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Big River Running Company is your resource for the most comprehensive race calendar in the region! Races marked with the Big River Race Management logo indicate the event is professionally timed and/or managed by Big River. Check back frequently as races are added on a regular basis. If you would like to have your race included in our race calendar, click here.

 

The 9th Annual Take Steps for Kids 5K and 1 Mile

March 26, 2017  at 3:00 pm
Washington University in St. Louis (Brookings Hall), St. Louis, MO

Only Fools Run at Night 5k Run/Walk

March 31, 2017  at 9:00 pm
O’Fallon Family Sports Park, O'Fallon , IL

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation – Spring Xtreme Hike

April 1, 2017  at 12:00 am
Hawn State Park, Ste. Genevieve, MO

Run for the Rivers 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run

April 1, 2017  at 8:00 am
Rotary Park, Foristell, MO

Run for Research

April 1, 2017  at 8:00 am
Tower Grove Park (Sons of Rest Shelter), St. Louis, MO

Work Zone 5K

April 1, 2017  at 8:00 am
MoDOT TMC Building, Chesterfield, MO

Extremely Foolish 5K Fun Run

April 1, 2017  at 8:00 am
The Annex, Collinsville, IL

Tracks N’ Treads

April 1, 2017  at 9:00 am
SIU-Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL

The Running Dead: A Race for Kenny

April 1, 2017  at 3:00 pm
Laurel Park, St. Peters, MO

Night Glow 5k

April 1, 2017  at 8:00 pm
Ste. Genevieve County Community Center, Ste. Genevieve, MO

GO! St. Louis Marathon & Family Fitness Weekend

April 8, 2017  at 7:00 am
Soldier’s Memorial – Downtown St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

12th Annual PSE Family Fun Run 5K/1 Mile

April 8, 2017  at 8:00 am
Progress South Elementary, Saint Peters, MO

Daffodil Dash 5k Trail Run

April 8, 2017  at 9:00 am
Shaw Nature Reserve, Gray Summit, MO

Go Go Gator 2017

April 8, 2017  at 9:00 am
Queeny Park, St. Louis, MO

Daffodil Dask 5k Trail Run

April 8, 2017  at 9:00 am
Shaw Nature Reserve, Gray Summit, MO

5K Run to help fight hunger in Saint Louis

April 9, 2017  at 8:30 am
Creve Coeur Lake Memorial Park, St. Louis, MO

Bunnies On The Loose

April 15, 2017  at 8:00 am
Wehner Park Festival Site Pavilion, Shrewsbury, MO

The Love Tour 5k

April 15, 2017  at 8:00 am
St Vincent Park, St. Louis, MO

Race for Refugees

April 15, 2017  at 9:00 am
Tower Grove Park @ Sons of Rest Shelter, St. Louis, MO

Resurrection Run

April 16, 2017  at 6:30 am
Concordia Lutheran Church, Kirkwood, MO

17th Annual Rez Run

April 16, 2017  at 7:00 am
First Baptist Church of Crestwood, St. Louis, MO

Cop Trot 7K

April 22, 2017  at 8:00 am
Bluebird Park, Ellisville,

Sunrise Run 5K

April 22, 2017  at 8:00 am
St. Ellen Mine Park, O'Fallon, IL

MAD Dash 5K

April 22, 2017  at 8:00 am
Tower Grove Park, St. Louis, MO

St. Louis: Tillman Honor Run

April 23, 2017  at 8:00 am
Cliff Cave County Park, St. Louis , MO

The Chain of Rocks Bridge Duathlon

April 23, 2017  at 9:00 am
Chain of Rocks Bridge, Chouteau Island, IL

APA’s Fast & the Furriest

April 23, 2017  at 9:00 am
Hollywood Casino, Maryland Heights, MO

Wildwood Arbor Day Tree Hugger Be Brave 5K

April 28, 2017  at 7:00 pm
LaSalle Springs Middle School, Wildwood, MO

Beat The Creek Challenge Run

April 29, 2017  at 12:00 am
Cedar Creek, New Haven, MO

Run for Their Lives

April 29, 2017  at 7:00 am
Owensville Memorial Park, Owensville, MO

That ‘80s Run – 10K, 5K, Radical Mile & Expo

April 29, 2017  at 7:30 am
St. Charles Community College, Cottleville, MO

17th Annual Walk with a Friend 5k Run/1 Mile Walk

April 29, 2017  at 7:30 am
Maryville Centre, St. Louis, MO
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32

