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Kansas City Area

Psych Night 5K & 10K Trail Run
Friday, August 1 @ Wyandotte County Lake
Be a part of the oldest night trail race in the Midwest!

Farmstead Stampede OP5K
Saturday, August 9 @ Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead
This competitive and non-competitive event uses CHIP timing. The course will use a portion of the Overland Park trail system that winds around St. Andrews Golf Course.

Strut for the Streaks 5K
Saturday, August 16 @ Blue Valley Recreation Complex
Participate in a 5K walk/run or a one-mile fun run. A portion of the proceeds go to Blue Valley Blue Streaks, a local Special Olympics team.
Lawrence Area

Running for Food, Running for Health
Saturday, July 26 @ 2700 Harvard Road
This race is a certified, scenic 5K benefiting the Growing Food, Growing Health School Gardens at West Middle School, Sunset Hill Elementary and Hillcrest Elementary.

Run to Free 5K
Monday, September 1 @ South Park, corner of Massachusetts & 11th
This race raises funds for organizations that fight human trafficking and help victims. The Willow Domestic Violence Shelter in Lawrence is one of this year's recipients.

Topeka Area

Sunflower State Games Cross Country 5K
Sunday, July 26 @ Iliff Commons at Indian Woods
This race follows the most challenging and aesthetic cross country course in Kansas. It includes rolling prairie, native woods, rugged ascents and two creek crossings.

Big Shunga 8K Run & 5K Walk
Saturday, August 2 @ Crestview Community Center
Sign up early for this challenging, scenic and fun cross country run. The run will start at Crestview Community Center and travel down the Shunga Trail and into Big Shunga Park.

Royal Valley FFA Farmer Dash
Saturday, August 9 @ Hoyt City Park, Hoyt, KS
Support the newly established Royal Valley FFA Chapter. The 5K Farmer Dash will include eight obstacles from hay bale jumping to a pig bath and saw horse hurdles.
Central Kansas

Brew 2 Shoe 10K Road Race
Saturday, August 2 @ Tallgrass Brewery, Manhattan, KS
This event is a point-to-point race from Tallgrass Brewery to Manhattan Running Company. Proceeds will go to the Special Olympics.

Mercy's Wild Run at Sunset Zoo
Saturday, August 16 @ Sunset Zoo, Manhattan, KS
Starting and ending at Manhattan's Sunset Zoo, this event raises awareness about heart health and the overall benefits of exercising. A kids' Fun Run will also take place mid-morning inside the trails of Sunset Zoo. Proceeds benefit the community health initiatives at Mercy Regional Health Center.

5K Run for the Brand
Saturday, August 23 @ The Orchard, 1128 N Hwy 99, Emporia, KS
This race features unconventional ranch obstacles that will be fun for all. A stick horse race for kids 12 and under will follow the 5K. All proceeds will benefit the Ranchland Trust of Kansas, a non-profit organization affiliated with the Kansas Livestock Association.

Wichita Area

Christmas in July 5K
Saturday, July 26 @ Rice Park Building, Hutchinson, KS
All proceeds from this race will benefit the Reno County Toy Run Association which helps provide Christmas to underprivileged children and youth in Reno County.

Rock n' Route Triathlon
Sunday, August 3 @ Rock River Rapids, Derby, KS
This outdoor triathlon will challenge you with the best Derby has to offer. The triathlon will consist of a 400-meter swim in the Rock River Rapids pool, a 12-mile bike ride and a 5K run in Derby.

Wichita Ninja Dash
Saturday, August 9 @ JEEPS Motorcycle Club
This is not your average obstacle course - it includes 10 to 12 physical and mental challenges from the minds of professional martial artists!

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