On behalf of the Mercedes Marathon staff, The Bell Center for Early Intervention Programs and all of our sponsors, thank you to our thousands of individual volunteers and volunteer groups who make this charity race weekend happen! We could not “run” this race without you.


To our 2015 Most Creative/Energetic
Group Award Winner
who takes home the $250 cash prize

Oak Mt. High School Key Club

They worked our ARC Realty sponsored water station at the Pepper Place located at approximately miles 11 and 24 on 2nd Ave., S.

Past year winners of the Creative/Energetic Group $250 award are:

2014 – Mt. Brook High School Interact Club
2013 – Horizons School
2012 - Hoover Football and Basketball cheerleaders
2011 – Mt. Brook High School Interact Club
2010 - Girl Scout Troops 1287 and 48 of Rocky Ridge Elementary
2009 – Homewood Middle School Builder’s Group

All groups who volunteer to work a water station can enter the contest. You must officially sign up with our volunteer coordinator and be placed at a designated area to be eligible. Selected marathon mystery runners are watching and voting. Call or email our office next year to join the fun!

Please join us next year for our
15th Anniversary
Mercedes-Benz Marathon Weekend!
February 12-14, 2016
Volunteer registration will open November 15, 2015.