One of the nicest 4-milers you'll ever run. 13th Annual. Start Time: 9 AM. Hikers welcome.
This scenic race has a little bit of up and down, and some very fast sections. The course is on single-track trails and not on the bridle trails.
This is a race to honor the veterans among us. If you are a veteran, or current or former member of the armed forces, current Emergency Services person, then your entry is FREE. Just show up on race day and fill-out & sign the waiver. (We do accept donations to help pay for the shelter, porta potties, insurance, photos, stickers, timing, permit, etc.).
Just a $20 entry fee for "regular folks", if you sign-up ONLINE and in advance. Day of race sign-up will be $25. If you want to run with your dog, there will be a $10 fee, day of race.
Packet Pickup and Registration on race day opens at 7:45 a.m. (at the race, shelter # 9 ). We accept cash, credit, debit, or checks.
All finishers receive Unique Oval Finisher Stickers.
Please check-out the Korean and Vietnam War Veterans Memorial at the main gate of the park.
Shelter #9 is located in Wyandotte County Lake Park, on the east side of the lake.
Here is a map to Shelter #9.
The course is on single-track trails in a hardwood forest. There are a few rocks and roots to step over, so no strollers allowed. If you can't run it, it is okay to hike it.
Photos will be by Mile 90 Photography. Images will be free to download; paid for by the race organization. See 2017's Vet's Day photos, here.
Local time: 4:11 AM