Events and Group Runs
The last of the 39.3 half marathon series features a rural course.
Single-track loop course on rocky, root-bound, hilly trails on west side of Lake Perry.
Saturday, May 9, Topeka, KS
4000 women and girls cross the finish line of this KC Express sponsored event.
Both events finish on the track at Kansas Speedway, where a post-race celebration will be held.
1.5 mile run/walk; 3.1 mile run/walk/bike No entry fee, $20 donation for commemorative shirt
The half marathon is a point-to-point race, with the start just off I-70 heading north along the Bill Snyder Highway. Upon reaching Manhattan, running run down historic Poyntz Avenue, pass city park, through Aggieville and the KSU campus to the finish near the Bill Snyder Family Stadium.
This Kansas City Memorial Day tradition is sponsored by the Brain Injury Association of Kansas and Kansas City.
4th annual event held one week prior to Germanfest.
Saturday May, 30 - Topeka, KS
This event brings awareness and provides funds to combat Cholangiocarcinoma, which is a cancer of the bile ducts.
Saturday, June 13, Osage City, KS
An event to honor ultra-walker Kirby McRill who once walked from Topeka to Chicago in 7 1/2 days.
Competition for all ages, as gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded in age divisions from 10 & under to 80 and over. The race will take place on the Heartland Park Topeka drag-strip and road course and will follow the annual lighting of the cauldron kicking off the Games.
This race will once again be held on the challenging, but beautiful Iliff Commons course. Register early to receive a t-shirt.
Saturday August 9, Carbondale, KS
Saturday, September 19, Kansas City, KS