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Kansas City Area

Labor Day 5K Run & Walk
Monday, September 7 @ Leawood City Park
Immediately following the race, visit the Lion's Shelter for post-race awards and an "all-you-can-eat" pancake breakfast provided by the Leawood Lion's Club.

Home Run for Safety
Sunday, September 13 @ Shawnee Mission Park
The event festivities will begin at The Theater in the Park at Shawnee Mission Park and the race is on a scenic paved trail. This fun filled event will feature a 5K run/walk, a 3K run/walk and a 0.4K kids' fun run.

2015 Kansas City Zoo Run for the Orangutans
Saturday, September 26 @ Kansas City Zoo
The Kansas City Zoo Run features a different featured species each year. All participants receive this year's featured species t-shirt and finisher's medal, free race-day entry into the zoo, and a hot breakfast at the award/expo area.
Lawrence Area

Red Dog's Dog Days Fun Runs
Saturdays, 7 a.m. & 7:45 a.m. @ Lied Center, University of Kansas
Red Dog's Dog Days is a free fitness program open to all members of the Lawrence, KS community.

Bleeding Kansas 50K & Half Marathon Trail Run
Saturday, September 19 @ Clinton State Park, Lawrence, KS
The two run courses will cover a variety of hilly terrain consisting of dirt trails, grass trails and gravel roads. All athletes will receive a finisher medal.

Cooper's Cause 5K Run
Saturday, September 26 @ Rock Chalk Park
Funds raised from this event will help families without health insurance cover costs related to treatments for pediatric heart conditions.

Topeka Area

Capitol Craze 5K & Muddy Buddy Mile
Saturday, September 12 @ St. Francis River Hill, 6th & Wanamaker
This event features challenge course style obstacles, mud pits and trail running.

Race Against Breast Cancer
Saturday, September 12 @ Topeka West High School
This event supports a no-cost mammogram program in northeast Kansas.

Trot for Tots 5K
Saturday, September 26 @ Lake Shawnee Shelter House #1
All proceeds will benefit the TDC Learning Centers, Inc., Scholarship Fund to make early education accessible to as many families as possible.
Central Kansas

Saline County Relay for Life
Saturday, September 12 @ Hanger Indoor Sports Complex, Salina, KS
The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is the world's largest and most impactful fundraising event to end cancer. It unites communities across the globe to celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action to finish the fight once and for all.

Relay for Life of Lyon County
Saturday, September 19 @ Lyon County Fairgrounds, Emporia, KS
The American Cancer Society is helping save more than 400 lives a day. Join this impactful fundraising event to help end the fight against cancer.

Relay for Life of Riley County
Friday, September 25 @ Manhattan City Park, Manhattan, KS
The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is the world's largest and most impactful fundraising event to end cancer. It unites communities across the globe to celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action to finish the fight once and for all.

Wichita Area

Hornet Hustle
Saturday, August 29 @ Kansas Coliseum, Valley Center, KS
The Hornet Hustle was founded in 2009 by the Abilene Elementary PTO to replace traditional product sales fundraisers and promote physical fitness. The race has been the most successful fundraiser in the school’s history.

Walk to Defeat ALS
Saturday, September 19 @ The Waterfront
More than just a few-mile trek, the Walk to Defeat ALS® is an opportunity to bring hope to people living with ALS, to raise money for a cure, and to come together for something you care about.

Oktoberfest Run for the Poor
Saturday, October 3 @ Douglas Avenue & Circle Drive
Kick off the Oktoberfest activities with one of the best 5K races in Wichita. Run through scenic and historic College Hill and finish up smack dab in the middle of the annual Oktoberfest celebration, featuring live music, inflatables, rides for the kids, German food and refreshments.


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