to support individuals with Down syndrome

6th Annual Relay and Run for 21 

Please join us Sunday, March 19, 2017, for the 

On Sunday, March 19, 2017, come TACKLE 21 KILOMETERS
​(13.1 MILES) ON YOUR OWN OR AS PART OF A 3-PERSON RELAY TO HELP SUPPORT 3 GREAT CAUSES! OR TAKE PART IN THE 7K OR 2.1K!


The Relay and Run for 21 - held each year just before World Down Syndrome Day - helps to raise money for the  Down Syndrome Association of Greater St. LouisDADS Community Outreach Fund and the Pujols Family Foundation. The 21 represents the third 21st chromosome, and 21 kilometers is the approximate distance for a half marathon. 


Events include a 21K (half marathon), a 21K 3-person relay, 7K run and 2.1K walk. New for 2016, the course will feature three loops through the streets of Clayton and U-City, with the start, finish and relay exchanges all taking place on Forsyth Blvd at Shaw Park. ​Race amenities include a race shirt, finisher medal and finish line food and more. For more, see our details page and course page

Thank you everyone who came out for our 5th annual event!