Run 4 a Reason 5K
8:00 a.m. –Registration & Late Packet Pickup Begin
8:00 a.m. – Pre-Race Festival
9:30 a.m. - 8K Event Starts
10:45 a.m. – Award Ceremony
The course is begins and ends at the YWCA and utilizes the Landon Nature trail. Runners will need to keep right on the trails so that runners returning and Topeka Police Officers will be able to pass. Runners will need to use caution at all times and follow the instructions of Topeka Police Department (TPD) Officers, course marshals and event directors.
TPD will lead the race and runners must not overtake the Officer in charge unless directed to do so. As this is a timed event/competition the use of headphones of any kind is strongly discouraged while on the route. Hearing impairment devices are excluded.
All spectators are asked to remain off of the course at all times. Spectators are invited to partake in the:
All race proceeds directly benefit Girls on the Run of Northeast Kansas. Over a period of 10 weeks, girls in the 3rd through 8th grade participate in an after-school program like no other. Designed to allow every girl to recognize her inner strength, the Girls on the Run curriculum inspires girls to define their lives on their own terms. Throughout the season, the girls make new friends, build their inner confidence and celebrate all that makes them unique.
This event is not possible without the support of many fabulous volunteers to learn more about volunteering opportunities click here!
Stormont Vail Heath Care
2015 Race Results (PDF)