A Run for Hope: Annie’s Hope 5K 2017

April 29, 2017  at 8:30 am
Route 66 State Park, Eureka, MO
Timed by BRRace Mangement

16th Annual St. Clair County Law Day Run

April 29, 2017  at 9:00 am
Belleville Square, Belleville, IL

Viking March 5K and 1Mi Fun Run

April 29, 2017  at 9:00 am
Cliff Cave Park, St. Louis, MO

Missouri KIDS Journey of Hope 5k Run, 1 Mile walk/roll

April 29, 2017  at 11:45 am
370 Lakeside Park, Saint Peters, MO

Rookies & Rock Stars Spring Triathlon

April 30, 2017  at 6:30 am
St Peters Rec Plex, St Peters, MO

Tulip Trot

April 30, 2017  at 7:00 am
Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO

Gateway Pet Guardians 5K-9

April 30, 2017  at 8:00 am
Rock Springs Park, O'Fallon, IL

Jim Schoemehl 5k: Fight Against ALS

May 6, 2017  at 7:30 am
Webster Groves High School, Webster Groves, MO

Kristina’s Race for Peace

May 6, 2017  at 8:00 am
City of Waterloo, Waterloo, IL

Lake Regional Health System 10th Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk

May 6, 2017  at 8:00 am
Lake Regional Health System, Osage Beach, MO

Walk the Cause for Needy Paws

May 6, 2017  at 9:00 am
Creve Coeur Lake Park – Tremayne Shelter, St. Louis, MO

4th Annual Micro Run

May 6, 2017  at 11:00 am
Forest Park – Lower MUNY Parking Lot, St. Louis, MO

William BeDell ARC Spring Fling 5k

May 6, 2017  at 4:30 pm
Russell Commons Park, Alton, IL

Let Me Run – St. Louis Grand Slam 5K

May 6, 2017  at 5:30 pm
GCS Ballpark, Home of the Gateway Grizzlies, Sauget, IL
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32

TriZou and DuZou

May 7, 2017  at 7:00 am
Stankowski Field, Columbia, MO

Cinco K Mayo

May 7, 2017  at 7:30 am
Webster Groves, MO, Webster Groves, MO

Roller Coaster Race 10k/5k at Six Flags St Louis

May 7, 2017  at 7:30 am
Six Flags St Louis, Eureka, MO

25th Annual Delta Gamma Run For Sight

May 7, 2017  at 9:00 am
Ball Park Village, St Louis, MO
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32 ChronoTrack-Live_97x32

