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 2017 Most Creative/Energetic Group
Award Winner
who takes home the $250 cash prize

Alpha Phi Sorority, University of Alabama

They worked our Water Station located at approximately miles 8.5/21.5

at the Independent Presbyterian Church

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

 2016 – Alabama Teen Challenge

2015 – Oak Mt. High School Key Club

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

17th Anniversary

Mercedes-Benz Marathon Weekend!

February 9-11, 2018

Volunteer registration will open November 15, 2017



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