Posters & Pizza! Tues. May 9 at 7 pm

Join us to help make the funny or inspiration posters that line the MD5K race route! No artistic talent needed. Plus, we will have a lovely pizza dinner ready for you! Location: Shawnee Mission [...]

Join our (in)famous tradition. Decorate a port-a-pot!

Not many races brag about their port-a-pots, but we do! Decorated potties are a beloved tradition at the MD5K, and we invite you to take part! We have 40 potties that need some help being [...]

Talking with Kathrine Switzer almost 50 years after Boston

In case you don't know the story: In 1967, Katherine Switzer became the first woman to officially run the Boston Marathon; she registered using her initial "K. Switzer" because women were not [...]