RSC 5K Challenge Run

May 12, 2017  at 7:00 pm
Renaud Spirit Center, O'Fallon, MO

Mayfest 5K Run/Walk & Kids 1 Mile Run

May 13, 2017  at 8:00 am
Perry Park Center, Perryville, MO

Trauma Warriors 5K

May 13, 2017  at 8:00 am
Tower Grove Park(Sons of Rest Shelter), St. Louis , MO

Karen for a Kause 5K, 1 Mile & Children’s Mad Dash

May 13, 2017  at 9:30 am
Frontier Park, St. Charles, MO

St. Louis Mother’s Day 5K & 10K Run/Walk

May 14, 2017  at 8:30 am
Forest Park, St. Louis, MO

Striker Life 13.1K, 10K, 5K

May 20, 2017  at 7:00 am
Whiteman AFB, Whiteman AFB, MO

Hillsboro Homecoming 5k

May 20, 2017  at 8:00 am
Hillsboro City Hall, Hillsboro, MO

Big Bloom Run

May 20, 2017  at 9:00 am
Pere Marquette, Grafton,

Germantown Bulldog Dash

May 20, 2017  at 9:00 am
Schoendienst’s Field, Germantown, IL

Ferguson Twilight Run

May 20, 2017  at 4:00 pm
Ferguson Outdoor Plaza, Ferguson, MO

32nd Annual Make Tracks For The Zoo

May 21, 2017  at 7:30 am
St. Louis Zoo, St. Louis, MO

St. Louis Senior Olympics

May 25, 2017  at 12:00 am
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Mini Triathlon

May 27, 2017  at 7:30 am
Ste. Genevieve County Community Center, Ste. Genevieve, MO

CDM Mind and Body 5K

May 27, 2017  at 8:00 am
Tower Grove Park, St. Louis, MO

Run/Walk in Remembrance 5K

May 27, 2017  at 9:00 am
The Wild Turkey, Worden,

43rd Annual University City Memorial Day Run

May 29, 2017  at 7:30 am
University City Library, University City, MO

Festival of Miles

June 1, 2017  at 6:30 pm
Saint Louis University High School, St. Louis,
The Festival of Miles is a charity track meet featuring 2.5 hours of non-stop action with youth and middle school races, high school races showcasing some of the nation’s top talent and pro races featuring Olympic level athletes. A portion of proceeds from ticket sales go to an athlete/athletes in need. You don't want to miss biggest night on the St. Louis running community's calendar!  

GO! Missouri™ KT82 Trail Relay

June 3, 2017  at 5:00 am
Katy Trail, St. Charles, MO
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32 ChronoTrack-Live_97x32

Go Girl Run Half Marathon & 5K – Columbia

June 3, 2017  at 7:00 am
Flat Branch Park, Columbia, MO

The Warrior’s Challenge 5K XC Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk/Run

June 3, 2017  at 8:00 am
Camp Trinity Inc, New Haven , MO

Millstadt Half Marathon & 5K

June 4, 2017  at 7:00 am
Millstadt Village Park, Millstadt, IL

St. Alban’s Triathlon

June 4, 2017  at 8:00 am
St. Alban’s Country Club, St. Alban's, MO

SuperHero Scramble 5k

June 9, 2017  at 7:30 am
Frank Watson Parkway, Highland, IL

Carlyle Lake 50th Anniversary 5k Run/Walk

June 10, 2017  at 6:30 am
Dam West Recreation Area, Carlyle, IL

Halfmax, Quartermax, Octomax and Duathlon

June 10, 2017  at 7:00 am
Innsbrook Resort, Innsbrook, MO

18th Annual Volkslauf 10K

June 10, 2017  at 7:00 am
Fort Leonard Wood, Fort Leonard Wood, MO

Riverlands Rush

June 11, 2017  at 8:00 am
Audubon Center at Riverlands, West Alton, MO

Shiloh Troop 40 Superhero 5K and Fun Run

June 17, 2017  at 9:00 am
Klucker Hall, Shiloh, IL

4th Annual Monroe County Fraternal Order of Police 5K Run/Walk & 1⁄2-Mile Fun Run

June 17, 2017  at 9:00 am
Borsch Park, Valmeyer, IL

Red Bud Distance Tune Up 5K/1K

June 17, 2017  at 7:30 pm
Lincoln Park, Red Bud, IL

The Macklind Mile presented by Smoothie King

June 24, 2017  at 8:00 am
Big River South City Store, St. Louis, MO
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32 ChronoTrack-Live_97x32 | Online Registration Without a doubt, the Macklind Mile is one of St. Louis' most fun races that anyone can enjoy! Presented by Smoothie King, it is the area's largest one-mile road race that doubles as an outdoor, family-friendly party with beer, food, kids activities and more! The one-mile, downhill course means that anyone can participate! Whether you walk with your family members, fly down the course in attempt at a personal record or cheer on the little runners in the kids quarter mile dash, this event is high-energy and a ton of fun! With top-notch amenities and unique awards, this event should be on everyone's race calendar.    

