Mid-America Running Association     
Schedule of Kansas City Local and Regional Races    
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 New race submissions should include the information shown below.     
 This schedule includes Running Races in KC Metro or a short drive from KC, and, select other events.     
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 Some races have limited field sizes, and may fill up (sell out) early, so if you want to run a particular race, register for it quickly.       
 Races that have dates highlighted with yellow are tentative.     
 Updated: 9 September 2017      
DateDayStartName & DistanceRace LocationRace Site  / Registration   
September 2017   
Sep 2Sat
8:00 AM
Labor Day Dash
5K & 10K Run
Lee's Summit, MO
Labor Day Dash    
Sep 3Sun
7:00 AM
Orange Rush 5KEnglish Landing Park
Parkville, MO
Orange Rush 5K   
Sep 3Sun
8:00 AM
De Soto Family Fun 5KMiller Memorial Park
De Soto, KS
De Soto Family Fun 5K   
Sep 4Mon
6:00 AM
Heart of America MarathonHearnes Center
Columbia, MO
Heart of America Marathon   
Sep 4Mon
7:30 AM
Labor Day 5K Run & WalkLeawood City Park
Leawood, KS
Labor Day 5K   
Sep 9Sat6:00 AMThe Hawk
100 Mile, 50 Mile &b Marathon
Clinton Lake
Lawrence, KS
The Hawk   
Sep 9Sat7:00 AMBlue Ribbon 10K & 5K Run, 2.5K WalkEnglish Landing
Parkville, MO
Blue Ribbon 10K/5K Run   
Sep 9Sat7:30 AMRugged Maniac Obstacle Race - Kansas CitySnow Creek
Weston, MO
Rugged Maniac Race   
Sep 9Sat8:00 AMJesse James Festival
Bill James Classic 5K/10K and Fun Run
Kearney, MO
Jesse James Festival    
Sep 9Sat8:00 AMRun 4 Hope Bass Pro Shops
Independence, MO
Run 4 Hope    
Sep 9Sat8:00 AMNatalie's ART 5K South Creek Office Park
Overland Park, KS
Natalie's ART 5K   
Sep 9Sat8:00 AM5K 4 Kids First Baptist Church
Raymore, MO
5K 4 Kids   
Sep 9Sat
8:00 AM
Dash 5K KCKDonnelly College
Kansas City, KS
Dash 5K KCK   
Sep 9Sat
8:15 AM
Holy Smokin' 5K RunMother Teresa Catholic ChurchTopeka, KSHoly Smokin' 5K Run   
Sep 9Sat8:30 AMOlathe Medical Center
Women's Triathlon & Duathlon
Kill Creek Park
Olathe, KS
OMC Women's Triathlon & Duathlon   
Sep 9Sat9:00 AMVine to Wine 1/2 Marathon and 5KThe Family Vine Wine
Greenville, IL
Vine to Wine 1/2 Marathon    
Sep 9Sat9:00 AMRace Against Breast Cancer 5KTopeka West High School
Topeka, KS
Race Against Breast Cancer 5K   
Sep 9Sat9:00 AMSteff Strong Run
5K Run/Walk, 10K, Kids Fun Run
Lake Miola
Paola, KS
Steff Strong Run   
Sep 9Sat9:00 AMFinger Lakes Adventure ChallengeFinger Lakes State Park
Columbia, MO
Finger Lakes Adventure Challenge   
Sep 9Sat6:00 PMRun for RaytownRiver of Refurge
Raytown, MO
Run for Raytown   
Sep 10Sun7:30 AMGo Girl Run
Half Marathon & 5K
Kansas City, MOGo Girl Run   
Sep 10Sun7:30 AMAd Astra TriathlonClinton State Park
Lawrence, KS
Ad Astra Triathlon   
Sep 10Sun7:30 AMApple TriathlonTuttle Creek State Park
Manhattan, KS
Sep 10Sun7:30 AMLitchfield TriathlonLake Lou Yeager Beach House
Litchfield, IL
Litchfield Triathlon   
Sep 10Sun
7:30 AM
Plaza 10K Run/WalkCountry Club Plaza
Kansas City, MO
Plaza 10K   
Sep 10Sun
7:30 AM
Jeremy Katzenberger Memorial TriathlonWeathersby Lake
Kansas City, MO
Jeremy Katzenberger Memorial Triathlon   
Sep 11Sat12:00 PMPatriot's Run
Ultra, Marathon, Half, Casual Walk/Run, Team
Mid-America Nazarene Campus
Olathe, KS
Patriot's Run   
Sep 16Sat8:00 AMRun/Walk for the Fallen 5KResiliency Center
Ft. Leavenworth, KS
Run/Walk for th Fallen   
Sep 16Sat
8:00 AM
Helen Gold 5K
Fountains Shopping Center
Overland Park, KS
Helen Gold 5K   
Sep 16Sat
8:00 AM
Kade Meyer Celebration Run
5K/10K Run Walk & Kids 1 Mile Fun Run
Celebration Park
Gardner, KS
Kade Meyer Celebration Run   
Sep 16Sat8:00 AMHeart of the Summit
5K, 10K, 1 Mile Walk
Lee's Summit, MO
Heart of the Summit   
Sep 16Sat8:00 AMKCIA Path To Parenthood 5KWaterfall Park
Independence, MO
Path to Parenthood 5K   
Sep 16Sat8:00 AMCatch the Spirit 5K Run/WalkHarrisonville High School
Harrisonville, MO
Catch the Spirit 5K   
Sep 16Sat8:00 AMDaviess County Arts Council 5KGallitin, MODaviess County Arts Council 5K   
