Emporia Freedom Fest 2021

Sat September 11 - Thu November 11, 2021 Emporia, KS 66801 US Directions
Emporia Freedom Fest: "Will to Win" Warrior Spur Challenge (Run/Ride/Spur Lane)
Warriors! Earn your coveted silver spur and become an honorary member of the 1st Tanks 635th Armor Regiment Order of the Spur! This three event challenge begins with a 5K Run with self-transition to Bike for a 40 mile gravel grinder. You have -___ minutes to complete these two events. Upon completion your time stops and you will move to the Spur Challenge Lane to conduct multiple tasks that a Army Cav Spur Candidate must master to earn the coveted Cav Spurs. This abbreviated lane is a ton of fun but will test your menal and physical stamina after a fast paced run and ride. For more details and how to manual visit emporiafreedomfest.org.
Returning challenger? Complete your fifth Warrior Spur Challenge and earn your gold spur. 10 time completers will have the opportunity to earn the 1st Tanks Stetson!

Please send us info and pic of your service member Hero you are participating in honor of and we'll post this to our FB page and website as well prior to the event.
Emporia Freedom Fest Date: Saturday November 6, 2021
Start Time: 9:15am CDT
End Time: 2:00pm CDT
Registration Limit: 93 spots left.
Price: $60.00 Race Fee
Registration: Registration ends November 5, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
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October 2, 2021, 12:00am CDT November 5, 2021, 11:59pm CDT $60.00 Race Fee
Emporia Freedom Fest: LCSB On-Site 5K Freedom Run/Walk/Stroll
Your on-site Lyon County State Bank 5K run/walk or stroll is a great way to enjoy the outdoors as you cross the river at Soden's Grove Bridge Start/Finish line and run down our famous rural gravel roads into the Flint Hills.

All participants receive our very cool shirt, edible medal, challenge coin AND a chance to win some great prizes to include one of our six custom trophies (made from old tank parts) and Emporia Main Street gift certificates. We will post your start, race, and finish pics on our Social media pages and times on our website.

Please send us info and pic of your service member Hero you are participating in honor of and we'll post this to our FB page and website as well prior to the event.
Emporia Freedom Fest Date: Saturday November 6, 2021
Start Time: 9:30am CDT
End Time: 12:00pm CDT
Price: $35.00 Race Fee
Registration: Registration ends November 5, 2021 at 11:59am CDT
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October 2, 2021, 12:00am CDT November 5, 2021, 11:59am CDT $35.00 Race Fee
Emporia Freedom Fest: LCSB Virtual Challenge: 5K or 10K Freedom Run/Walk/Stroll
Choose your distance! Your virtual Lyon County State Bank Freedom Run/Walk or Stroll is a great way to pick your time and location to finish your 5K or 10K. We just have one request - that sometime during your run please pass by or finish at your local Veterans memorial, park or significant site that honors our Veterans. Take a picture and send it to our event Facebook page or race coordinator

Once you are done simply submit your
1. Time, distance and date
2. A photo of at your Veterans memorial/park and or finish line to (email) emscommunitydevelopment@emporia-Kansas.gov

All participants receive our very cool shirt,, edible medal, challenge coin AND a chance to win some great prizes to include one of our six custom trophies (made from old tank parts) and Emporia Main Street gift certificates. We will post your pics on our Social media pages and times on our website. Challenge goes live 11th of September (Patriots Day) and closes the 11th of November (Veterans Day) each year.

Please send us info and pic of your service member Hero you are participating in honor of and we'll post this to our FB page and website as well prior to the event.
Price: $35.00 Race Fee
Registration: Registration ends November 5, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
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October 2, 2021, 12:00am CDT November 5, 2021, 11:59pm CDT $35.00 Race Fee
Emporia Freedom Fest: On-Site Gravel City Supply and Adventure Sgt Timmerman 16 Miler Freedom Ride
Named in honor of local Marine and WWII Medal of Honor Recipient Sgt Grant Timmerman - Your on-site Freedom Ride is a great way to enjoy the outdoors as you cross the river at the Old Soden's Grove Bridge Start/Finish line and ride down our famous rural gravel roads into the Flint Hills. This event is self-timed!

All participants receive our very cool shirt, edible medal, challenge coin AND a chance to win some great prizes to include one of our six custom trophies (made from old tank parts) and Emporia Main Street gift certificates. We will post your start, race, and finish pics on our Social media pages and times on our website.

