About the RunSaturday, August 26th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Downtown Kansas City
The event is family friendly, action-packed and sure to get your blood pumping (in the good, healthy kind of way). Run for your favorite university, college or high school and earn points. A traveling trophy will be presented to the team with the most points during the post-race celebration.
We expect a lot of eager fans, so early registration is encouraged to guarantee your Rivalry Run technical t-shirt!
Points System How Do I Earn Points and Help My Alma Mater Win?
Each registered participant will earn1 point for their selected team. Strollers are welcome, so be sure to register your entire family - the little ones earn points too. You can earn 1 additional point for every $25 donated or raised through your personal or team fundraising efforts.
And to keep things interesting on race day, the top male and female performers overall and from each age group will earn points as well.
Course RouteThe race begins and ends on Grand Boulevard, between 13th & 14th streets, in front of the Sprint Center. A map of the route can be found here.
Friday, August 25th 9 AM - 6PM
Bank of the West in Overland Park – 9400 Antioch Road
Packets will include timing chips and Rivalry Run t-shirts. Packets are also available on race day from 7:00AM - 7:55AM. Early packet pick-up is strongly encouraged.
Race Day Schedule7:00 AM: Late Packet Pick-Up/Late Registration
7:40: Pep Rally
7:58: National Anthem
8:00: Race Start
8:30: Breakfast Buffet Opens
9:00: Post race Celebration and Awards Ceremony (clock will continue to run)
ParkingA map of available parking and fees can be found here. The following areas are 3 garages/lots that we recommend:
- Parking garage under KC Live! Block: the entrance is on 13th Street, between Walnut Street and Grand Boulevard
- Parking lot on the Northeast corner of 13th and Grand Boulevard
- Cosentino's Parking garage: the entrance is on Walnut Street between 12th and 13th Streets
Awards Overall top finishers will earn 10, 7 and 5 points for their team, respectively, and top finishers in each age category will earn 5, 3 and 1 point(s) for their team, respectively.
Medals will be awarded to the the top 3 male and female finishers overall and in each of the categories below:
Ages 12 & Under
Ages 70 & Up
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