Race to Read

Kansas City, MO



When: Saturday, August 25th at 8 am.

Location: Penguin Park, 4124 NE Vivion Rd,
Kansas City, MO 64119

Register HERE


https://www.wildcowboyevents.com/

Entry Fee: 
Early bird (by June 15):
- Age 15 and under: $15.00 (includes timing chip + t-shirt)
- Age 16 and over:  $30.00  (includes chip + t-shirt)

Regular registration:
- Age 15 and under: $15.00 (includes timing chip + t-shirt)
- Age 16 and over:  $40.00  (includes chip + t-shirt)

Runners need to sign up by August 12th to be guaranteed a T-Shirt.

Fun Run:
In addition to the main race, there will be a fun un-timed race for kids. The fun run is FREE and no prior registration is required. However, you need to sign waivers for your kids in order to participate. 

Family Fun:
Starting at 8 am, face painting will be on site for kids and at 9 am a fun run will begin. Throughout the entire event, there will be live music provided by Mudflap Mafia.
There is no cost for kid-friendly events. 

Packet Pickup: 
  • Friday, August 24th from 5-7 pm
    (location:
    Run 816, 304 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111)
  • Saturday, August 25th from 6:30-7:30 am
    (location: Penguin Park, 4124 NE Vivion Rd, Kansas City, MO 64119)


Schedule on August 25th - THE RACE DAY:
6:30 am: Packet Pickup 
8 am: 5K Begins
9 am: Children Relay Races Begin 
9:30 am: Awards and Raffle Prizes Announced

Sponsorship Opportunities:
Interested in sponsoring the Race to Read 5K?  Click here to learn more...
Cannot make it to the race? You can still support our noble cause, Click here... 

Weather Cancellation Policy: 

The safety of our participants is the most important thing and if any threatening weather conditions are present the day of the event, the event may be delayed or canceled. Our Weather Policy (click here)

Volunteer Opportunities:
If you would like to learn more about volunteering in this race, please contact Jenny Horsley or call 913-588-2793.

To learn more about Reach Out and Read Kansas City, please visit our website.


Reach Out and Read Kansas City gives young children a foundation for success by incorporating books into pediatric care and encouraging families to read aloud together.
   
Register HERE








When & Where

Aug 25, 2018

Saturday

8:00 AM

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