Running From Yeti - St. Louis, MO

Race: Running From Yeti - St. Louis, MO
Sat February 17 - Sat March 9, 2024 St. Louis, MO 63043 US Directions
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Run From Freddie!

5k Run/Walk

Join from Afar!

Virtual 5K

Be Part of the Fam!

Virtual 10K

Freddie Packs Each Virtual Packet

Virtual Half-Marathon

3rd Best in North America!

The mighty 5K is by far the most popular race in the U.S., with around 9 million registrants annually. USA TODAY 10Best editors and a panel of running enthusiasts compiled a list of their top 20 5K races, then we asked readers to vote for the best – and the results are in. Running From Yeti was voted the 3rd Best 5k in North America in 2023!

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at


Creve Coeur Park
13725 Marine Ave
St. Louis, MO US 63043


In Nepal's folklore, Yeti is an "abominable Snowman", who looks like an ape, is taller than an average human, and is believed to live in the Himalayas, Siberia, Central and East Asia. Yeti, during pre-19th century, has been believed to be a "Glacier Being" who was worshipped by the indigenous communities.

However, in Eastern, MO, he is a cute big fellar that we can't wait to see this February 17th, 2024 to playfully run from him, take pictures with him, high-five him, and have a chilly party with him! Freddie is excited to come to St.Louis for the first time EVER and CANNOT wait to see you!

Come join us and:

  • Run/Walk/Jog/Cartwheel
  • Earn Your Comfy Hoodie
  • Choose Between One of the Bonus Swag
  • Enjoy Tasty Treats and Food
  • Wear WHITE to match Freddie!
  • AND Dance to Some YETI MUSIC

2023 Recap Video

As of 2023, 32 States Represented!

City Specific Swag

All participants receive a City Specific Hoodie, Distance Specific Finishers Medal, Custom Bib, Choice of Camelbak Water Bottle OR Running Hat, and a REALLY GOOD TIME!

Custom Insulated Camelbak Water Bottle OR Running Hat

Insulated Bottle:

  • Custom to Event
  • Keep drinks and ice cool
  • High-Quality
  • $16 Value!

Running Hat

  • Custom to Event
  • +7 Speed and Cool Points
  • Adjustable
  • Packable
  • $36 Value!

Course Map

Event Schedule

Friday, February 16th, 2024

  • 3:00-6:00pm             Packet Pickup @ Fleet Feet Chesterfield                                           
                                      278 THF Boulevard, Chesterfield, MO 63005

Saturday, February 17th, 2024

  • 8:30-10:30am Swag will be available @ Fleet Feet Chesterfield                                           
                                                                    278 THF Boulevard, Chesterfield, MO 63005
  • Updated race information email 
  • 7:00am                      Event Site Open to Participants
  • 7:00-7:40am              Late Out-of-Town Packet Pickup
  • 7:45am                      Pre-Race Meeting & Opening Ceremonies
  • 7:50am                      Half-Marathon Starts
  • 8:00am                      10k Starts
  • 8:05am                      5k Starts
  • 11:30am                    Course Closes


Host Hotel

Aviator Hotel & Suites will be the host hotel for Running from Yeti St. Louis. Room discount is available Friday and/or Saturday evening. Must book by Jan 17, 2024 to receive discount. 
Book here. 6921 South Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis MO 63125



Complete all 3!

Complete the Kansas City, St. Louis, and Springfield, MO Running From Yeti 2024 Events to earn this SWEET Spinning Medal!

  • Compete Virtually OR In-Person
  • Any Distance at any of the Events

Trifecta Medal Link

Event Parking Map


Race Contact Info

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Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Running From Yeti - St. Louis, MO.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
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