Jan 15 — Psychodelic 5K: “Ice” Version, Wyandotte Co. Lake Park, Kansas City, Kan., 9 a.m. WebsiteEntry Form

Jan. 21 — Resolution Run 5K, Downtown Manhattan (Kan.), 8 a.m. Brochure | Information: Email, or call 785-776-9294 or 800-432-2703.

Jan. 21 — Topeka to Auburn Half Marathon, Topeka, Kan., 11 a.m. WebsiteOnline Registration

Jan. 28 — Polar Plunge and 5K Strut, Topeka, Kan., 11 a.m. WebsiteOnline Registration


Feb. 11 — Psycho Wyco Run Toto Run 50K, 20 Mile, 10 Mile, Kansas City, Kan., 8 a.m. WebsiteOnline Registration

Feb. 26 — Fancy Creek 5 Mile Trail Run, hosted by the Manhattan Running Company, Randolph (Kan.), Time TBD Website |


Mar. 3-4 — AdventureMax 10K and Half Marathon Trail Run, Innsbrook, Mo., 10 a.m. Website

Mar. 17 — 34th Annual St. Patrick’s Day 10K and 2 Mile Fun Run Road Races, Aggieville, Manhattan (Kan.), 10 a.m. WebsiteOnline Registration |Brochure

Mar. 17 — 2nd Annual St. Patrick’s Day 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run, Katy Baseball Fields, Neosho (Kan.), 9 a.m. Entry form

Mar. 17 — MyShamrox 15K, Springfield, Mo., 7:30 a.m. Website

Mar. 25 — God’s Country Off-Road Duathlon, Lawrence River Trails, Lawrence (Kan.), 10 a.m. WebsiteEmail

Mar. 31 — TenTen, 10 Mile and 10K, Milford State Park, Milford (Kan.), 9 a.m. Online Registration Hosted by the Manhattan Running Company

Mar. 31 — 4th Annual Community Covenant Church 5K Walk/Run for Warmth, Eisenhower State Park, Osage City (Kan.), 9 a.m. Entry form |Email

Mar. 31 — 2nd Annual Hill 2 Hill 5K Race, Hilltop Community Center, Herington, Kan. 10 a.m. InformationOnline RegistrationFacebook


Apr. 7 — MaxTrax Duathlon, Short Course and Long Course available, Columbia, Mo., 8:30 a.m. Website

Apr. 14 — Amy Schutter Memorial/Benefit Run 10K and 5K, hosted by Moms Running For Others, Wamego (Kan.), 8 a.m. Brochure with registration formOnline RegistrationFacebook. NEW THIS YEAR: 1 Mile Kids Race at 9:30 a.m.

Apr. 14 — Rock the Parkway Half-Marathon and 5K, Ward Parkway, Kansas City (Mo.), 7:30 a.m. WebsiteRegistration

April 15 — Spring Migration Triathlon, 400m swim/20K bike/5K run, Emporia State University, Emporia (Kan.), 8 a.m. Online RegistrationEmail

April 21 — Royal Tracs 5K and Royal Kids Fun Run, NE Community Park, Manhattan (Kan.), 8:30 a.m. WebsiteOnline Registration

April 21 — Free State Trail Runs 100K, 40 Mile, 26.2 mile, 13.1 mile, Lawrence, Kan. 8 a.m. WebsiteOnline Registration

April 21 — Together as One Run, 5K, 1 Mile and 1/2 mile, Parkville (Mo.), 8 a.m. EmailWebsiteOnline Registration

April 28 — Spring into Step 5K Fun Run/Walk, Council Grove (Kan.) Life Center, 9 a.m. EmailWebsite

April 28 — Run for Ronald 5K Walk and Run, Lake Shawnee, Topeka (Kan.), 8 a.m. EmailWebsiteFacebook

April 28 — 3rd Annual BBF Cancer Foundation 5K and 10K Run/Walk, Celebration Park, Gardner (Kan.), 8 a.m. WebsiteFacebook


May 5 — Mercy Wild Run 5K and 10K, Sunset Zoo, Manhattan, Kan.
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May 5 — Thomas Memorial Invitational Track and Field Meet (youth), Hosted by the Falls City (Neb.) Track Club, 10 a.m. field events; 1 p.m. running events. EmailMeet information and listing of events

May 6 — TriZou Triathlon (includes the DuZou Duathlon), Columbia, Mo., 7 a.m. Website

May 12 — Rock On! Perry Lake 5K, Half-Marathon and 5K, Perry Lake, Meriden, Kan., 8 a.m. WebsiteOnline Registration

May 20 — Central Flint Hills Marathon, Junction City to Manhattan (Kan.). Also features a five-person relay option. For more information, stop by Manhattan Running Company for a brochure.