Sep 16Sat8:00 AMHarris Park Midtown
Sports & Activity Center 5K
4029 Wayne St.
Kansas City, MO
Harris Park Midtown Sports & Activity Center 5K   
Sep 16Sat8:30 AMMake a Joyful Noise 5KNew Life Christian Church
Emoporia, KS
Make a Joyful Noise   
Sep 16Sat9:00 AMNorth Shore Trail Run
Half Marathon, 10K, 5K
Clinton Sate Park
Lawrence, KS 
North Shore Trail Run   
Sep 16Sat9:00 AMDr. Bob  Run 5K & Hy-Vee 1M Kid's RunRim Rock Park
Lawrence, KS 
Dr. Bob Run   
Sep 16Sat9:00 AMTunnel to Towers 5K run & WalkMissouri State Capitol Building
Jefferson City, MO 
Tunnel to Towers 5K   
Sep 16Sat10:00 AMRun for a CureCosmo Park
Columbia, MO 
Run for a Cure   
Sep 16Sat7:00 PMGlow Run 5KLife Strong Church
Spring Hill, KS 
Glow Run 5K   
Sep 17.Sun7:00 AMGet Your Rear in Gear Kansas City
5K Run/Walk & Kid's
Zona Rosa
Kansas City, MO
Get Your Rear in Gear 5K   
Sep 17Sun7:00 AMStrut With Your Mutt
3K Walk with your dog and a 5K Dog optional
Kansas City, KS
Strut With Your Mutt   
Sep 17Sun7:30 AMPaulina Cooper DotToDot
10K Run & 5K Run/Walk
Corporate Woods
Overland Park, KS
Paulina Cooper DotToDot    
Sep 17Sun7:30 AMOld Town 10KOld Town
Wichita, KS
Old Town 10K   
Sep 17Sat7:00 AM5K Zombie RunGallatin, MO5K Zombie Run   
Sep 17Sun8:00 AMGet Your Rear in Gear - Kansas City 5KZona Rosa
Kansas City, MO
Get Your Rear in Gear    
Sep 17Sun8:05 AMTiger Trot at TanganyikaTanganyika Wildlife Park
Goddard, KS
Tiger Trot at Tanganyika   
Sep 17Sun8:30 AM5K Whisper Walk/Run for Ovarian CancerThe Grove @ Zona Rosa
Kansas City, MO
5K Whisper Walk/Run   
Sep 23Sat
6:45 AM
Northwest Missouri State 5KLamkin Activity Center
Maryville, MO
NW Missouri State 5K   
Sep 23Sat7:30 AMFlat Rock 50/25KElk City State Park
Independence, MO
Flat Rock 50/25K   
Sep 23Sat8:00 AMSacred Steps 5KChurch of the Resurrection
Leawood, KS
Sacred Steps 5K   
Sep 23Sat8:00 AMAbility Quest: Run, Walk, Stroll, RollBerkley Riverfront Park
Kansas City, MO
Ability Quest   
Sep 23Sat8:00 AMHCA FarmK  Run/Walk38660 W. 167th St.
Edgerton, KS
FarmK Run/Walk   
Sep 23Sat8:00 AMLions Pride 5K Fun Run/WalkFaith Academy
Kansas City, MO
Lions Pride 5K   
Sep 23Sat8:00 AMDash for the Dog Park 5K/10K16400 N. Mullen Rd.
