CANDY CANE COURSE 5K / 10K

December 17th

Join us on Sunday December 17th the annual Candy Cane Course 5k and 10k at 370 Lakeside Park. The Candy Cane Course is a Christmas themed run that is perfect for the whole family. The fun includes a costume contest, photos with Santa, free kids dash, great post race food, and plenty of fun activities and vendors! You are not going to want to miss this one. All Candy Cane Course 5k & 10k race participants will receive:

  • Chip-timed run on a Garmin-certified course with live results
  • Everyone’s favorite custom event hoodie (must register by deadline date)
  • Custom 3″ finisher medal for all 5k / 10k participants
  • Awards for top 3 male and female finishers in each age group (every 5 years)
  • Free race pictures
  • Custom race bib
  • Special youth pricing for 12 and under

The Candy Cane Course is part of the Bodies Holiday Race Series. Sign up for the whole series for big discounts and member’s only perks. Can’t make a race, sign up for the virtual race option.

Race Location, Parking & Course Map

370 Lakeside Park (Map)
1000 Lakeside Park Dr, St Peters, MO 63376

5K Course Map  10K Course Map

Race Start Time:

The Candy Cane Course  5k & 10k will start at 8:00 A.M.

Packet Pick Up

Saturday, Dec 16th from 2:00 to 5:00 PM 

Planet Fitness, Mid Rivers Mall (map)
490 Mid Rivers Mall, St Peters, MO 63376

*Packet Pickup is also available on race day at the race location from 6:45 to 7:30 AM.

Race Pricing:

Candy Cane Course 5k & 10k fees are the same!

  • $28 through Oct 23
  • $32 through Nov 27
  • $36 through Dec 15
  • $40 at packet pickup and on race day
    *Virtual Race entries will have a $5 charge for shipping.

Youth (12 & Under) – if they want t-shirt, finisher medal, bib otherwise they can run in the kids dash for free!

  • $16 through Dec 15
  • $22 at packet pickup and on race day

Volunteers – can’t run or have someone coming to cheer you on, we are always looking for help! It’s rewarding and we will reward you with a free entry for helping out! Contact us for details.

*You must register by Dec 7th to be guaranteed a shirt, we cannot guarantee a shirt or size for registrations placed after this date.

Registration Options:

  1. Register Online Now!
  2. Sign up at packet pickup or race location.

*Paid registrations cannot be refunded or transferred, see our cancellation policy here. You are welcome to switch to a virtual race entry, up until race day, and still get your shirt, medal, and bib, but you must come pick them up at packet pickup or arrange a time to pick them up at our studio.

Race Day Schedule

We aim to provide a great race experience by keeping everything organized and on time. If any adjustments need to be made we will make announcements to keep you up-to-date. Thanks for your understanding and support.

  • 7:15-8:00 – Packet pickup & race day registration
  • 7:40 – DJ led, fun warm up
  • 7:45 – Costume contest
  • 7:50 – Kids dash
  • 8:00 – 5k and 10k race start

Immediately following your finish you will have live results, post race snacks, and finisher medals waiting for you!

Age Group Awards

Prizes for the Candy Cane Course will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in the 5k and 10k races. The age categories are: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

*If your award is not picked up on race day you will be emailed with arrangements made for pick up.

Charity Partner

Our mission at Bodies Race Company is to make a positive impact in our community. We do this by providing a healthy activity for the whole family and benefiting local charities. We want everyone to have a great time and invest in their health but we are also calling on our great community to help those in need. The Candy Cane Course wants to make a positive contribution to Operation Food Search.  Operation Food Search distributes more than 35 million dollars worth of food and necessities to 330 community partners.

We will be collecting canned food and non-perishable items. Please bring them to packet pickup or race day.  Let’s lend a hand and help Operation Food Search feed our communities with a huge donation!

Family. Fun. Fitness.