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Ready.Set.Glow! Run for a Cure 5K @ University Crossing
Nov 21 @ 5:30 pm
Ready.Set.Glow!  Run for a Cure 5K @ University Crossing | Manhattan | Kansas | United States

Fight the Fight! But do it in neon at the “Ready. Set. Glow! Run for a Cure” 5K event Friday the 21st. Sign up at https://register.chronotrack.com/reg/form?eventID=11186. Help us support this great cause and have fun at the same time!



Frosty 5k and Merry Mile @ Salina Running Company
Nov 22 @ 8:30 am – 10:45 am
Frosty 5k and Merry Mile @ Salina Running Company | Salina | Kansas | United States

Frosty 5K, Merry Mile and Santa Sprint (for kids).


Printable Registration Form

Date:  Saturday, November 22nd
Register Online through November 21st
Early Packet Pick-up: Friday, November 21st at Salina Running Company – 10am to 7pm
Location: Salina Running Company 122 S. Santa Fe, Salina, KS 67401

Course: The race features a beautiful course, winding down Santa Fe Ave, through Kenwood & Oakdale Park and finishing in the heart of Salina’s exclusive shopping, dining and entertainment district. To view the race map for Frosty 5k, click here. To view the race map for Merry Mile Run/ Walk, click here.

Entry Fee: 

Frosty 5K Run Merry Mile Run/Walk Kids Santa Sprint 
$25 (Long Sleeved T-shirt) $15 (Long Sleeved T-shirt) $4 (Santa Hat)
$30 after November 7th $20 after November 7th $5 after November 7th

Awards: Frosty 5K & Merry Mile

  • Overall Male and Female 

  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards for male and female in the following age groups:

    5 & under, 6 – 10, 11 -14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70 and up

Santa Sprint Awards – All participants will receive a participation ribbon. 

1) Online – Click Here through November 21st
2) Walk- in – Salina Running Company, 122 S. Santa Fe, Salina Store Hours – Monday through Friday 10AM – 7PM, Saturday 10AM – 5PM
3) Mail – Please mail your registration form with payment to Salina Running Company, 122 S. Santa Fe, Salina, KS 67401- – Make checks payable to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Salina.

Race Day: Schedule of Events
7:00 AM – 8:30 AM – Registration/ Packet Pick-up
9:00 AM -Frosty 5K and Merry Mile
10:00 AM – Santa Sprint

Join us at Campbell Plaza across from Salina Running Company after the races for live entertainment, awards, and refreshments!

All event times are estimates and are subject to change.

Contact: For more information please contact Michelle Peck at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Salina at 785-825-5509,michellep@bbbssalina.org





Elf & Eggnog 5K Challenge, 5K Run & 1 Mile Fun Run @ Cottonwood Falls, KS
Nov 29 @ 8:30 am
Elf & Eggnog 5K Challenge, 5K Run & 1 Mile Fun Run @ Cottonwood Falls, KS | Cottonwood Falls | Kansas | United States

The Chase County Chamber of Commerce Country Christmas Ugly Sweater Run Presents the


Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 8:30am
At the Falls (Intersection of Broadway & Mill St), Cottonwood Falls, KS 66845

This year we are featuring a 5K Eggnog Challenge, a 5K, and a 1 Mile Fun Run! The 5K Eggnog Challenge will consist of stops throughout the run, where only those with the strongest of guts, will accept the challenge of drinking eggnog throughout the race. Bring your pointed shoes and your best elf attire, and celebrate the holiday season with a cup of EGGNOG!!!

8:00am = Registration
8:30am = 5K Eggnog Challenge & 5K Run starts
9:15am = 1 Mile Fun Run starts
9:45am = Awards

Awards for Top 3 Male/Female in 5K Challenge & Top 3 Male/Female in 5K Run & Best Dressed Male/Female Elf

5K – $25 includes a T-Shirt if registered by 11/24/2014, afterwards, T-shirts cannot be guaranteed

1 Mile Fun Run – Free to participate.
$15 for a T-shirt

Race day Registration will be available

For more information, please contact
Chuck Maggard at 620-794-8824 or
The Chamber Office at 620-273-8469

Entry Fee must accompany entry form and is non-refundable.
Please complete one registration form per person OR

Complete one online at:


Winter Runderland 5k and 5k Donut Challenge @ Anneberg Park
Dec 7 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Winter Runderland 5k and 5k Donut Challenge @ Anneberg Park

Your choice! You can do the normal 5k course or you can spice it up by competing in the 5k Donut Challenge!  The 5k Donut Challenge is a race designed to test your fitness and your stomach.  Runners will be required to stop two different times throughout the 5k course and at each stop eat two Varisty Donuts Otis donuts.  You will be required to stop and eat the two donuts completely before you can proceed on the course.

This year the proceeds with be going to benefit Girls on the Run.


This is not a closed course. Please take caution if you are going to push a stroller, run with a dog or listen to music.

Race Information:

Date: Sunday, December 7th, 2014

Race Time: 3:00pm

Location: Anneberg Park – South end by group shelter


Entry Fee: $25 prior to November 26th; $30 on or after November 26th

Prizes: Medals will be given to the top 3 in each age group and a plaque will be given to the individual male and female champions from each race.

Age Groups: 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+


Sponsored By: Manhattan Running Company, Varsity Donuts, Copy Kats and Junior League

Jingle Bell Run @ First Presbyterian Church
Dec 7 @ 5:00 pm
Jingle Bell Run @ First Presbyterian Church | Manhattan | Kansas | United States

The Jingle Bell 5K chip timed run takes you through downtown Manhattan. Also, there is a 1.5 mile Fun Run/Walk. Get into the spirit this holiday season with this family-friendly event. Dress up in some fun festive attire, wear Christmas lights or reindeer antlers and enjoy the season. There will be a light dinner and treats after the run.


5K Before Christmas @ Emmanuel Foursquare Church
Dec 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
5K Before Christmas @ Emmanuel Foursquare Church | Salina | Kansas | United States

This is a fund raiser to benefit Emmanuel Foursquare’s missions trip to El Salvador. Join us after the race for free chili and awards. There will also be a costume contest – wear your best holiday costume during the 5K.

Polar Plunge and 5K Run @ Tuttle Creek Swim Beach Area
Feb 21 @ 9:30 am

Want to support the athletes of Special Olympics Kansas? Be a part of the craziest event of the year! Run in our 5K Polar Strut! This event is held right before the Polar Plunge. You can run, plunge or do both! All preregistered runners will receive our official 5K Polar Strut gloves!

Run for the Red @ Kansas State University
Mar 28 all-day
Eisenhower Marathon @ Viola Family, host family
Apr 11 @ 7:00 am

Come to the Eisenhower and set your personal best on our flat and fast course. $2840 in prize money. Pasta dinner Friday 6-8 p.m. Free pancake/sausage brunch to runners Saturday a.m. All marathon and half receive technical shirts and finisher medals. Overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd cash prizes in all races. www.eisenhowermarathon.com

Project Soteria 5K/Bike-A-Thon @ TBD
Aug 8 @ 8:00 am

A Bike-A-Thon and 5K all rolled into one! Come one, come all! Bring bikes! Come and learn about some incredible organizations working to end exploitation of youth in our community! You can walk, run, or ride!

Races offered for Bikes: 50K, 10K fun-ride (kids)
Races offered for Runners: 10K, 5K, 1 mile fun run (kids)

Routes coming soon!

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