12/08/2010
St. Jude survivors show support for the hospital that saved them

St. Jude patient Gabriella recruited other St. Jude patients to compete during the St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend on December 4. They called themselves: Danny's Dream team.

 
 
12/15/2009
2009 St. Jude Memphis Marathon, Heroes set fundraising mark

Nearly 16,000 runners and walkers were in Memphis to help raise funds and awareness for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital during the 2009 St. Jude Memphis Marathon, Half Marathon and Memphis Grizzlies House 5K.

 
 
05/05/2009
Nautica South Beach Triathlon raises funds for St. Jude

More than 1,500 athletes joined celebrities in Miami Beach, Florida, on April 5 to participate in the second annual Nautica South Beach Triathlon benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

 
 
04/10/2009
Be a St. Jude Hero ZOOMA Denver Half Marathon

Be a St. Jude Hero ZOOMA Denver Half Marathon

 
 
02/12/2009
Life Time Triathlons

Life Time Fitness has partnered with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to join in the fight against childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. You can join the fight, too, when you register to fundraise for the kids of St. Jude.

 
 
12/22/2008
Honoring Alexa

When 14,000 people took to the streets of Memphis December 6 for the sold-out St. Jude Memphis Marathon, 75 of them were friends and family of Alexa Cooke, who ran in memory of the teen who lost her battle with cancer in May 2005.

 
 
12/10/2008
Marathon runners compete in memory of St. Jude patient

When 14,000 people took to the streets of Memphis December 6, 2008, for the sold-out St. Jude Memphis Marathon, 75 of them were there in memory of Alexa Cooke. Alexa’s Team was formed by friends and family of the teenager, who lost her battle against osteosarcoma in May 2005. Although her parents had run in previous marathon events, this was the first year for the team.

 
 
11/24/2008
St. Jude Heroes make a difference in Chicago, Marine Corps marathons

Running enthusiasts continue to show their support for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. More than 500 runners competed on behalf of St. Jude during the 2008 Chicago Marathon and the Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, D.C. in October.

 
 
08/14/2008
St. Jude Heroes are running for a reason

Each year, thousands of people combine their pursuit of a personal fitness challenge with fundraising for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

 
 
08/04/2008
Peoria runners are right where they want to be

More than 150 runners from around the country came to the St. Jude campus on July 30 for the 27th annual Memphis to Peoria Run. Despite the heat, event founder Mike McCoy assured the crowd of well wishers that "We’d rather be here than anywhere else in the world today.”

 
 
06/05/2008
Be a St. Jude Hero in the Marine Corps Marathon

Take your race commitment to the next level by becoming a St. Jude Hero in the historic Marine Corps Marathon. Sign up today to raise funds for St. Jude as you prepare for the October 26 race in Washington, D.C.

 
 
04/15/2008
St. Jude kids inspire man's dream of running in the Boston Marathon

On April 21, more than 20,000 runners will line up for the 112th running of the Boston Marathon. For Bryce Gaudian, it will be a dream come true. For the patients of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, it will mean more funds to help the hospital continue its research into finding cures and saving children. Gaudian is running in his first Boston Marathon and he is doing so as a St. Jude Hero.

 
 
12/14/2007
Runners show support during St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend

More than 11,000 runners from across the country and around the world came to Memphis, Tennessee, on December 1 to take part in the sixth annual St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend.

 
 
07/27/2007
Memphis to Peoria runners pile on the miles for St. Jude

The children and parents of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital are on the minds of a group of 170 runners as they prepare to depart from St. Jude August 1 for the 26th annual Memphis to Peoria Run.

 
 
07/11/2007
US Half Marathon joins St. Jude Heroes; so can you

The St. Jude Heroes Charity Athlete Program has become the official charity partner of the US Half Marathon.

 
 
05/03/2007
The hero next door

St. Jude Heroes are regular people who raise money for St. Jude while participating in sports they love.

 
 
03/06/2007
Reserve your spot in the Chicago Marathon as a St. Jude Hero

You can be a part of history by running in The 30th Anniversary LaSalle Bank Chicago Marathon on October 28 as a St. Jude Hero. Sign up today and make a difference in the lives of children fighting cancer and other catastrophic diseases.

 
 
11/08/2006
Join the St. Jude Heroes

Go the extra mile and make a difference in the life of a child ... run for a reason. St. Jude Heroes across the country compete in sporting events to raise money for children who are fighting cancer and other life-threatening diseases at St. Jude.

 
 
01/30/2006
St. Jude Heroes run to fight childhood cancer

Thousands of Americans have made New Year's resolutions to get in shape, but few manage to follow through. You can give yourself extra motivation and double the benefits of your resolution by getting in shape ... for St. Jude.

 
 
11/03/2004
Heroes run in Marine Corps Marathon for St. Jude

Two hundred thirty runners represented St. Jude in the 29th annual Marine Corps Marathon on Oct. 31, 2004.

 
 
09/22/2004
Save $10 on St. Jude Memphis Marathon and Half Marathon registration

Register today for the St. Jude Memphis Marathon and Half Marathon and save $10.

 
 
08/26/2004
Become a St. Jude Hero

Have you been thinking about running but just can't get motivated to do it? Or maybe you've been running for a while and now want to challenge yourself by competing in a race, but you don't know where to start?

 
 
02/06/2004
St. Jude dad is 'Hero' for his son

Five years ago, doctors diagnosed a brain tumor in Joey's 10-year-old son, Luke. The tumor was causing the right side of Luke's body to become weak. Ninety percent of the tumor was removed but three months later, it began growing back.

 
 
06/20/2003
Second Annual St. Jude Memphis Marathon

Been looking for a reason to start running? Looking to run in a competitive, yet fun race? Then join us in Memphis, Tennessee, on Dec. 6, 2003, for the second annual St. Jude Memphis Marathon and Half-Marathon.

 
 
05/19/2003
Runners go the distance for St. Jude in 2001 Marine Corps Marathon

On Oct. 28, Scanlan will join 16,000 other athletes participating in the 26th annual Marine Corps Marathon, a 26.2-mile test of endurance and stamina through the streets of Washington, D.C. Scanlan and 400 other competitors from 28 states will run ...