Our son, who is 8, has epilepsy and for the last 4 years we have held an epilepsy walk to raise epilepsy awareness in Manhattan, KS. This year, we are adding a 5K and hope you will join us! The run/walk takes place in the River Pond area of Tuttle Creek State Park. The is is a great and safe place to bring all family members to participate in either the 5k and/or 1 mile walk. Please click on our website for more information.
Join us for our Glow in the Park 5K and 1 Mile walk/run! Your registration includes: dri-fit glow in the dark shirt, glow body paint, Papa Johns pizza, Beer Garden, Mascot Dance Off, Chip timing, Live results to your phone, Facebook, and Twitter, a Glow Run Snapchat filter and participant medals. Register today at www.bbbssalina.org/glow!
The Rural Route 13.1 offers a variety of events that take runners, walkers, and bikers along a scenic tour of rural Jewell County Kansas. Rolling hills challenge participants while providing stunning views of the countryside. After crossing the finish line, everyone is invited to enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast made from locally-sourced food. All participants will receive a performance material t-shirt, customized race bib, and the opportunity to personalize their own finisher medal – a limestone rock, native to Jewell County.
The Rural Route 13.1 has races for all ages and levels to experience. Each race has an adult (18 and over) and youth (17 and under) category. Adult races are $40; youth races are $20.
10 K Run/Walk
13.1 Mile Bike Ride
6.2 Mile Bike Ride
If you’re seeking a competitive race, we offer cash prizes to top placers. If a morning of family time and fresh air is more your pace, our event is family friendly. For those members of your household not old enough to participate, jogging strollers and bike trailers are welcome.
Packet pick-up and registration will be available the evening before the event as well as from 7:00-7:45 AM on race day.
10k Races being at 8 AM; 13.1 mile races will begin immediately after. Breakfast will begin being served at 8:30 and will continue until the last participant finishes!
The statewide fitness initiative, Walk Kansas, which is organized by K-State Research & Extension, will hold its 2nd Annual Walk Kansas 5K for the Fight plus 1.5-Mile Fun Walk and 50-yard Kids’ Fun Run on the beautiful Kansas State University Manhattan campus. All proceeds will support the university’s Johnson Cancer Research Center. This is open to everyone, not just Walk Kansas program participants.
Run to benefit 2nd Down Sports. Your participation will help fund scholarships and provide sports equipment to area youth.
Dress to represent your favorite sports team – prizes given for most creative!
Medals for top three finishers in each age group, door prizes/raffles after race
Enjoy the beautiful Blue River Rail trail in the 4th Annual Mother’s Day Dash Family Fun Run and 5K! The Little Black Dress Alliance is proud to host the fourth Mother’s Day Dash. All proceeds go toward a scholarship fund, supporting outgoing senior girls in Marshall County. Add to your wonderful Mother’s Day weekend with something special for moms and families. Each registration is $25, and kids 12 and under run FREE with a paid adult!
FAMILY FRIENDLY!! LOWEST ENTRY FEE! Enjoy the scenic countryside of rural Riley County! 10K and 5K are a combination of gravel and pavement. The mile (which includes a “Faster Pastor” competition) is out and back on pavement. Unique custom trophies for top 3 male and female in the 10K and 5K. Age group awards to 6-deep. FREE BREAKFAST during the award ceremony. Prizes for the kids!
Location: Heritage Park, Washington and 5th St, Junction City, KS, 66441
Time: 5K and 10K: 7:00 AM, Fun Run 1 Mile: 8:30 AM
Price: 5K* – $25, 10K* – $30, Fun Run Mile – Free
(*$5 Increase after 6-20-17 and NO Guarantee of T-Shirt)
Race Day Registration is available for 5K – $30, 10K – $35, (but no T-Shirt is guaranteed)
Packet Pick up:
Early: July 2, 2016 10 AM – 6 PM, July 3, 2016 12 PM – 5 PM
Manhattan Running Company, 1129 Garden Way, Manhattan, KS 66502
Race Day: Heritage Park – starting at 5:30 AM
Brochure: Freedom Run Brochure
Strollers are allowed, dogs are not allowed.