Hundreds of local residents and visitors from across the country step up at the start of the 2009 St. Louis Marathon. The event takes place every April and is organized by a private group. The St. Louis Office of Special Events coordinates the race and all other events that take place on city streets or in city parks.

Hundreds of local residents and visitors from across the country step up at the start of the 2009 St. Louis Marathon. The event takes place every April and is organized by a private group. The St. Louis Office of Special Events coordinates the race and all other events that take place on city streets or in city parks.