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March – May 2014
Come join the grand celebration! It’s the 36th running of the St. Patrick’s Day Road Races in Manhattan, Kan. and Aggieville. Manhattan’s largest running event has drawn record numbers of walkers and runners the past four years, attracting more than 1,600 runners and walkers to Aggieville.
Saturday, March 15, 2014
8:00–10:00 Race day registration and packet pick-up
for all races and the walk at Kite’s Bar
and Grill front room (entrance on Moro
10:00 Start of 2 mile Fun Run and untimed
2 mile walk, corner of Moro and 12th Street
10:45 Start of St. Pat’s 10K Road Race,
Moro and 12th Street
12:15 Awards ceremony, door prizes and BBQ
in Triangle Park
2:00 St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Aggieville
This schedule will be followed rain or shine!
For race questions send email to:
Ben Sigle (firstname.lastname@example.org) or,
Becky Ballard (email@example.com)
9–under 10–13 14–18 19–24 25–29 30–34
35–39 40–44 45–49 50–54 55–59 60–64
All participants receive a St. Pat’s Road Race t-shirt and
post-race BBQ. The male and female first place finishers
in the 10K race will receive a pair of Mizuno shoes,
and additional prizes will be given during the awards
ceremony. Results also will be online at: www.manhattanrunningco.com
Come enjoy a Fun Run with us as we support the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program at Washburn University hosted by the Occupational Therapy Assistant Committee!
Registration can be delivered in person or mailed to Benton 106.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for a copy of the registration form.
Run along scenic Military Trail Road and finish in front of the famous Oz Museum, where you’ll be greeted by characters from The Wizard of Oz. All finishers receive a medal, tech shirt, and limited edition poster designed by a local student in a scholarship contest. Trophies for top 3 males and top 3 females. Dress as your favorite Wizard of Oz character for the costume contest! Limited spots available.
Benefits the Osage City Ministerial Warmth Fund. T-shirts guaranteed for those registerd before 3/16/14 and fee is $20.
This run is a fundraiser for the Mija Stockman family. Mija was critically injured in an accident on her way to school as a PE teacher on December 20th, 2013. Mija is currently at Madonna Rehabilitation in Lincoln, NE. The COLOR run consists of a kids run (approximately 400 m) at 3:00 and a 5k run and 1.5 mile walk at 3:30. The start and finish is at Swensson Park in Lindsborg, KS. For a registration form, you can go to: www.active.com, www.smilesformija.com, or email Holly Lindquist at: email@example.com.
The Miles of Smiles for Mija COLOR 5k Run/Walk has been set up to help the Stockman Family. Mija Stockman was in a terrible 3-car accident on the morning of December 20th and was taken to Via Christi St. Francis in Wichita, KS. She was released and transferred on January 13th to the Madonna Rehab Hospital in Lincoln, NE.
As you can imagine, the medical costs have been overwhelming for her family. 100% of all proceeds will go to The Mija Stockman Medical Fund.
Please help the family by registering for the race, or by visiting http://www.smilesformija.com. The website has information about this 5K run, as well as numerous other fund raisers setup to provide support for the Stockman Family.
Thank you so much for supporting the Stockman Family!!!!
Registration and Starting Times
Kid’s Run/Walk – approxiamatley 400 meters
1.5 Mile Walk
Start/Finish at Swensson Park (North Main/Swensson)
Route—Start/Finish by the park on Swensson Street; both run and walk will cut through the campus and get onto the trail; go south on the trail through both bridges (the walk will turn west at laundry mat); come back on the west side of trail heading north to laundry mat; go west two blocks to second street; head north at the post office back to Swennson St.; finish
**There will be six different color stations along the route**
Race Day registrations will be accepted. Prices will increase $5 the day of the race. We can’t guarantee a tshirt for registrations after March 21st.
Music and Food will be available for anyone interested after the run/walk. Papa John’s will donate????? of sales to The Mija Stockman Medical Fund!
*Interested in sponsoring this event? Please email Jenica Rose at firstname.lastname@example.org or 620-694-7423.
Thank you for your support!
The Muleskinner Mudder is a Mud Run/ Obstacle Course experience. Our day begins at 8:00 A.M. and features a military Pass-In-Review, drill team performance, kids events, kids play area, lunch for registrants, military displays and awards. Please, join us for this first annual event!
The 19th Annual Dog N Jog is an event coordinated by the Veterinary Health Center at Kansas State University and the Class of 2015. A portion of the proceeds goes towards the Kansas Specialty Dog Service Inc. There are male and female categories in all of the races. Dogs are not required for participation!
Running for Others was started in 2011 to help and support families in the Wamego and surrounding areas that were dealing with unexpected and difficult circumstances. This year the beneficiary is Madelyn McCarthy. She is a one year old girl that has been diagnosed with a rare neurological disorder called Polymicrogyria (PMG).
Spring Migration Triathlon
April 13, 2014
Welch Stadium, Emporia State Universtiy, Emporia, KS 66801
Sprint Triathlon: 400 Meters Swim, 20K (12.4 mile) Bike, 5K (3.1 Mile) Run
This sprint triathlon is a 400meter indoor swim, 20K bike on a flat highway 99 course, and a 5K run through the rolling hills of Emporia
Additional Date Information
Race Start: 9:00 A.M.
$60 until 4/5/2013
$70 from 4/6 – 4/11/2014 (Registration closes at Midnight on 4/11/14)
Age Group Breakdown: Under 19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
Awards Per Age Group: Top 3 in each age group
Awards Overall: Top 3 Male and Female
Awards Time: 11:45 AM
For Further information or questions, contact Casey Collins: email@example.com
5K registration opens at 7:30 a.m. with run/walk beginning at 8:30 a.m. Awards ceremony will follow after 5K. Kids Rabbit Dash will begin approximately 10:00 a.m. There will be lots of activities for the kids with a carnival atmosphere beginning by 8:30 a.m. An Easter egg hunt will be provided with different age divisions. A fun family event that will help raise money to help send area foster kids to a week long summer camp.
The Race for the Stars is a race run by women to benefit women. PEO Chapter GY of Abilene hosts this race as a fundraiser to assist women in their higher education goals.
Law Day 5k
The North-Central Flint Hills Area Agency on Aging, Inc., a private, non-profit organization, plans, coordinates and sponsors services across 18 counties in Kansas. This race benefits “Solutions for Seniors” provided by the NC-FH AAA. These solutions include Friendship Meals /Meals on Wheels, In-Home Care Services, Medicare Counseling and other essential services needed by many seniors and their caregivers.
41 Senior Centers serve 2,041 meals to seniors and caregivers each day.
Four Regional Offices provide Options Counseling, information & assistance and answers to questions.
Race options include a 5k run/walk. Awards presentation follows the finishing of the 5k. The race is open to everyone. Those under the age of 18 must have a guardian sign off on the waiver of liability portion in this brochure. Dogs, skateboards, roller skates and motorized vehicles are not allowed on the race course. The race will start and finish at the Blue Earth Plaza located outside of the Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 S. 3rd Street, Manhattan, KS 66502.