Please send us info and pic of your service member Hero you are participating in honor of and we'll post this to our FB page and website as well prior to the event.
Emporia Freedom Fest Date: Saturday November 6, 2021
Start Time: 9:00am CDT
End Time: 4:00pm CDT
Price: $35.00 Race Fee
Registration: Registration ends November 5, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
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October 2, 2021, 12:01am CDT November 5, 2021, 11:59pm CDT $35.00 Race Fee
Emporia Freedom Fest: Virtual Challenge: Gravel City Supply and Adventure SGT Timmerman 16 Miler Freedom Ride
Your virtual Freedom Ride is a great way to pick your time and location to finish your 16 Miler. We just have one request - that sometime during your run you start at, pass by or finish at your local Veterans memorial, park or significant site that honors our Veterans.

Once you are done simply submit your
1. Time, distance and date
2. A photo of at your Veterans memorial/park

To emscommunitydevelopment@emporia-Kansas.gov

All participants receive our very cool shirt and a chance to win some great prizes to include one of our six custom trophies (made from old tank parts) and Emporia Main Street gift certificates. We will post your pics on our Social media pages and times on our website.
Price: $35.00 Race Fee
Registration: Registration ends November 5, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
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October 2, 2021, 12:00am CDT November 5, 2021, 11:59pm CDT $35.00 Race Fee
Emporia Freedom Fest: On-site Gravel City Supply and Adventure GEN Eisenhower 40 Miler Freedom Ride
Named in honor of Kansan, President, Allied Supreme Commander of European Theater -WWII and Five Star Army General; your on-site GEN Eisenhower Freedom Ride is a great way to enjoy the outdoors as you cross the old Soden's Grove Bridge at our Start/Finish line and ride down our famous rural gravel roads into the Flint Hills. This event is self-timed.

All participants will receive our very cool shirt, edible medal, challenge coin, AND a chance to win some great prizes to include one of our six custom trophies (made from old tank parts) and Emporia Main Street gift certificates. We will post your start, race, and finish pics on our Social media pages and times on our website.

Please send us a picture of who you are honoring (Veteran/family member etc) We will post your pics on our Social media pages and on our website.
Emporia Freedom Fest Date: Saturday November 6, 2021
Start Time: 9:00am CDT
End Time: 4:00pm CDT
Price: $35.00 Race Fee
Registration: Registration ends November 5, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
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October 2, 2021, 12:01am CDT November 5, 2021, 11:59pm CDT $35.00 Race Fee
Emporia Freedom Fest: Virtual Challenge: Gravel City Supply and Adventure GEN Eisenhower 40 Miler Freedom Ride
Your virtual GEN Eisenhower Freedom Ride is a great way to pick your time and location to finish your 40 Miler. We just have one request - that sometime during your ride you start at, pass by or finish at your local Veterans memorial, park or significant site that honors our Veterans.

Once you are done simply submit your
1. Time, distance and date
2. A photo of at your Veterans memorial/park

To emscommunitydevelopment@emporia-Kansas.gov

All participants receive our very cool shirt, edible medal, challenge coin AND a chance to win some great prizes to include one of our six custom trophies (made from old tank parts) and Emporia Main Street gift certificates. We will post your pics on our Social media pages and times on our website.

Before your event please send us a picture of who you are honoring (Veteran/family member etc) We will post your pics on our Social media pages and on our website.
Price: $35.00 Race Fee
Registration: Registration ends November 5, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
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Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
October 2, 2021, 12:00am CDT November 5, 2021, 11:59pm CDT $35.00 Race Fee
Emporia Freedom Fest: On-site: Gravel City Supply and Adventure EANGKS Run/Ruck March Challenge (12 Miler)
Your on-site Enlisted Association National Guard of Kansas (EANGKS) 10 Miler is a chance to push yourself -whether you are preparing for the Army Ten Miler, a marathon or just to get in a few extra miles.

This Ruck march is open to all and you can go "light or heavy" based on whatever level of challenge you wish to meet!

-Light challenge is simply a walk or run of the 10 miler.
-Heavy challenge requires you to show up with a rucksack/backpack with at least 35lbs of food/items that will be donated as part of our Soldier Care Packages for deployed Soldiers during the holidays. Want an even greater challenge? See if you can meet our Air Assault standards and complete the heavy ruck march in under 3 hours! Special recognition item will be provided to all who meet this challenge!
This event is self-timed.

