LAWRENCE RUNNING UPDATE
FEATURED SPRING EVENT
Kansas Half Marathon,
10K and 5K
Sunday, April 22
Haskell Indian Nations University
The HyVee Kansas Half Marathon, 10K and 5K is new and improved for 2012 and registration is now available for only $45/$35/$25 through the end of February! The USATF certified course, which starts and finishes at Haskell Indian Nations University, has been modified to improve the accuracy and experience for participants. The post race food, entertainment, technical shirts and finisher medals for half marathon finishers will also make this event an annual favorite. In addition to the half marathon event, the HyVee Kansas Half Marathon also includes a 10K, 5K and 1K Kids Fun Run! Help support the Health Care Access Clinic and sign up today at www.kansashalfmarathon.com
We are excited to be working with several great organizations in Lawrence on their 2012 running events and want to encourage you to be a part of the fun at these upcoming events:
February 11 @ 9am - Love2Run Four Mile Couples Run at Free State High School
Celebrate Valentine's Day Weekend by teaming up with your loved one or friends and competing as a team/couple at the only TEAM/COUPLES run/walk in Lawrence. Let's find out who is the fastest couple in Lawrence. Support the Head for the Cure Foundation and register for $22/individual and $42/couple through 2/1 here.
March 3 @ 8:30am - Mufindi Orphans 5K on the Kaw River Levee at Johnny's Tavern
Join us for the third annual 5K Mufindi Orphan's 5K run/walk on the Kaw River levee starting and finishing at Johnny's Tavern. A portion of the proceeds benefits the Foxes Community and Wildlife Conservation Trust which benefits rural populations affected by AIDS and orphan care in Tanzania. Register for $20 through 1/31 here.
March 10 @ 8:00am - Shamrock Shuffle 5K on the Kaw Rive Levee at Johnny's Tavern
Wear green and join us for this 23rd annual event, held in conjunction with the Lawrence St. Patrick's Day Parade and benefiting local charities. Race participants receive a T-shirt and an Irish breakfast compliments of Johnny's,the St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee and Sponsors. Sign up for $25, or $20 for registrants under 18 years old, here.