Come run a marathon only race on a portion of America’s Longest Main Street in historic Belleville, IL, near downtown St. Louis. The course also includes local paved trails and is an official Boston Marathon qualifying course with enthusiastic crowd support. The Belleville Main Street Marathon has all the amenities of a top-notch race for only $65. Register now!
Second Annual Belleville Main Street Marathon
Run America's Longest Main Street
Conducted by the Belleville Running Club & Toolen’s Running Start
Saturday, September 30, 2017
TIME: The marathon begins at 7 AM, and course support ends at 2 PM.
COURSE: The course will start and finish on West Main near First Street in downtown Belleville, IL. About half the course is on America’s Longest Main Street with the other half on portions of the paved Richland Creek Greenway Trail and MetroLink BikeTrail. The course is a Boston Marathon Qualifier (for only
$65 if you register by August 15!!!). Hydration and fueling stations will be located throughout the race course.
AWARDS: The top 3 overall winners and the top 3 finishers in each age division will receive awards. All finishers will receive participant medals.
DIVISIONS: Top Overall Male & Female; Masters (M & F); Age Groups (M & F): 19 & Under; 20 – 24; 25 – 29;
30 – 34; 35 – 39; 40 – 44; 45 – 49; 50 – 54; 55 – 59; 60 – 64; 65 – 69; 70 & Over. Due to liability and safety issues, the age limit requirement of being 18 or older is strictly enforced.
ENTRY FEES: Entry fee is $65 through August 15, 2017. Registration after August 15 is $75 and after September 22 is $85. Registration may also be mailed (please visit bellevillemarathon.com for a printable registration form). Please make checks payable to Belleville Running Club and mail to Toolen’s Running Start, c/o Belleville Main Street Marathon, 3260 Green Mount Crossing Dr, Shiloh, IL 62269. On-site race day registration 5:30 to 6:30 a.m. near West Main and First streets in downtown Belleville. Entry fees are nonrefundable. Race will be held rain or shine.
PLEASE NOTE: Your timing chip will be given to you at Packet Pick-Up (Friday, Sept. 29, 10 am to 7 pm, Toolen's Running Start, 3260 Green Mount Crossing Dr, Shiloh, IL 62269). Please provide all needed contact information on your registration form. Your registration will be held if you do not provide your contact information (phone number, email address, and home address).
ALL PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT BELLEVILLE PARKS & RECREATION DEPARTMENT AND THE BACKSTOPPERS
REFRESHMENTS & ENTERTAINMENT FOLLOWING THE RACE
FOR THE SAFETY OF ALL PARTICIPANTS – NO HEADSETS PLEASE!
ADDITIONAL INFO: Questions, Comments, Concerns? Please contact the Belleville Main Street Marathon at bellevillemarathon.com or Toolen’s Running Start at 618-628-9898 or runningstartsports.com.