Just weeks after pulling off a very successful first virtual Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon, race officials announced the 2021 date will not be run in April as has been customary, but postponed until October 2-3 hoping for a better chance to run the race in person.
The OKC Marathon has transitioned into a virtual run to ensure health and safety of race participants.
Between Sunday and Oct. 18, participants in all 50 states will don the Oklahoma City marathon bib. The event is the largest fundraiser for the National Memorial and Museum, which has seen a decline in visitors.
Originally set for this weekend, public health concerns have temporarily postponed the 25th Annual Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon to Oct. 4.
Plans have been juggled because of the outbreak of the coronavirus, but many observances remain in place as Oklahoma City prepares to recognize victims and survivors of the 1995 Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building.
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Between April 18-19, 2020, the Oklahoma City Dodgers will honor our first responders who continue to serve our state, as well as those who were instrumental on April 19, 1995. Events include recognizing families and first responders impacted by the bombing, live displays on Mickey Mantle Plaza, the formal unveiling of the No. 168 display in left field and much more.