May 26 — 4th annual Autumn and Friends Memorial Run, 5K and 2 Mile Run, 2 mile non-competitive walk, Tuttle Creek State Park, Manhattan (Kan.), 8 a.m. Email(for more information)

May 26 — GoGirlRun Charity Half Marathon and 5K Run/Walk, Columbia, Mo., 7:45 a.m. Website


June 2 — 39th Annual Hospital Hill Half Marathon, 10K and 5K, Kansas City, Mo., 7 a.m. WebsiteOnline RegistrationFacebook

June 15 — Poyntz Avenue Mile, straight shot mile through downtown Manhattan, Kan., 7:30 p.m. Website

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June 16 — 14th Annual Alert Road Race 10K and 5K, Includes 1 Mile Fun Run and ‘Faster Pastor’ races, Alert (Kan.) Covenant Church, 7:30 a.m. RESULTS

June 16 — Run-Shunga 5K Run/Walk, Council Grove, Kan., 7 a.m. WebsiteOnline RegistrationEmail

June 16 — Hope for Healing 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run, Lawrence (Kan.) Rotary Arboretum, 6 p.m. WebsiteOnline Registration

June 23 — MaxoMania, Swim/Run/Bike/Run, Innsbrook, Mo., 7:30 a.m. Website

June 23 — OctoMax and QuarterMax Triathlon, Innsbrook, Mo., 7:30 a.m. Website

June 30 — 2nd Annual Paws for a Cause, 1.5 mile, 5K and 10K, Dog and People Race, Randolph (Kan.) City Park, 7:30 a.m. Entry formEmail


July 4 — 36th Annual Coors Freedom Run, 5th and Washington, Junction City, Kan., 7 a.m. WebsiteOnline registration

July 8 — Psychodelic 5K: “Fire” Version, Wyandotte Co. Lake Park, Kansas City, Kan., 9 a.m. Website

July 8 — MLB All Star Game Charity 5K and Fun Run, Kansas City (Mo.), 7:30 a.m. Web siteRegistrationEmail

July 14 — Psycho Psummer 50K, 20 Mile and 10 Mile, Summer Run Toto Run, Wyandotte Co. Lake Park, Kansas City, Kan., 8 a.m. Website

July 21 — Fort Riley 10-5-2 Mile Prairie Run, King Fieldhouse, Fort Riley (Kan.), 7 a.m. No race day registration. For information, call 785-239-2172. Website

July 21 — Clay Center (Kan.) Relay for Life 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk, 7:30 a.m. Email


Aug. 3 — Psych Night 5K and 10K Trail Run, Wyandotte Co. Lake Park, Kansas City, Kan., 8 p.m. Website2011 Results

Aug. 4 — 4th Annual Brew to Shoe 10K, Point-to-Point from Tallgrass Brewing Company to Manhattan Running Company, Manhattan (Kan.), 7:30 a.m. Information

Aug. 18 — Run Back to School 2012, 5K run/walk and Kids Fun Run, Central Elementary in Wamego (Kan.), 8 a.m. BrochureOnline registrationFacebook |Email

Aug. 19 — Manhattan Triathlon, swim 750m, bike 20K, run 5K, Tuttle Creek State Park, Manhattan (Kan.), 7 a.m. Website

Aug. 25 — Speedy PD 5K and 10K, Tuttle Creek State Park, Manhattan, Kan., 7 a.m. WebsiteEmail

Aug. 25 — Mud and Muck 5K and 1 Mile, Lee’s Summit, Mo., 9 a.m. Website


Sept. 1 — Epic Mud Run and Epic Junior (for kids), 3 Miles of Off-Road Awesomeness, Columbia, Mo., 10 a.m. Website

Sept. 1 — Clinton Lake North Shore 8 Mile and 5K Trail Run, Lawrence, Kan., 9 a.m. Website2011 Results

Sept. 3 — Labor Day 5K and 2 Mile Walk, Bill Burke Park, Salina, Kan., 8 a.m. WebsiteEmail

