Volunteer registration is now open.
Thousands of people around the world will train for months to get to the Williams Route 66 Marathon, presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma. However, without the help of approximately 1,500 volunteers, these individuals are unable to cross the starting line, much less the finish line.Read More
Israeli amputee to participate in 2012 Williams Route 66 Marathon
In November, the Williams Route 66 Marathon will be hosting a special guest from Israel, Eitan Hermon will participate as an amputee in the 2012 Williams Route 66 Marathon. Hermon, raised in northern Israel, began running at age 10 and averaged 7K per day as a teenager. However, life brought challenges to Hermon’s ability to run. While […]Read More
Featured Entertainer: Promo Dave & the Haters
Urban Dictionary defines a hater as, “one who simply cannot be happy for another person’s success.” But like a true music artist, Promo Dave defines a hater as, “one who simply cannot stop rocking until your face melts off.” So if at some point along the course of the Williams Route 66 Marathon you feel […]Read More
“First Mile” event kicks off training season on July 9
Now, your first mile can be your favorite mile – and you don’t have to do it alone. The Williams Route 66 Marathon is partnering with Fleet Feet Sports Tulsa to offer the First Mile event on Monday, July 9. Join walkers and runners of all levels as they commit to a life-changing experience and […]Read More
Williams Route 66 Marathon Finisher Medal Ranks #1 in North America
Route 66 is the only event in the country to finish in the top three in as many years. Marathon runners take their hardware seriously, and rightly so after journeying 26.2 miles to cross the finish line. After finishing second and third the last two years, the Williams Route 66 Marathon finisher medal has been […]Read More
Featured Entertainer: Kirkland Field
June is here, and summer is in full swing! When you find yourself on the patio of Tulsa's Los Cabos Cantina or on the Baker Street Pub dance floor, and you feel uncontrollably compelled to just bust a move, chances are it’s because of Kirkland Field. Kirkland Field is one of Tulsa’s newest bands to hit […]Read More
Celebrate National Running Day with the Williams Route 66 Marathon and Fleet Feet Sports on June 6.
This year's National Running Day is on Wednesday, June 6, and we encourage you to declare your passion. National Running Day is held annually on the first Wednesday of June. The holiday is a collaborative effort to help bring awareness to the sport of running. To celebrate, we’re hosting a two-mile and five-mile fun run […]Read More
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma Corporate Challenge added to the Williams Route 66 Marathon
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma Corporate Challenge at the Williams Route 66 Marathon helps organizations of all sizes to promote workplace wellness, support a charity and build teamwork across departments and within your organization!Read More
Run United at the Williams Route 66 Marathon and raise funds for the Tulsa Area United Way.
The Run United! program is a great opportunity for you to make the most of your marathon experience. Learn how you can leverage your passion for a good cause.Read More
Williams Route 66 Marathon achieves sustainability certification.
The board of directors of Tulsa Route 66 Marathon Inc., announced this week that the Williams Route 66 Marathon received ReSport Certification from the Council for Responsible Sport. In November 2011, the marathon board applied for 25 certification credits in categories from waste management to community impact and health promotion. The Williams Route 66 Marathon […]Read More