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2021 Williams Route 66 Marathon Participant Guide

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Get Your Pre-Race Questions Answered Live Monday Night

Pre-race jitters (or excitement) got the best of you? Get your last minute questions answered and hear all of the race weekend details you need to know on the Williams Route 66 Marathon Show podcast! Hosted by Team Noisy (Fitz Koehler and Rudy Novotny), this year’s race announcers, the podcast will feature Route 66 Marathon…

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Health and Fitness Expo Moves Outdoors for 2021

As part of our ongoing commitment to keep our participants, volunteers, and vendors safe, the Williams Route 66 Marathon will be moving our Health and Fitness Expo outdoors for 2021. The move to an outdoor expo allows for increased social distancing and ventilation without mask mandates or vaccine requirements for participants, volunteers, and vendors alike….

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Announcing the 2021 Williams Route 66 Swag!

The Williams Route 66 Marathon might be famous for its award-winning finisher medals and block party atmosphere, but our race swag ranks right up there with our proudest achievements! Our 2021 race premiums have been carefully designed from the best available materials to ensure that you stay comfortable and look cool on the run and…

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2021 Williams Route 66 Marathon Safety Plan

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Oklahoma standard medal

The Oklahoma Standard is Back!

The Williams Route 66 Marathon is excited to announce the return of the Oklahoma Standard Challenge for 2021! We’re teaming up with the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon and the Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum to demonstrate the resiliency of Oklahomans.  The Oklahoma Standard Challenge is a joint effort between the Williams Route 66 Marathon…

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Welltown Brewing beer sponsor

Introducing Our New Beer Sponsor: Welltown Brewing

Is there any better feeling than crossing that finish line? If so, it’s probably taking the first sip of an ice-cold beer after a race or long run. Well, the Williams Route 66 Marathon is excited to announce that your post-race libations are about to get even more delicious thanks to our new beer sponsor,…

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Unveiling the 2021 Williams Route 66 Marathon Finisher Medal

The Williams Route 66 Marathon is thrilled to unveil our 2021 finisher medal! This special 15th anniversary medal is the first in a five-year series commemorating historic landmarks along Route 66. First up: Buck Atom, space cowboy! Buck Atom is the larger-than-life space cowboy located in front of Cosmic Curios on Route 66, and he’s…

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first mile

Win Big When You Register for the First Mile!

Williams Route 66 Marathon training season is finally here! Join us as we officially kick off training with our annual First Mile event, held on Thursday, June 24th at Fleet Feet Broken Arrow. If you’ve been to the First Mile in previous years, you know that you can expect delicious free food, drinks, inflatables, music,…

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Global Running Day

8 Ways to Celebrate Global Running Day

The first Wednesday in June is Global Running Day, and the Williams Route 66 Marathon absolutely loves to celebrate this holiday every year. Global Running Day is held just a few weeks before our official training kickoff event, the First Mile (held on June 24, 2021 at Fleet Feet Broken Arrow from 5 – 7…

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