Belton, MO
Dash for the Dog Park   
Sep 23Sat8:00 AMJoggin for the Noggin 5KIndependence Park
Atchinson, KS
Joggin for the Noggin   
Sep 23Sat8:00 AMSuperhero 5K Walk/RunSW Lawrence Trafficway Trail
Lawrence, KS
Superhero 5K   
Sep 23Sat8:30 AMKansas City Zoo Run
4 Mile & 1 Mile
Kansas City Zoo
Swope Park
Kansas City, MO
Kansas City Zoo Run   
Sep 23Sat8:30 AMTake the Lake 5K/Kids Mile600 Park. Rd.
Garnett, KS
Take the Lake   
Sep 23Sat8:30 AMPrairie Pride 5K & Mile Fun RunPrairie Elementary School
Prairie Village, KS
Prairie Pride   
Sep 23Sat8:30 AMFlint Hills Praise Fest 5KCity Park
Manhattan, KS
Flint Hills Praise Fest   
Sep 23Sat9:00 AMRun for Freedom
5K, 10K and Poker Walk
Missouri Veteran's Home
Warrensburg,  MO
Run for Freedom   
Sep 23Sat9:00 AMSt. Jude Walk/Run
to End Childhood Cancer
Kansas City Power & Light District
Kansas City, MO
St. Jude Walk/Run   
Sep 23Sat9:00 AMWarrior's Best Friend 5K10940 NE 104th St.
Kansas City, MO
Warrior's Best Freind 5K   
Sep 23Sat5:30 PMClassic Rock 5K
Carey Park
Hutchinson, KS
Classic Rock 5K   
Sep 23Sat9:00 PMMoonlight 5K Run and Fun Walk        Mapleleaf Parkway
St. Joseph, MO 
Moonlight 5K   
Sep 24Sun
7:00 AM
Broadway Bridge Run
Half Marathon, 10K & 5K
Kauffman Center
Kansas City, KS
Broadway Bridge Run   
Sep 24Sun7:30 AMRun for the Rocks Half Marathon Carey Park
Hutchinson, KS
Run for the Rocks    
Sep 24Sun7:30 AMKonquer the Konza 25K & 10KManhattan, KSKonquer the Konza   
Sep 24Sun8:00 AMKansas Senior Games 10K & 5KForbes Field
Topeka, KS
Kansas Senior Games 10K & 5K   
Sep 24Sun9:00 AMJayDoc Free Clinic 5KShawnee Mission Park
Lenexa, KS
JayDoc 5K   
Sep 24Sun8:00 AMSmithville Dam  5K Run/Walk
1Mile Fun Run/Walk
Smithville Lake Dam
Smithville, MO
Smithville 5K   
Sep 24Sun9:00 AMMU Physical Theraphy Run for Life 5K
1Mile Fun Run/Walk
MLK Jr. Memorial Battle Garden
Columbia, MO
MU Physical Therapy Run for Life 5K   
Sep 24Sun
1:00 PM
Fall Fell Trail Run
Mystery Distance
Kill Creek Park
Olathe, KS
Fall Fell Trail Run   
Sep 30Sat7:00 AMRoots N Blues BBQ
Half Marathon and 10K
Stephens Lake Park
Columbia, MO
Roots N Blues BBQ    
Sep 30Sat7:15 AMRun the Burg
Half Marathon, 10K & 5K
Warrensburg, MO
Run the Burg    
Sep 30Sat7:30 AMFlatRock 25/50KElk City Lake Park
Independence, KS
FlatRock 25/50K   
Sep 30Sat7:30 AMRace to the Center - 13.1 M
Geographic Center of the Unided States
Fairview Cemetery
Smith Center, KS
Race to the Center   
Sep 30Sat8:00 AMPony Express Run
Half Marathon & 5K
Pony Express Museum
St. Joseph, MO
Pony Express Run   
Sep 30Sat8:00 AMKansas Chocolate Festival
Wing Foot 5K/10K Run & Walk
Combat Air Museum
Topeka, KS
Kansas Chocolate Festival   
Sep 30Sat8:00 AMCTG XTC MEGA OCR 10KBonner Springs, KSCTG XTC MEGA OCR 10K   
Sep 30Sat8:00 AMMove, Emporia 10KCentral Care Cancer Center
Emporia, KS
Move, Empooria 10K   
Sep 30Sat8:00 AMTriple Trot 5KRiverfront Community Center
Leavenworth, KS
Triple Trot 5K   
Sep 30Sat8:00 AMGrin & Bear It 5K Run/WalkCass Regional Medical Center
Harrisonville, MO
Grin & Bear It 5K   
Sep 30Sat8:00 AMAnytime Fitness 5K4410 N. 107th St.
Kansas City, KS
Anytime Fitness 5K   
Sep 30Sat8:00 AMNursing Excellence Scholarship 5KWilliam Jewell College
Liberty, MO
Nursing Excellence Scholarship 5K