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Location: Columbia, MO US 65201 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
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Event Time Price Details
1/2 Marathon
7:00AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT
Price increases September 15, 2017 at 11:59pm CDT
7:30AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT
Price increases September 15, 2017 at 11:59pm CDT
Stephen's Lake Park
2001 E Broadway
Columbia, MO US 65201

The 2017 Roots N Blues N BBQ Half Marathon and 10k takes place September 30th, in Beautiful Columbia, MO.  Runners get to experience live music on the course as they run through Columbia's trails, the beautiful downtown and the University of Missouri Campus before finishing at Stephen's Lake Park.  

After the race participants can chow down on complimentary BBQ and Beer while listening to more live music.  All Participants will also receive a discount voucher to the Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival, allowing them to purchase tickets at a discounted price at the festival gate.  Vouchers for the discounted ticket will be in the runner's packets.

Come experience one of the midwests best events!  All runners will receive a special edition race shirt, one of the best finishers medals and a free BBQ sandwich and beer at the end of the race.

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This may be your first race or your hundredth race. Whatever your skill level, this training plan will help you achieve your goal. Before you begin this training program, ask yourself: What is my goal? Why do I want to train? Is it to cross a ½ marathon off of your bucket list: Is it to beat your personal best? Is it to manage your weight? To spend time with friends? Decide why YOU are training so we can understand what you would like to accomplish and how we can help you get the most from this program. Happy training everyone!

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