SAMM Posters Available for a Limited Time


Did you run this year's Modesto Marathon and neglect to buy a race poster? How about any of the 3 previous years? Here is your chance to correct this over site. Artist Mike Pascale has a limited number of race posters on eBay. Don't delay! The opportunity to own a piece of your running history ends April 24th. To get your poster, visit Mike's eBay page. … [Read more...]

Bag Stuffing Night

Video thumbnail for youtube video Bag Stuffing Night - Surgical Artistry Modesto Marathon

  It takes an army of volunteers to put on the Modesto Marathon. Thank you to everyone who gave up their Tuesday night to get our goody bags ready for Expo Day. … [Read more...]

Tyre Girl Running The Modesto Marathon

Tyre Girl

Update: Read Tyre Girl's blog post about her experience at the Modesto Marathon. TyreGirl (TG) is an IT consultant who grew up in Singapore and now works in the UK. She was conceived in 2006 when she began training for a North Pole expedition with a tyre decided to enter the Singapore marathon with her tyre. Her current ambition is to complete 100 marathon/ultra marathon events by 2020 with a tyre. She has completed 29 marathons (24 marathons and 5 ultras; 848.4 miles) and DNF in a 135 mile marathon, … [Read more...]

Sneak Peak at the 2013 Race Poster

2013 SAMM Race Post

  Local artist,  Mike Pascale, has worked his magic once again. Pick up your copy of the 2013 SAMM race poster at the Expo. … [Read more...]

Last Early Volunteer Contest Winners


Thank you to the Modesto Marathon volunteers! Congratulations to the winners who were drawn this week. Nia Estrada Martha Guerrero Tonya Estrada Camie Tamraz Donna Yarnal Tawer Petros They all received a gift certificate to Bingo Ranch, a tote bag and shirt.   It isn't too late to volunteer! Sign-up here. … [Read more...]

Kevin Kline To Run The Modesto Maration

Snowdrop Foundation

Modesto sure can make a great impression on it's visitors. Such was the case with Houston radio personality, Kevin Kline. Kevin came out for our annual Movie Night. We were screening a documentary, Dear Chelsey, about his quest to run across Texas to honor 13 children who lost their battle with cancer. During his visit, Kevin ran a 20 mile training run with Teens Run Modesto and our adult training group. The experience must have been a memorable one, because Kevin and his wife, Trish, are flying out for … [Read more...]