SOLO RUNNER INFORMATION
Fee: $75 through Aug. 26, 2021 $85 Aug. 27 – Sept 26 2021
Race Fee includes a shirt and a medal!
PACKET PICKUP: Packet Pickup will be Saturday September 25th, from noon to 4PM at Garry Gribble’s Running Sports Ward Parkway Center, 8600 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64114 .
PARKING AT THE START: You will not be able to park your car for the day in the Ten & Two parking lot Find a spot along a side street.
BIB NUMBERS: The Solo runners will be given 1 bib number to wear at all times.
TIMING CHIPS: The timing chip will be on the back of the bib number and should be worn throughout the race. There is no need to return the chip. Your results will be LIVE as soon as you cross the finish line at Results
SOLO SUPPORT CREW: Solo runner’s may have a support vehicle. Support vehicles may not drive in front of or behind runners along the course, providing drafting for their runner. Solos or teams who are “pacing” their runners will be disqualified.
CUT-OFF TIMES: Based upon a 13:38 minutes/mile pace, to finish very near 4 pm with a 6am start. We will be at the finish line until 5pm.
If you drop out of the race, please give your bib number to the closest volunteer/exchange point. This is important so we know you are safe and not missing.
PACERS: Pacers are welcome, should register as a solo runner and will be assigned a bib number. Pacers may run the entire course or parts of it, but should not cross the finish line if they have not completed the entire course. Pacers are required to pay the full registration fee including the $10 gift to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and cannot be added once the cap is reached. Cars may not try to follow or lead a runner. Solos or teams with cars “pacing” them will be disqualified.
EMERGENCY AID: All exchange points will be staffed with a medical professional. Carry a cell phone for emergencies.
EXCHANGE POINT SUPPLIES: Exchange points will have water and sports drink for all runners. The following food items will be available for solo runners only: pickles, salt tabs, bananas, peanut butter & jelly, candy, cookies and more. Portable toilets will be available at the start, finish, and at all the aid stations.
AWARDS: 1st Male & 1st Female Solo • All runners will receive a finisher medal plus the traditional hand made clay medallion just for solos. Award winners receive ceramic mugs, pint glasses and gift cards. Awards will be distributed at the after party.
SAFETY: IT IS VITALLY IMPORTANT TO PAY ATTENTION AT ALL TIMES. YOU WILL BE RUNNING ALONGSIDE MOVING TRAFFIC, CROSSING RAILROAD TRACKS AND IN AREAS WITH LOW DRIVER VISIBILITY.
EARBUDS ARE NOT COVERED BY OUR INSURANCE. IF YOU CHOOSE TO WEAR THEM, YOU ARE DOING SO AT YOUR OWN RISK AND WE ASK THAT YOU ONLY USE ONE BUD.
DROP BAGS You should have no trouble running the race without drop bags. There are snacks and sports drink at each aid station. If you wish to have a drop bag at the finish, leave the bag at packet pickup at the race start and it will be kept safe for you. Look for your bag at the finish line festival at the sales tent.
ARE THERE SHOWER FACILITIES: There are no showers available this year.
OUT OF TOWN RUNNERS: Comfort Inn, Holiday Inn and Super 8 are located in Bonner Springs. For a more upscale experience, The Chateau Avalon is close by in Kansas City, KS.
RACE CANCELATION & REFUND POLICY: CLICK HERE
Brew to Brew After Party
Each participant will receive ONE 8 oz beer at no charge compliments of the KC Running Club. Take your commemorative photos in front of the Brew to Brew photo op banner or with the Just_Us League. KC Roller Derby team members will be there to help you out.
Ten & Two Coffee is located just west on 2nd Street, in the 100-year-old cereal factory building once known as the “Tiblow Mill.” A transformation of the Mill has breathed new life into it in the form of coffee, cocktails, a brewery and taproom, a bar-b-que restaurant, cars, and community.
Try one of their seasonal craft cocktails while enjoying fresh air with friends on their spacious outdoor patio and yard game area. From classic coffee drinks to spicy Bloody Mary’s, they have it all…including café style soups and sandwiches. Quentin's BBQ will be serving up their fare.
Make sure to check out the rest of The Mill community and visit The Fuel House, Quentin’s BBQ & Sides, Own Agenda Brewery and Taproom, and Stockyard Detailing – all located in the amazing, refurbished mill.
If you prefer going to Outfield Beer Co, they will be serving up their entire menu and will have a food truck, games and fun.