Are You Ready For SAMM?

Live runner tracking The Surgical Artistry Modesto Marathon is just TWO DAYS AWAY!!! While you’re out on the course Sunday, let your loved ones know how you’re doing. Use this link and follow the directions for runner tracking: There’s…

Fitness Expo is Saturday from 10-6

Pick up your race packet and check out the booths: Whether you’re running the Surgical Artistry Modesto Marathon or not, you won’t want to miss checking out the Golden Valley Health Centers Fitness Expo on Saturday at the Modesto Centre…

Bib Numbers Are Ready

Nothing makes race day seem so close as getting your bib number. Knowing the number you will be sporting all those miles makes things a bit more real. Find your bib number now.

Race Day Road Closures

Wondering how the Modesto Marathon will impact your driving through the city? We've got you covered. This map shows the race course through the city limits with the approximate times of road closures. 2015 City Resident Notification Map Hope…

Our Most Competitive Field Ever

Looks like we'll have a world class runner on the course, not to mention a very competitive field! Modesto's own Jon Olsen, two-time SAMM winner, has been working his way back from injury. He'll be joining the Get Fit Pace Team, pacing the 3:30…

Massage Therapists Announced for 2015 Race

Is there anything better than a post-race massage? Getting that rubdown right at the finish line feels great and starts the recovery process. The Modesto Marathon has once again formed a team of massage professionals to take care of our…

Race Course Nutrition Set

We have finalized the list of nutritional supplements that will be served at the 2015 Modesto Marathon. For electrolyte drink, Tri Berry Nuun Hydration will be served at aid stations. Gels will be handed out at several aid stations. This…

6th Annual Wine & Movie Night

This year's event will be held Saturday, Feb. 28, at the historic State Theatre in Modesto. We will be showing A Long Run, featuring Bob Anderson, who started Runner’s World magazine at the age of 17. The film follows Anderson’s pursuit…

Become a SAMM Ambassador

The Surgical Artistry Modesto Marathon (SAMM) is seeking 8 influential runners in California to represent our 2015 Race!   Applications open Monday, October 13, 2014 All applications are due Friday, October 31, 2014   Ambassador…
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SAMM Celebration Red Label

We have finalized the label for the finisher's wine bottle. Check it out. All full, half and half-relay runners 21 and over receive a bottle of this special wine.

Boston Contest Winner

The Surgical Artistry Modesto Marathon recently selected two winners in its Win a Trip to Boston drawing from those who ran Boston qualifying times in the March 2014 SAMM. One male and one female winner – Esther White of Waterford and Miguel…

2014 Modesto Marathon Posters Still Available

Did you have a great run at this year's Modesto Marathon? Maybe you qualified for Boston or set a new PR? There's no better way to commemorate that special day than with an official race poster. For a limited time, 2014 Modesto Marathon…