2018 PACE SERIES

Join us for any or all of the 16-week Series, where runners guess their finish time and then run without a watch.
Pace Series flyer

 

2018 Dates, Distances, Results and Standings:

Click on highlighted text for that day’s results.

JuneJulyAugustSeptember
6/6 –  2M  PhotosJuly 11   2MAug. 8    3KSept. 5    2.5M
June 13    3KJuly 18    3KAug. 15    5KSept. 12    5K
June 20    5KJuly 25    5KAug. 22    2.5MSept. 19    4.2M
June 27    2.5MAug. 1    2.5MAug. 29    4.2MSept. 26    3K
June standingsJuly standingsAugust standingsSept standings
  • Wednesday, October 3: Fun run, grab bag and final Series awards.

ABOUT:

Races are scored based on actual time versus predicted time – of course, you run without a watch!

Pace Series

 

LOCATION:

Forest Park Visitors Center

5595 Grand Drive, St. Louis, MO 63112

COURSE MAPS:

2 Mile – Course
3k – Art Hill, Ball Field, Cricket Field
5k – Course
2.5 Mile – Course
4.2 Mile – Course

DIRECTOR:

Don Denham

 

2018 Information:

DATES:

Wednesday nights, June 6 – Oct 3. Walkers start at 6 pm, runners at 6:15 pm

REGISTRATION DETAILS:

$1 per run, plus additional donations for snacks. No need to preregister. Just come to the Visitor’s Center just before 6 pm to check-in.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

If you are looking for an easy way to meet new friends or are new to running, the Pace Series is for you!

AWARDS:

Each month, the best 3 out of 4 races will be used to determine ribbon winners for the top 10 closest estimators. For the entire series, the best 12 of 16 races will determine trophy winners for the top 15 closest estimators.

On October 3, we will have our Annual Grab Bag Run and party. We will begin the evening at 6pm by running the 2-mile Cricket Field Course. The party will be held outside in the area behind the Forest Park Visitor’s Center. Free food and drinks for everyone. We will award trophies to the top 15 in the series. There will also be a grab bag exchange ($5 value).

 

2017 Dates, Distances, Results and Standings:

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JuneJulyAugustSeptember
June 7    2MJuly 5    2MAug. 2    3kAug. 30    2.5M
June 14    3KJuly 12    3KAug. 9    5KSept. 6    5K
June 21    5KJuly 19    3K*Aug. 16    2.5M**Sept. 13    3K^
June 28    2.5MJuly 26    2.5MAug. 23    4.2MSept. 20    4.2M^
June standingsJuly standingsAugust standingsSept standings
2017 Final Standings
*shortened from 5K (heat)   **delayed start (storms)  ^flip-flopped due to free SLSO performance at FP at 7pm on 9/13
  • Wednesday, Sept 13: The Pace Series will run the 3K course at 6pm. AFterward, we invite everyone to bring a chair or blanket and catch the St. Louis Symphony’s free concert in the Art Hill / Grand Basin area of Forest Park starting at 7:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Sept. 27: Fun run, grab bag and final Series awards.

2016 Dates, Distances, Results and Standings:

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JuneJulyAugustSeptember
June 1    2MJune 29    2MJuly 27    2.5MAug. 24    2.5M
June 8    3KJuly 6    3KAug 3    5KAug 31    5K
June 15    3K**July 13    5KAug 10    2.5MSept 7    4.2M
June 22    3K**July 20    3K**Aug 17    4.2MSept 14    3K
June standingsJuly standingsAug. standings Sept standings
Final Standings

**Shortened distance due to heat index.