KCTC Max

     

The Kansas City Track Club was founded in 1978 with the Kansas City Track Club Max (KCTC Max) established in 2015.  KCTC Max was formed to provide both training and competitive opportunities.  We are an affiliate member of the Road Runners Club of America and USA Track & Field, as well as a 501C (3) non-profit organization.  

If you are a highly passionate runner who is ready to take it to the next level, you will have an opportunity to compete with very motivated runners who are focused on achieving their best.  To be eligible, you must meet ALL of the following criteria; within the last 12 months:

  1. Qualify for one or more in your respective age group time standards.
    MEN
    OPEN 40-49 50-59 60-69 70-79 80+
    5K 21:30 21:45 23:45 25:45 28:30 34:30
    4 Mile 27:15 28:45 31:15 34:15 37:45 45:30
    8K 34:45 36:45 40:00 43:40 47:45 57:45
    10K 44:15 47:00 50:45 55:15 1:01:00 1:13:30
    Half Marathon 1:40:00 1:46:00 1:54:30 2:04:45 2:16:30 2:44:15
    Marathon 3:33:30 3:46:00 4:04:15 4:25:45 4:47:15 5:45:00
    WOMEN
    OPEN 40-49 50-59 60-69 70-79 80+
    5K 24:00 24:45 27:15 31:50 37:00 44:45
    4 Mile 31:45 32:45 36:00 41:30 48:45 59:00
    8K 40:15 41:30 45:45 52:30 1:01:45 1:14:30
    10K 51:15 53:00 58:15 1:06:30 1:18:45 1:34:45
    Half Marathon 1:56:00 2:00:45 2:11:30 2:30:15 2:55:30 3:31:15
    Marathon 4:00:15 4:08:15 4:32:15 5:11:00 6:09:00 7:23:30
  2. Current member of the Kansas City Track Club.
  3. Participate in (3) scheduled races not including FREE races in a calendar year.
  4. Wear the KCTC Max singlet at each scheduled race event.
  5. KCTC Max members are required to:
    1. Exhibit good sportsmanship and character.
    2. Participate in team communication via Facebook by posting stats, discussing races, practice runs, club updates, pictures, etc.  This allows the team to maintain interaction and build camaraderie.

The personal benefits are endless, however, below are the KCTC incentives to help you stay focused on achieving those goals:

  1. Run (1) scheduled race and earn a FREE KCTC sponsored race. (Cliff Hanger, St. Patrick’s, B2B)
  2. Run (2) scheduled races and earn 2 FREE KCTC sponsored races. (Cliff Hanger, St. Patrick’s, B2B)
  3. Run (3) scheduled races and earn 3 FREE KCTC sponsored races. (Cliff Hanger, St. Patrick’s, B2B)
  4. Interval coaching at no cost. (Shawnee Mission East HS – April to October)
  5. Year-end dinner celebration.
  6. Team members will have an opportunity to win a KCTC jacket/Shirt/other items.
  7. Be the KCTC featured runner in our newsletter and website.

To apply for membership, please email a brief bio to include your running history, personal best, current goals and emphasis, and date/time/location of at least one performance in the last 12 months that meets KCTC Max qualifying standards to KCTCMax1@gmail.com.