Oklahoma City Fitness & Running
Best Places for Walking and Running in Oklahoma City
Those who enjoy walking and running have a number of excellent choices for recreational areas in Oklahoma City. Here are the some of the best places for walking and running in the Oklahoma City metro area.
The Annual Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon
More than simply a race, the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon is an inspirational event commemorating the tragedy of April 19, 1995. Begun in 2000, the annual event has grown to over 10,000 participants and has been called one of the "12 Must Run Marathons" by Runner's World Magazine.
Oklahoma City's Redbud Classic - Run, Fun and Philanthropy
Started in the early 1980's, the Redbud Classic has become an Oklahoma City tradition for fitness and community support. The event takes place over two days in early April and features USATF-sanctioned marathons, bicycling, children's run, team challenges and more.
Oklahoma City Turkey Trot Classic
Sponsored by Eagle Ridge Institute, Oklahoma City's Turkey Trot Classic is a day-after Thanksgiving run with proceeds benefiting various nonprofit social service programs including those for at-risk families, youth and women.
Snap Fitness - Warr Acres
Located in Warr Acres' MacArthur Court Shopping Center, Snap Fitness is a 24 hour gym and fitness center offering cardio and strength training equipment, personal training and tanning.