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Frankenstein Marathon
Spirit of the Osage

50,000 Meter Endurance Run

The Venue

Happy Halloween!!!! This ghoulish race will start from the Frankenstein Community Ball Park in Frankenstein, MO. That's right, Frankenstein...

From St.Louis, take Highway 44 west to the Jefferson City Exit. Go west on Highway 50 to Highway 100 North, in the town of Linn. Go 5 miles to Highway C. Take Highway C to the Frankenstein Community Ball Park.

From Jefferson City, take Highway 50 East to the town of Linn, go left on Highway 100 North. Turn left on Highway C to the Frankenstein Community Ball Park. The ballpark is on the right.

Mapquest Map of Frankenstein, MO US

The Course

This is a hilly 100% pavement loop course. It goes through the towns of Frankenstein, Bonnots Mill and Linn. There is an out and back for the 50K.

Marathon Course Map

2009 Frankenstein Marathon and Spirit of the Osage 50K

The race will be held on Sunday, November 1, 2009. Start time is 8:00 am for both races, with a limit of 9 hours.

The fee is $45 for the Marathon, and $50 for the 50K, if received by September 15th, 2009. Thereafter add $10 for each. All entrants will receive a confirmation via email. No refunds. No race day entries. Race limited to 200 runners. Must be at least 18 years of age on race day to enter.

Registration is available via beginning January 3, 2009. For more information and for the entry form in a Word document, click here.

Packet pickup: Will be on Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at Settle Inn, Linn, MO. Also, on Sunday at the Frankenstein Community Ball Park from 6:30 am until 7:45 am.

Awards: Belt buckles for the 50K finishers. Finisher medals for the marathon finishers. Overall and age group awards.

Aid Stations: Aid stations will be approximately every 4 miles. Runners will be provided with water and sports drink.

Host Hotel: Settle Inn 1639 Highway 50 East Linn, MO 65051

There is NO shuttle to the race site.

Jefferson City area hotels: (approximately 28 miles from the start)
Fairfield by Marriott 573-761-0400
Ramada Inn 573-636-5101
Comfort Suites 573-636-0300
Holiday Inn Express 573-634-4040

Hotel in Linn: Linn Motel 1221 E Main St, Linn Mo 65051, 573-897-2999

Bed & Breakfast in Bonnots Mill: Dauphine’s 100 Iris Ave, Bonnots Mill, MO 573-897-4144

2008 Results
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