September 12 & 13, 2014 5K Run/Walk Event


The 2014 5K Run/Walk date has been set!   Please mark your calendars for Friday afternoon, September 12 & Saturday morning, September 13.  Online Registration has not been set up yet, so please do not try to register.



What time is the event?

September 12 -Onsite Registration/Registration Packet Pickup/Silent Auction
4:30 – 6:00 pm

September 13 – 5K Run/Walk/Sales/Drawing
7:00-8:30 am – Check-In/Register
8:20-8:45 am – Dove release/warm up
9:00 am – Race Begins
10:00-10:30 am – Drawing/Awards


When is the event?

All events take place at Washburn University Law Campus.

September 12 – Onsite registration/Early registration packet pickups/Silent Auction/Sales

September 13 – Onsite registration/Early registration packet pickups/Sales/Warm-up/5K Run/Walk/Drawing

Where is the event?

Washburn University Law School south terrace, 18th & MacVicar, Topeka, Kansas

Course Information

5K (3.1 miles) with splits provided at 1 mile and 2 mile markers with one water station at the 2 mile mark. See course map here.

Where can I park?

Free parking is available on the north & south sides of the WU Law School.

Do you offer Online Registration?

Yes, we will offer online registration.  Please check back later to see when it is available.

Onsite Registration

Available during September 12 evening event & September 13 day of race.  Credit cards accepted onsite with a service fee.

Are animals allowed?

No, animals are not allowed on the 5K course at any time during the event.

How is the race scored?

Microchip technology will be provided with results posted here after the 5K.   To be eligible for awards participants must be entered as runners and must wear their runner bib during the event.  Results will be posted after the 5K event on site as well as online.

Are Strollers, Wagons & Wheelchairs allowed?

Strollers/Wagons/Wheelchairs are allowed only for walkers.  Jogging/racing strollers are not allowed.

Will there be event T-Shirts?

With each paid registration participants can receive a shirt at no extra cost.

Breast Cancer Survivors

In addition to T-shirts, the Race Against Breast Cancer will honor all breast cancer survivors participating in the 5K event with a complimentary gift.

Thank you to our 2013 5K Sponsors

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Ken & Pamela Alexander * Bartlett & West * Capital City Bank * James Jr. & Pamela Caplinger * ClubHouse Inn & Suites * FHLBank Topeka * Jayhawk Pharmacy & Patient Supply * Lincoln Center OB/GYN * Darin Loewen, DDS * Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation * Radiology and Nuclear Medicine * Security Benefit * St. Francis General, Vascular & Bariatric Surgery at Tallgrass * Title Boxing * Washburn University * Westside Stamp and Award