2018 Joplin Memorial Run

  • Running : Half Marathon :
  • Running : 5K :
  • Running : Military :
  • Running : Other :
  • Running : 1 Mile :

Race Date: Saturday, May 19, 2018


Location: Memorial Hall

Address: 8th And Main

City: Joplin

State/Terr: Missouri

Zip: 64801

Country: USA

Race Website: http://www.joplinmemorialrun.c...


The Joplin Memorial Run was created to honor the 161 people that lost thier lives as a result of the May 22, 2011 EF-5 tornado that struck Joplin, Missouri.

The event started in 2003 and was known as the Boomtown Run until the name was changed in 2011 to Joplin Memorial Run. 


Starting from downtown Joplin, half-marathoners will run on city streets, passing through the path of the May 22nd tornado.  In addition,  runners will pass through the cities medical district, several of Joplin’s established neighborhoods, city parks, and golf courses.

Event details and schedule



Friday Events: Walk of Silence

Saturday Events: Half Marathon, 4 Person Half Marathon Relay, Empire 5k, Sign Designs Kid's Run


Other Info:


-) 2018 race registration is open • Registration Information



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2017 Results at: onlineraceresults.com


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