Archive for the ‘Trail Nerds’ Category

Sunday, December 12, 2010

Trail Nerds Alternate Chili Run

The KC Trail Nerds did their 9th Alternate Chili Run at Wyandotte Co. lake.  The Nerds start early and do the tough WyCo trails before the rest of us start off to circle Wyandotte Co. lake on nice asphalt roads at the MARA sponsored Chili Run.  The Alternate Chili Run is a great preview of Run ToTo Run aka PsychoWyCo READ MORE »

Monday, July 12, 2010

Mel looking strong after 15 miles!

Mel and Sophia at the Run Toto Run 15miler and 50K July 10th.  The tough trails of Wyandotte County Lake were no match for KCTC board member Mel.  But why all the mud?  Isn’t that at Mud and Muck? READ MORE »

Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Psycho Psummer 50K and 15-Mile Trail Run

Kansas City Trail Nerds’ Present:

The Mizuno Cabrakan
“Psycho Psummer” Run Toto Run
50K & 15-Mile Trail Run
Saturday, July 10, 2010
Wyandotte County Lake Park
Kansas City, KS

All the trail running excitement you can handle.

go to to sign up. READ MORE »

Sunday, June 27, 2010

Barefootin It

Our Trail Meister Ben Holmes has some thoughts on barefoot running….

Barefootin’ It
Everybody is talking about the book, “Born to Run.” I found the book to be an interesting read, although it wandered and switched-back like a Wyco trail, at times. It was fairly complimentary to trailrunning and ultrarunning in general, while not embellishing upon the characters (too much). READ MORE »

Friday, June 11, 2010

Summer Intro 5K Trail Run

Our Nerd affiliates are putting on a 5K.  A nice way to ease into trail running.

06/19/2010 (Sat)
Summer Intro 5K Trail Run
Shelter #14, Wyandotte County Lake Park
Kansas City, KS
9:00 a.m.
Race Director:
Ben Holmes, 816-810-0440

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Nerds Just Wanna Have Fun

The KC Trail Nerds are featured in an article in Trail Runner Magazine’s June Issue. READ MORE »

Sunday, April 18, 2010

Bad Ben at Bradon’s Run

Our Executive Trail Nerd, Bad Ben, and a few of the 1500 plus participants who came out for Bradon’s Run for Hope on the Shawnee Park trails. READ MORE »