Monday, November 23, 2015

November – National Running Safety Month


Running safely is something we believe strongly in at KCTC.  We have several weekly group runs and an Out of Town Buddy System because we know there is safety in numbers.

We have posted several safety tips on the Kansas City Track Club Facebook page throughout the month of November.  We hope you will take the time to scroll through the page READ MORE »

Thursday, November 19, 2015

11/25 – Misty and Rich McNally


It’s the night before Thanksgiving, and all through the house ALL the creatures are stirring – and eating – and chatting. We love it every year. See you at the McNally’s home tonight; 7236 Belleview Ave, Kansas City. Bring a side dish to go with this wonderful early Thanksgiving dinner. Yum! Don’t forget that we run BEFORE we settle in READ MORE »

Monday, September 28, 2015

Kansas City Smoke – Taking Awesome to a New Level


smokeThe Kansas City Smoke was published in the first edition of Indie Fit.  We’ve been sponsoring them for approximately one year and are very proud to have our logo on their jersey’s.  They practice hard, work hard, but are never hard to find when you need a helping hand in the running community.  Take some time to look up this READ MORE »

Friday, September 25, 2015

KCTC Grandview Running Group


Our group runs are exploding!  We have a new one meeting in Grandview on Saturday mornings. Walkers and runners are covering short and long distances.  All paces are welcome!  Come to Cafe Main at 7:00 a.m. and let us help you get your shoes acquainted to the pavement.  Plan to stay afterwards and join us for some coffee and great conversation! READ MORE »

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

KCTC Lee’s Summit Camaraderie in Action


lshalf KCTC MAX Race Team

kctc lees summit halfKCTC Lee’s Summit Runners

If you enjoy energy, motivation, and lots of cheering at a race, you would’ve loved the vibes flowing through the air in Lee’s Summit this past Sunday morning.  Several runners from KCTC were in attendance at the inaugural Lee’s Summit Half Marathon and they are not quiet about their presence!  While the READ MORE »

Sunday, August 2, 2015

KCTC MAX at the Spencer Duncan 5k


The Kansas City Track Club racing team (KCTC MAX) has been working hard, and it showed yesterday at the Spencer Duncan 5k.  This was the team’s first official race of the season and they represented KCTC very well!

KCTC MAX Runner's attend at first team race.

KCTC MAX Runner’s attend at first team race.

They brought home several age group awards and an overall award.  Those 5:00 am READ MORE »

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Safety – The Most Important Part of Your Run – YOU!


Running is such an adventure in the Kansas City and surrounding area.  Just think of the running gear we accumulate compared to that of a runner living in an area without such drastic weather changes.   Our socks vary from ClimaCool to SmartWool.  We have a jacket for every weather change; wind, rain, ice, snow, temperatures that drop to zero and READ MORE »

Saturday, May 30, 2015

KCTC MAX – Kansas City’s Newest Competitive Running Team


The Kansas City Track Club is excited to announce our new competitive racing team: KCTC MAX.  This team was put together to allow local runners the opportunity to run competitively without the pressure of maintaining strict elite level standards. Members will have the opportunity to form supportive relationships by training together, and build comradery competing together in area races.  There READ MORE »

Thursday, May 28, 2015

June 3 – Celebrate National Run Day with us at Kansas City Bier Company


WNR runners will join the party celebrating National Run Day.  Try to get to Kansas City Bier Company at 79th and Brookside Road (across the street from the KCTC Clubhouse) before 6:00 tonight.  See you there for this wonderful celebration.  Yes, we will get to run, so come prepared. READ MORE »

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Join us as we Cheer on the Runner’s at Hospital Hill!!


Here is your opportunity to be a part of KCTC and work aid station #9 at Hospital Hill Run, Saturday June 6th at 54th and Brookside Blvd. 6:30am-10am. This is a great location for us with a coffee shop and a $6 KCTC signature breakfast if you want one after- just one block away at Aixois. Go to the link READ MORE »

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

100 Head/Heart/Feet Movie Screening TONIGHT!


If you thought 26.2 miles was tough, lace up your running shoes for a journey into the world of ultra running…

100: Head/Heart/Feet” follows Ultrarunner Zak Wieluns as he attempts to run The Vermont 100 Endurance Race. The film focuses on Zak’s intensive training regiment and its impact on his relationships while exploring the reasons he was singularly dedicated to READ MORE »

Monday, March 9, 2015

Socialize, Get Faster, Get Smarter, and eat Pie!


We have stuffed this week full of running and hope to see you at as many of these events as you can make!  Join us for any of our weekly group runs, our traditional Wednesday Night Run, Interval Training, or the Running on Solid Ground Lecture Series.  

Those events will be enjoyable, but Saturday will READ MORE »

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Four of the Largest 4 Mile Events in a Series – Sweet16!


KCTC Sweet16

Run four of the largest 4 mile events in the Midwest starting with the Westport St. Patricks Day Run on March 14.  Following that race, are the infamous Trolley Run, the Patriotic Four on the Fourth, and the scenic Kansas City Zoo Run.  No need to check your calendar for availability either because a virtual option is available.  It’s a WinWin situation – READ MORE »

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Take the Scout Strong Challenge!


If you think it would be awesome to leave your mark on a racetrack, but have never had the opportunity, then here it is!  The 2015 Scount Strong Challenge starts and finishes on the inside of the Kansas Speedway on May 16, 2015.  Not only do you get to run on it, parking and the after party are held in READ MORE »

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Feb 25 – Pizza 51 West


Tonight we get to return to Pizza 51 at 5938 Mission Road in Fairway KS.  We have a nice route to run from here, so don’t miss tonight.  We can be deciding what all we want on our pizzas as we run along. READ MORE »