TULSA, Okla. (Oct. 3, 2017) – Whether you are a strolling tortoise or a racing hare, there is a pace for you this Saturday, Oct. 7, at the St. John ZooRun. Tulsa’s family friendly race features a 5k and 10k, plus the St. John 1-mile Fun Run at the Tulsa Zoo.
In its 48th year, the St. John ZooRun is the state’s second-oldest running event and the sixth-largest race in Oklahoma. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Building Beyond Your Wildest Dreams capital campaign, re-building the zoo for the benefit of our animals, staff and zoo visitors.
It is not too late to register. Stop by the Tulsa Zoo, New Balance Tulsa in Utica Square, or go online to tulsazoo.org/run to join the pack.
For the safety of the runners, the gates to Mohawk Park will close at 8:20 a.m. on race day and will re-open to the general public at 10 a.m.
The annual run event would not be possible without generous sponsors, including Title Sponsor: St. John Health System; Packet Pick-Up Sponsor: New Balance Tulsa; Individual Sponsors: Becco Contractors, Linda Brown – Real Estate, Nabholz and Robert E. Patterson; Water Stop Sponsor: Admiral Express. Hospitality Sponsors: Balanced Bodies, Brookside Nutrition, Flying Tee, Java Dave’s Coffee, Juice Plus+, Old School Bagel CafÃ©, Nothing Bundt Cakes, Panera Bread, Taste of the Wild Catering, The Donut Hole, Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods Market.