September 16, 2017 - The race starts and ends at La Paloma Plaza shopping center located at 119th and Glenwood.
8:00 am - 10K Run
8:05 am - 5K Run - Front Runners
8:05 am - 5K Walk - Back Walkers
This race is part of the Race KC Series, supported by the KC Track Club and RaceDay Timing, and heralded as one of the best-organized runs in the Metro area. This race is chipped-timed, your individual clock starts as soon as you pass over the mats located at the starting line, and likewise ends as you cross the mats at the finish line.
The 16th Annual Helen Gold 5K/10K walk-run charity event has grown from 400 runner-walkers in 2001 to over 1,000 participants. As a result, 100% of all contributions & registrations have helped raise over $700,000 for Parkinson's disease research at the University of Kansas Medical Center.
There are many ways you can make a difference in the fight to eliminate Parkinson's disease by joining us in in our event as a runner, walker, contributing sponsor or volunteer. http://www.helengold5k.com/
Three ways to register: by mail, in person, or online. www.HelenGold5k.com
CLICK HERE to donate directly to the KU Endowment Fund.
To create a personal or team fundraiser event, please visit the fundraising link: https://enter2run.com/Fundraising/?event=39626