Independence Day 5K

July 4, 2017  at 7:30 am
Bluebird Park, Ellisville,

Provident Rooster Run

July 8, 2017  at 7:00 am
Muny at Forest Park,  St. Louis, MO
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32

8th Annual Hope for Haiti 5K/10K/1 Mile

July 8, 2017  at 7:45 am
Frontier Park, St. Charles, MO

Moonlight 5K & 5 Mile

July 8, 2017  at 9:00 pm
Moonlight 5K 5 Mile, Crystal City Missouri, MO

Need for Speed 5k

July 28, 2017  at 7:00 pm
Forest Park Muny Upper Parking Lot, St. Louis, MO
To properly culminate our summer Speedwork sessions, Big River will be hosting a 5k race in Forest Park. The race will provide the perfect opportunity to test your speed now that you’ve put in the work on the track all summer. The race is also open to the public! Enjoy chip timing provided by Big River Race Management; beautiful course through Forest Park; free beer for those over 21; Powerade; pot-luck after party and free parking.  

Waterloo Optimist 5K Run & Fun Walk

August 26, 2017  at 8:00 am
Rogers Elementary School, Waterloo, IL

Race for Refuge 5K and 10K

September 2, 2017  at 8:00 am
Tower Grove Park – Sons of Rest Shelter, St. Louis, MO
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32

Walter Walk 5k Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk

September 3, 2017  at 9:00 am
Creve Coeur Lake Park – Tremayne Shelter, St. Louis, MO

Benton Park Labor Day 5K

September 4, 2017  at 8:00 am
Benton Park neighborhood, ,
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32 ChronoTrack-Live_97x32

IllumiRun 5K

September 8, 2017  at 7:30 pm
Frontier Park, St. Charles, MO

FPXC Festival Open Race

September 9, 2017  at 7:30 am
Forest Park, St. Louis, MO
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32   The Forest Park Cross Country Festival kicks off with an Open Race at 7:30am. The race is open to the public and also offers a great opportunity for coaches, parents or younger brothers and sisters to compete on the same course as the high school athletes. Maybe you haven't run a cross country race since high school or maybe you never have but always wanted to try. Either way, this is a fun, relaxed race with the challenge of a cross country course! Medals will be presented to the top 30 finishers for men and women.  

Azalea Half Marathon, 10K & 5K

September 12, 2017  at 8:00 am
Gardens at Woodfield, Nixa, MO

Mark Twain Endurance Runs – 50 & 100 Miles

September 16, 2017  at 12:00 am
Berryman Trail, Berryman, MO, MO

ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk

September 16, 2017  at 8:00 am
Creve Coeur Lake Park, St. Louis, MO

Flint Ridge Trail Race

September 16, 2017  at 9:00 am
Indian Camp Creek Park, Foristell, MO
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32 ChronoTrack-Live_97x32 The Flint Ridge Trail Run takes place at beautiful Indian Camp Creek Park in St. Charles County! The event will host two distances, 4-mile and 10-mile.The Flint Ridge 10 mile race will kick off the second edition of the Big River Trail Series! To learn more about the event, visit www.flintridge10.com.

Hills and Hollows Half Marathon, 5K Event

September 23, 2017  at 8:00 am
Valmeyer, IL, Valmeyer , IL

Piggyback Dash

September 23, 2017  at 8:00 am
Top of Autumn Hill Drive, Union, MO

Runner’s Birthday Bash

September 23, 2017  at 4:00 pm
Unnamed Venue, St. Ann,

MO’ Cowbell Marathon

October 1, 2017  at 7:30 am
Frontier Park, St. Charles, MO
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32 ChronoTrack-Live_97x32 | Online Registration
Don't miss the fun and excitement of the MO' Cowbell Marathon, Half Marathon, Relay & 5K race! This flat & fast course is perfect for beginners or those who want to set a new personal best! Come to the 7th Annual MO' Cowbell Marathon, Half Marathon, Relay & 5K as a runner, sponsor, volunteer or spectator. Have a great time with an enthusiastic crowd, over 7000 cowbells, amazing live music and much more!