All participants receive our very cool shirt, edible medal, challenge coin, AND a chance to win some great prizes to include one of our six custom trophies (made from old tank parts) and Emporia Main Street gift certificates. We will post your pics on our Social media pages and times on our website.

Before your event please send us a picture of who you are honoring (Veteran/family member etc) We will post your pics on our Social media pages and on our website.
Emporia Freedom Fest Date: Saturday November 6, 2021
Start Time: 9:30am CDT
End Time: 2:00pm CDT
Price: $35.00 Race Fee
Registration: Registration ends November 5, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
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October 2, 2021, 12:00am CDT November 5, 2021, 11:59pm CDT $35.00 Race Fee
Emporia Freedom Fest: EANGKS Kansas Proud Virtual Challenge: Run/Ruck March (12 Miler)
Your virtual Enlisted Association National Guard of Kansas (EANGKS_ 10 Miler is a chance to push yourself -whether you are preparing for the Army Ten Miler, a marathon or just to get in a few extra miles. This Ruck march is open to all and you can go "light or heavy" based on whatever level of challenge you wish to meet!

-Light challenge is simply a walk or run of the 10 miler.
-Heavy challenge requires you to show up with a rucksack/backpack with at least 35lbs of food/items that will be donated as part of our Soldier Care Packages for deployed Soldiers during the holidays. Want an even greater challenge? See if you can meet our Air Assault standards and complete the heavy ruck march in under 3 hours! Special recognition item will be provided to all who meet this challenge!

Your virtual event is great way to pick your time and location. We just have one request - that sometime during your event challenge you start at, pass by or finish at your local Veterans memorial, park or significant site that honors our Veterans.

Once you are done simply submit your
1. Time, distance and date
2. A photo of you during or at the end of your event to:
emscommunitydevelopment@emporia-Kansas.gov


All participants receive our very cool shirt, edible medal, challenge coin, AND a chance to win some great prizes to include one of our six custom trophies (made from old tank parts) and Emporia Main Street gift certificates. We will post your pics on our Social media pages and times on our website.

Before your event please send us a picture of who you are honoring (Veteran/family member etc) We will post your pics on our Social media pages and on our website.
Price: $35.00 Race Fee
Registration: Registration ends November 5, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
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Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
October 2, 2021, 12:00am CDT November 5, 2021, 11:59pm CDT $35.00 Race Fee
Emporia Freedom Fest: Vigilance Marshal Arts Murph Challenge Individual Categories
There are three categories for an individual or a team to participate:
Full:
Mile Run
100 Pullups
200 Pushups
300 Air Squats
Mile Run

Modified
.5 mile Run/Walk
25 Chin ups or 5 Leg Tucks
75 Push Ups
100 Air Squats
.5 Mile Run/Walk

Adaptive
-If you have physical limitations you can self modify this event to ensure you stay within your safe fitness limits.  Simply notify the lane manager what you will be doing/adjusting to participate.

There will be prizes for top finishers in the Full Category of the Murph Challenge.

Opening Ceremony at 8:30
Awards ceremony is at 12pm

thank you to Vigilance Marshall Arts for sponsoring this event and awards.
Emporia Freedom Fest Date: Saturday November 6, 2021
Start Time: 9:30am CDT
End Time: 12:00pm CDT
Registration Limit: 74 spots left.
Price: $35.00 Race Fee
Registration: Registration ends November 5, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
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Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
October 2, 2021, 12:00am CDT November 5, 2021, 11:59pm CDT $35.00 Race Fee
Emporia Freedom Fest: LCSB 10K (On-site) Freedom Run
10K version of the LCSB Freedom Run. Same start time as all other Freedom Run events. Gift certificates for top runners in each age category. Trophies for top male and female runners
Emporia Freedom Fest Date: Saturday November 6, 2021
Start Time: 9:30am CDT
End Time: 12:00pm CDT
Price: $35.00 Race Fee
Registration: Registration ends November 4, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
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July 1, 2021, 11:55am CDT November 4, 2021, 11:59pm CDT $35.00 Race Fee
Emporia Freedom Fest: Murph Challenge TEAM Category Event
Must have at least 3 team members
Awards for top team
Travelling trophy for best gym/crossfit/workout facility team
Teams will divide up the tasks as they see fit to complete the Murph Challenge. However all must complete the running events
Emporia Freedom Fest Date: Saturday November 6, 2021
Start Time: 9:30am CDT
End Time: 12:30pm CDT
Registration: Online Registration is Closed

Online Registration has Ended.

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