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International Pancake Race

February 7, 2019

Coming March 5, 2019. It’s a flippin’ race…as long as the flippin’ is pancakes at the International Pancake Race! The friendly competition is between the women of Liberal, Kansas and those of Olney, Buckinghamshire, England in which the women in each community don scarves and aprons then run 415 yards, flipping a pancake in a frying […]

Mother’s Day 5K

May 11, 2018

Coming May 13, 2018. Here’s to Mom! This Sunday is Mother’s Day, so do something active with Mom this year and sign up for the Mother’s Day 5K. Sponsored by KC Express, this chip-timed race is Kansas City’s only race by women for women. Up to 3,500 women and girls take to the tree-lined course […]

The Garmin Marathon, In the Land of Oz

March 30, 2015

Coming April 18, 2015. Follow the yellow brick road! The Garmin Marathon, In the Land of Oz  is held in Olathe (a Shawnee Indian word for “beautiful”), just southwest of downtown Kansas City. Offering marathon, half marathon, 10K, kid’s run, and team relay courses, the event lives up to its host city’s name with beautiful […]