Sept. 3 — Labor Day Walk/Run for Justice 5K, Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site, Topeka (Kan.), 9 a.m. FREE REGISTRATION, but you must fill out the race flyer

Sept. 8 — Run to Live On, 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association (Heart of America Chapter), Frank Anneberg Park, Manhattan, Kan. 8 a.m. Facebook (entry form) | Also on Twitter, @TheRunToLiveOn

Sept. 8 — Perry Pride Fall Festival 5K and Kids Fun Runs, Perry, Kan. Online RegistrationFlyerEmail

Sept. 15 — First Annual C. Clyde Run 10K, 5K and 1 mile, Manhattan, Kan. TBD, Website

Sept. 16 — Donut Dash 5K, Weber Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kan., 1 p.m. Entry FormFlyer

Sept. 22 — Body First School Fitness Challenge, Manhattan, Kan., 9 a.m. $10,000 in prize money anticipated for local schools.Website UPDATE: This event will NOT have an Open 5K in 2012.

Sept. 22 — B-58 Hustler Hustle 5K Walk/Run, Hesston (Kan.), 6 p.m. Website

Sept. 23 — Apple to Capital, Manhattan to Topeka Relay, 69.53 miles (12 legs). Six to eight person teams; begins at Manhattan Running Company, 6 a.m. Website |Email

Sept. 29 — Ruby Slipper 10K and 2 Mile Fun Run, Wamego, Kan. 7 a.m. Website

Sept. 29 — Friends of the Salina Animal Shelter Wagathon 5K, Webster Conference Center, Salina (Kan.), 8:30 a.m. Online registrationEmail

Sept. 30 — Blues and Brews 10 Miler and 5K, Includes “Brews Brothers Relay” and live music, Downtown Kansas City (Mo.), 7 a.m. Website


Oct. 7 — Runnin’ in the Rough 5K and 2.5K Run/Walk, Includes 800 meter Fun Run for kids, Manhattan Country Club Golf Course, Manhattan, Kan. 3:30 p.m.FacebookTwitterFlyer and Entry Form

OCT. 14 — Fall Fell 7 Mile Trail Race, Olathe, Kan. 9 a.m. Website2011 Results

Oct. 20 — Great Strides: Race River Walk, 5K and Kids Fun Run, Benefitting Cystic Fibrosis. Riverwalk area of Junction City, Kan., 9 a.m. Online registration |Website

Oct. 20 — Riley Fall Festival 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk, Broadway and Chestnut, Riley, Kan. 8 a.m. Flyer and entry formEmail Finisher’s medals for Fun Run participants.

Oct. 20 — Lake Perry Rocks! 50K, Half-Marathon and 5K, Lake Perry, Meriden, Kan., 9 a.m. Website2011 Results

Oct. 21 — FLATS Trail Half Marathon, Kirksville (Mo.), 8:30 a.m. InformationRegistration

Oct. 21 — Kansas State University Homecoming 5K, Alumni Center.
RESULTS: OverallStudents, by Gender Non-Student, by Gender

Oct. 27 — Capitol CRAZE 5K Obstacle Run, 6th and Wanamaker, Topeka (Kan.). Information


Nov. 10 — KC 15K, Includes 7K (new this year!), Community America Ballpark, Kansas City, Kan., 8 a.m. WebsiteRegister

Nov. 22 — Turkey Trax 5K Run/Walk, Columbia, Mo., 8:30 a.m. Website


Dec. 2 — Winter Runderland 5K, Anneberg Park, Manhattan (Kan.), 3 p.m. Information

Dec. 15 — 5K Before Christmas, Emmanuel Foursquare Church, Salina (Kan.), 11 a.m. Brochure

Dec. 16 — 2nd Annual Holiday Hustle, Junction City (Kan.) High School, 9 a.m. Information (Facebook)Registration

Dec. 16 — Jingle Bell Run, First Presbyterian Church, Manhattan (Kan.). Online Registration

January, 2013

Jan. 19 — Topeka to Auburn Half-Marathon, Topeka (Kan.) 11 a.m. Information and Registration

March, 2013

March 16 — 35th Annual St. Patrick’s Road Races, 10K, 2 mile and Walk, Aggieville, Manhattan (Kan.), 10 a.m. WebsiteOnline Registration