18,000 runners. 26 mile course. Please be patient, careful.
Beginning today, the following roads will be closed for the Go! St. Louis Weekend festivities: Pine, between Tucker and 15th; Chestnut, between Tucker and 15th; 13th, between Market and Pine and 14th, between Market and Pine for staging of the marathon. Most closures will only be in effect on Saturday and Sunday. On Sunday, the marathon begins at 7 a.m. at 14th and Market; proceeds east on Market to Tucker; south on Tucker to Chouteau, east on Chouteau to Broadway; South on Broadway to 7th; South on 7th to Victor; goes through Soulard, back through Downtown, to the Central West End and into the County. The race will end with runners coming down Market and finishing on 14th Street.
In addition, highway ramps into this area will closed while most runners are on the course.