Border War Cross Country Championship

October 16, 2017  at 4:15 pm
McNair Park, St Charles, MO
Cross Country Event for High School(5K), Middle School(2500m), and Youth(2500m)

Race to the Shrine

October 21, 2017  at 3:30 pm
Knights of Columbus, Florissant, MO

The Skippo – 10K Trail Race

November 4, 2017  at 9:00 am
Castlewood State Park, Ballwin, MO
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32 ChronoTrack-Live_97x32   The Skippo Trail Race is a series of three challenging distances – 10K on Saturday and a 20k and 30K on Sunday – through the beautiful Castlewood State Park. Each of the races presents a course ranging from steep grades, creek beds, the infamous “stairs” and very fast sections.  For the brave athlete, the 10K can be run on Saturday followed by either the 20K or 30K on Sunday!  At the same time, this event is open to all abilities and experience levels though we strongly encourage practicing trail running and checking out the course preview run the weekend before the race. Making The Skippo so popular is the post-race party at the pavilion and awesome amenities for all athletes.  Everyone that participates receives a finisher’s keepsake, long-sleeve quality tech shirt, on-course hydration and fuel stations, as well as awards for the top three in each age group. The Skippo has a participant cap and sells out every year so register early!  

7th Annual “D.A.R.E. to Run for BackStoppers” 5K/10K & 1/2 Mile Kids Fun Run

November 4, 2017  at 9:00 am
Millstadt Village Park, Millstadt, IL

The Skippo – 20k & 30k Trail Race

November 5, 2017  at 9:00 am
Castlewood State Park, Ballwin, MO
Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32 ChronoTrack-Live_97x32   The Skippo Trail Race is a series of three challenging distances – 10K on Saturday and a 20k and 30K on Sunday – through the beautiful Castlewood State Park. Each of the races presents a course ranging from steep grades, creek beds, the infamous “stairs” and very fast sections.  For the brave athlete, the 10K can be run on Saturday followed by either the 20K or 30K on Sunday!  At the same time, this event is open to all abilities and experience levels though we strongly encourage practicing trail running and checking out the course preview run the weekend before the race. Making The Skippo so popular is the post-race party at the pavilion and awesome amenities for all athletes.  Everyone that participates receives a finisher’s keepsake, long-sleeve quality tech shirt, on-course hydration and fuel stations, as well as awards for the top three in each age group. The Skippo has a participant cap and sells out every year so register early!  

The Hungry Turkey

November 23, 2017  at 7:30 am
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Timed by BRRace Mangement ChronoTrack_97x32 ChronoTrack-Live_97x32 Participating in The Hungry Turkey gives families a great way to kick off Thanksgiving Day while eliminating the guilt of gobbling up yummy eats later in the day. A first-class, chip-timed event, The Hungry Turkey is run in conjunction with the Thanksgiving Day Parade in downtown St. Louis. The Hungry Turkey features great swag for all paid participants, age group awards and prizes for beating The Hungry Turkey. The event also raises funds for Operation Food Search. To encourage the entire family on Thanksgiving morning to participate, the event is stroller and pet friendly.

Soggy Bottom Endurance Ultra

February 27, 2018  at 6:00 am
Soggy Bottom Trails, Sparta, MO

Azalea Half Marathon, 10K & 5K

September 12, 2018  at 8:00 am
Gardens at Woodfield, Nixa, MO

Soggy Bottom Endurance Ultra

February 27, 2019  at 6:00 am
Soggy Bottom Trails, Sparta, MO

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