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Sunday, November 16, 2014

11/19/14 Wednesday Night Run

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This week, Lisa and David Holiman will be our hosts for the Wednesday Night Run.  We will meet at their residence, 9709 Shepards Drive, in Kansas City MO,  at 6:00  pm.   After we  brave the cold and pound out some miles on the pavement, we’ll enjoy some warm food and beverages in their cozy home.   Please bring a side dish to READ MORE »

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Kick Off Thanksgiving Day With A 5K!

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When you think of Thanksgiving, what do you think of?  Family?  Turkey?  Pie?  Running?  Fun?  Then you must be thinking the same thing we are here at the Kansas City Track Club;  Ward Parkway Thanksgiving Day 5k!  This year, all runners/walkers receive a pie and a shirt!  Those on the more competitive side can race a turkey to the finish READ MORE »

Saturday, November 8, 2014

11/12/14 Wednesday Night Run

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Venture over to Mission Road and 60th Street tonight.  We will run along the friendly streets of Fairway in KS.  After we eat, we will fill up on yummy pizza from Pizza 51 West on Mission Road. 

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Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Fall Race Series Fun

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The KC Track Club’s Fall Race Series is in full swing, and It’s not too late to join in on the fun.  Our series isn’t just about winning, it’s about getting everyone involved, motivating each other, and having fun while we do it.  Participants can volunteer, walk, run, race, or cover the miles with a group of friends while socializing.  READ MORE »

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Wednesday Night Run 11/5/14

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 Join us at the home of Mary and Doug Edwards as they put their special touch of Fall into our Wednesday Night Run.  Their address is 800 Huntington in Kansas City (corner of 60th and Summit).  Please bring a side dish and plan to stay as we enjoy the comrardery of friendship and running.  If you have any questions, you may call 816.361.7143   READ MORE »

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Wednesday Night Run 10/29

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Don’t miss the WNR at Karen Williams’ and Andy Geoghegan’s home tonight, at 5740 Cherry Street.  They will have the game on, so you can cheer on the Royals as you enjoy the black bean chili and other yummies after your run.  Bring a celebratory side dish to share.

Here is the WNR this Wednesday: 10/29/14 Karen Williams READ MORE »

Monday, October 20, 2014

Oct 22 – Pizza 51

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This Wednesday you can fit in your run on the Trolley Trail AND watch the Royals’ game. We will meet at Pizza 51 at 51st and Oak. When we return from our run we get to watch the Royals perform as we chow on pizza.  Can you beat that?

So, get on over to 51st and Oak, and we READ MORE »

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Its Marathon Weekend!

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The Kansas City Track Club has alot of activity around the KC Marathon! Join us for any of our activities: 

Kansas City Track Club will be in booth 207 & 209 at the KC Marathon Expo on Thurs 3-8pm and Fri 11am-8pm. Stop by for giveaways and awesome deals on running clothing. Haven’t signed up for Cliff Hanger yet? Stop READ MORE »

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

The Economic Impact of Races

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864684d2-83e0-4c0e-8e79-5d91840fccd9Ever wonder how your race entries impact the economy? KCMO’s run, ride, race and walk permitting is coordinated through KC Parks. Approximately 65 road based events are permitted each year. The economic impact of these events to our city is indisputable, here is one example from Kansas City’s largest race. Read all the details here READ MORE »

Monday, September 29, 2014

Oct 1 – Mr. Ironman

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Tonight we get to follow our run with the entertainment of the evening – first hand stories of competing in the Ironman Triathlon.  Our host will have competed in the Lake Placid, New York Triathlon.  We will hear what it is like to swim 2.4 miles, then bike 112 miles, and then cap it all off by running a marathon, READ MORE »

Friday, September 26, 2014

KCTC Looking for Volunteers at Marathon Aid Station

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kcm-logoKC MARATHON AID STATION TShirt deadline is Oct 1st! If you want a shirt, sign up now!
Looking for the best way to enjoy the Kansas City Marathon? We will once again be sponsoring one of the hottest aid stations along the course at the Kansas City Marathon on October 18. Not only will you have a blast volunteering; you’ll READ MORE »

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

KCTC Sponsors The KC Smoke Elite Running Club

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10574247_524700970963336_3415479058548474419_nThe Kansas City Track Club continually strives to meet the needs of every runner in this community. We offer a Beginning Runner’s class for the new runner, weekly group runs for the social runner, coached interval training for those wanting to improve speed, half and full marathon training by RRCA certified coaches, a racing series for the competitive runner, and educational READ MORE »

Monday, September 8, 2014

Wednesday Night ReRun Annual Celebration This Wed.

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WNR Post CardWe look forward to every Wednesday Night Run (WNR); and why not? What could be more fun than running, eating, drinking, and good conversation with all of you?!?! This Wednesday, September 10, 6pm, we are going to kick it up a notch with our annual celebration of the KCTC Wednesday Night Run, the ReRun. We will take in the beauty READ MORE »

Friday, September 5, 2014

History of the Wednesday Night Run

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At the first Wednesday Night Run, on February 25th 1981, Mary Edwards, Susan Ng Williams, and Nate Krug went out on a 10 mile from Mary’s house followed by some food and drink…..and it was all good.  So good in fact that the following week they were joined by the late Jack Boyer and others in the ensuing weeks READ MORE »

Monday, August 25, 2014

Strutt with Your Mutt

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strut 2014It’s almost time to grab that leash and your four legged friend for the Annual Strutt With Your Mutt 5K Race & 3K Walk.  This is the 24th year of benefiting Wayside Waifs and homeless pets in Brookside.  It takes place at 8:00 on Sunday, September 21, and as you can imagine, this event takes a lot of READ MORE »