The KC Blind All-Stars Foundation 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk - 2021

Sat September 25, 2021 Kansas City, KS 66102 US Directions
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Events

In-Person - 5K Run

$40 9:00AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT Registration ends September 25, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT

In Person - 1 Mile Walk

$40 9:00AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT Registration ends September 25, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT

Virtual - 5K Run

$40 Registration ends September 25, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT

Virtual - 1 Mile Walk

$40 Registration ends September 25, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
Register early!! Reduced rates for early birds.

March 3 to May 3, 2021           =  $30.00
May 4 to July 5, 2021               = $36.00
July 6 to September 25, 2021  = $40.00

Refunds are not allowed for any reason.  

Description

Join our 3rd Annual Run/Walk.   We are going Hybrid!

In addition to in-person, we will hold a virtual walk/run.  We encourage friends and family members from across the state and the country to engage, participate and share in each of our successes.

When you register as a virtual participant, you complete your run or walk wherever and whenever you want.   We will mail the shirt and finisher's medal for out-of-town or out-of-state participants participating virtually.

Virtual and In-Person Run Date: Saturday, September 25, 2021 

This year’s event will be held with all safety precautions in mind!  You can read our COVID-19 Safety Measures on the menu bar.

Place
In Person Run/Walk - 1100 State Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66102
Virtual Run/Walk - Wherever you are
Kansas City, KS US 66102
Make your miles count in 2021 by becoming an individual or team fundraiser.

All proceeds benefit the KC Blind All-Stars Foundation (KCBAS) which supports the Kansas State School for the Blind (KSSB).   KCBAS provides financial support for KSSB in a wide range of creative programs: Technology; Education, Employment & Entrepreneurial; Athletics & Extracurricular Activities; Music & Arts; and Skill Building. Proceeds of this year's 5k will help KSSB repair and update the gymnasium.

When registering, you will be asked if you want to donate,  "select a fundraiser to donate to a cause" or "select “Become a Fundraiser” if you would like to set up a new fundraiser.

A picture of the new gym.
High ceiling, bright lights, school logo on the floor, tactile paintings on the wall, bleachers on opposite sides, goal ball net.

Print on the picture:  Help us create a safe, accessible, and inviting space for students who are blind or low vision through the renovation, of our multi-purpose gymnasium.  For over 150 years, the Kansas State School for the Blind has provided recreation and sports activities to improve students' physical and mental well-being, and we need your help to ensure that tradition continues.

Bottom left is logo of KCBAS. An owl holding a flag with KC Blind All-Stars. The owl has a red shirt with the KCBAS on it.
Top right is the logo of Kansas State School for the Blind.
A sunflower with eagle inside. Below the log is KSSB written in braille sim.
In the top middle is a picture of the stage.

Print on the picture: 
Renovations will include:  Tactile art with braille labeling, accessible, multipurpose court, ADA-accessible performance stage, safe and protective flooring, high contrast colors and materials, acoustics enhancements, retractable bleachers.

"Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much." -- Helen Keller.

Johnson Gymnasium Renovation

T-Shirt

Register by September 1st to guarantee a free t-shirt.  Youth and adult sizes are available.
If you want to buy an extra shirt or not registering and want to buy a shirt, please go to the menu bar:  
1) Click the "more" tab
2) Click "Buy Raffle Tickets & T-shirts" tab

VOLUNTEERS

Volunteer opportunities will open on August 15th, 2021.

PACKET PICK-UP & PARTICIPANTS' GUIDE

Will be added on September 1, 2021.

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

Will be added on September 1, 2021.

Race Contact Info

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