williams Route 66 Marathon Expo, presented by St. John Health System, is expanding by 25 percent in 2011, to offer a wider variety of health, fitness […]

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Williams Route 66 Marathon 5k, Fun Run Events to be Held on Saturday

Due to tremendous growth in the Williams Route 66 Marathon race-day events, the board of directors of the Tulsa Route 66 Marathon Inc. have announced the move of the 5k and one-mile fun run races to occur on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011, the day prior to the regularly-scheduled 2011 Williams Route 66 Marathon on Sunday, […]

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Volunteers contributed to race day atmosphere

More than 1,200 volunteers dedicated their time to provide a great race experience for runners and walkers at the 2010 Williams Route 66 Marathon and related events.  Volunteers registered last-minute participants, staffed the packet pick-up area, set up the Health and Fitness Expo, served pasta, manned water and Gatorade stops, passed out medals and stayed […]

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Maniac Corner and the Center of the Universe Detour offer unique experiences for runners

This year’s Williams Route 66 Marathon offered two new experiences for participants – the Center of the Universe detour and Maniac Corner. Both offerings are unique in the marathon community. “We already offer a world-class marathon,” said Chris Lieberman, executive director of Tulsa Route 66 Marathon, Inc. “But Maniac Corner and the detour are something […]

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More than 9,000 run the fifth Williams Route 66 Marathon and other events

More than 9,000 runners and walkers convened in downtown Tulsa for the fifth annual Williams Route 66 Marathon and related events on Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010. Starting and finishing at Veteran’s Park, race day events included the marathon, half marathon, marathon relay, 5K and one-mile fun run. Registration grew 30 percent in 2010, and more […]

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Andy Derks wins fifth running of Williams Route 66 Marathon, Jerry Faulkner wins half marathon

Andy Derks, 30, won the fifth annual Williams Route 66 Marathon on Sunday, Nov 21, 2010. Andy is a member of the Michelob Ultra Running Team that has participated in every Route 66 Marathon and brought over 30 participants in 2010. Derks finished the 26.2-mile distance with a time of 2:32:29. Additionally, Jerry Faulkner won […]

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Dean Slatev is recipient of the 2011 Kjell Tovander Award

The Williams Route 66 Marathon board of directors along with the Tovander family announced Dean Slatev as the recipient of this year’s Kjell Tovander Award at the 2010 Williams Route 66 Marathon Pasta Dinner tonight.

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Williams Route 66 Marathon by the numbers

What does it take to produce an event the size of the Williams Route 66 Marathon? Check out the numbers below!

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