Joplin Memorial Run | Rufus Racing

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Friday & Saturday
May 18-19, 2018

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Joplin Memorial Run

The Joplin Memorial Run was created as a way to honor the 161 people who lost their lives in the May 22, 2011 tornado and to provide hope to the Joplin community while at the same time staging a first class event that runners will come back for again and again. All races will begin in front of Memorial Hall at 8th & Joplin Street in downtown Joplin. Joplin Street is one block directly west of Main Street.

Friday MAY 18
Noon-8 PM Runner Expo
Walk of Silence 7 PM

Saturday May 19
6:30 AM Half Marathon, 4 Person Half Marathon Relay 
6:45 AM Empire 5k

11 AM- Sign Design's Kid's Run 

Join us for Joplin's biggest running weekend!