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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

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.

North Shore Trail Run
Saturday, September 6 @ Clinton State Park
This is a fun trail-running event with something for everybody. There's a 5K that's perfect for first-time trailrunners. The 10K is fun, but challenging. The half-marathon is a one-loop course of awesomeness!

Topeka Area

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.

2nd Annual Run/Walk Shawnee County Suicide Prevention Coalition
Saturday, September 6 @ Capital City High
This event is dedicated to bringing awareness and education about suicide prevention to Shawnee County residents.
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

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!

Labor Run
Monday, September 1 @ Sedgwick County Park
This family-friendly run/walk will award top-time medals for children, youth and adult groups. Following the run, stay for a pancake feed by Chris Cakes.


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