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Heart of America Marathon, since 1960, held on Labor Day in Columbia, Missouri, Elevation 560' to 806'

Heart of America Marathon
Labor Day, since 1960 heart2.gif (4940 bytes) Columbia, Missouri


Hampton Inn

  • All rooms are freshly cleaned with each new guest, that includes all bedding and new comforters and duvets.  We specialize in washing our bedspreads with every new guest so you know you're getting a brand new bed! 
  • Newest hotel in Columbia-within walking distance of Farout Field, Mizzou Arena, Hearnes Center, and the University.  Also right next to the area where the race will begin
  • All rooms include a microwave and refrigerator
  • Complimentary on the House hot breakfast with over 30 items to chose from
  • Complimentary Coffee and Tea in the Lobby 24 hours a day
  • Complimentary On the Run Breakfast Bags
  • Complimentary parking
  • Large indoor pool and whirlpool
  • Fitness Center that is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week
  • Business Center and Business Library
  • Features all artwork from the University Alumni Center.  The hotel will be the striking colors of Black and Gold to represent Mizzou
  • All rooms include a lap desk for use with laptops, reading or eating, and the new signature alarm clock radios with easy-to-find music stations and easy-to-use alarm setting instructions.  They are the easiest alarm clocks to operate out of all hotel chains. 
  • The peace of mind provided by our Unconditional 100% Hampton Guarantee (if you're not completely satisfied...you don't pay!  That's your guarantee and our commitment!)

Please feel free to contact me with any questions!

Warm regards,

Julie Sizemore
Director of Sales
Hampton Inn and Suites - Columbia at the University of Missouri
Opening Summer 2008
1225 Fellow's Place (Corner of Stadium and College)
Columbia, MO  65201
Phone  573-214-2222     Fax 573-441-2242

Hampton Inn & Suites Columbia (at the University of Missouri)
If you were any closer to the University........you'd have to enroll.

The Broadway

1111 E Broadway -- corner of Broadway and Short. Located approximately 5 blocks from the finish line.

The Broadway is located 1.5 miles from the start line. Runners should plan accordingly on race day morning.

The Tiger

23 S. 8Th. Street -- half a block south of Broadway on 8th Street. Located approximately 2 blocks from the finish line.

The Tiger is located 1.5 miles from the start line. Runners should plan accordingly on race day morning.