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May 20, 2017
The Joplin Memorial Marathon was created as a way to honor the 161 people who lost their lives in the May 22, 2011 tornado & to provide hope to the Joplin community while at the same time staging a first class event. With two days of competitive running, running related events & entertainment, there is something for everyone! **NEW THIS YEAR** 5 Person Marathon Relay