Joplin Memorial Run

Half Marathon:The half marathon relay will be held Saturday, May 18, 2019

4 Person Half Marathon Relay: The 4 person half marathon relay will be held Saturday, May 18, 2019. The legs will be 5k, 5k, 5k, and 3.8 miles

10K: NEW this year!  The 10K will be held Saturday May 18, 2019.

5K: The Liberty Utilities 5K will be held Saturday, May 18, 2019.

Kid’s Run: The Sign Designs Kid’s Run is a one-mile run that will be held Friday May 17, 2019, at 6:00 PM from Memorial Hall. Running, walking, skipping is all permitted. A parent can run with their child for no extra cost.

Walk of Silence: The Walk of Silence is an event open to the community at no charge. 161 banners honoring the victims killed in the May 22, 2011, Tornado will line Joplin Street from 9th to 20th street. At 7:00 P.M. on Friday May 17, 2019. This stretch of road will be closed to traffic and we will have a time of remembrance and silence for people to walk the corridor of banners. No pets please, children are welcome, we just ask that everyone be respectful of this time. The road will open back up to traffic at 8:00 P.M.

Race Limit Start Cutoff
Liberty Utilities 5k 2 hour 6:45 AM 8:45 AM
Half & Half Relay, & 10K 4 hours 6:30 AM 10:30 AM
Sign Designs Kid’s Run 45 mins 6:00 PM 6:45 PM


May 18 2019


6:30 am