Topeka to Auburn Half-Marathon
Tuesday's at Kaw Valley State Park on 6th street across from Security Benefit, 6PM.
Join us each week for hill workouts. Be warmed up and ready to go at 6PM. There is a parking lot just outside the gates. It may be dark so consider bringing your own light.
Thanksgiving Day Lake Sherwood Run
Join the Sunflower Striders Running Club (SSRC) for our annual Thanksgiving Day Lake Sherwood Run! This is a free event. The run will begin at 8:00 AM at the Lake Sherwood Clubhouse at 6910 SW Fountaindale Drive on the north side of the lake. The distance around the lake is roughly 6 miles. SSRC will provide coffee and hot cocoa at the clubhouse. Please consider bringing a canned food item which will be collected again this year for a local charity.
On-line Membership Renewal!
We've finally joined the 21st Century and you can now sign up for a new membership or a membership renewal through our on-line store!
If you haven't ever joined the Sunflower Striders or you haven't renewed your membership in a while NOW is the perfect time! Individual memberships are $21 and Family memberships are $26. Membership includes a 20% discount at Garry Gribble's Running Sports, discounts on some local races, fun runs and more! Consider signing up today!! https://squareup.com/market/sunflower-striders-running-club
Run Top City
Run Top City with the Striders every Thursday night at 6PM. Runners and walkers of all speeds are welcome and no prior experience is needed. Courses my vary but all will begin from Garry Gribble's Running Sports - Topeka.
Runners will be responsible for own well being. Please dress appropriately for weather including reflective gear for darker runs. We will practice road safety and stay to the left side of the road (no battling cars for the right of way - the car will always win!).
Topeka-to-Auburn Half Marathon Featured on Active.com
Topeka-to-Auburn half marathon is hand-picked and featured on Active.com as a good early-season race in the Midwest! It's not too late to sign up!
Personalized Running Logbooks
Runners can order a personalized logbook with their own photo and text on the cover. The logbooks can be dated or non-dated. A great feature for marathon runners is a custom marathon training program printed into the daily log pages over a 17 week period leading up to the marathon date they select. SSRC Members will receive a free copy of top selling Amazon eBook "Marathon Training" when they purchase one or more logs by entering the discount code "Marathon Training RC" in the comments section of the checkout page. An excellent gift idea for a runner on your list!