Heroes for Hospice 5K Run/Walk

Sat June 8, 2019 Overland Park, KS US 66223 Directions

5k Run

7:30AM CDT
REI in Prairie Fire
6281 West 135th Street
Overland Park, KS US 66223

Kansas City's first and only 5K to benefit Hospice and Palliative Care!  

Our mission is to raise awareness and support for Hospice and Palliative Care, specifically benefiting those at Kansas City  Hospice & Palliative Care and Midland Care Hospice of Topeka and Lawrence.  Since the 2011 inaugural race, Heroes for Hospice has raised and donated a net $126,000 to the two hospice houses!

This family friendly race will take place on a fun route around the Lions Gate Golf Course starting and finishing at REI in Prairiefire. Bring your friends and family out to support an amazing cause. Runners, walkers and stroller/wagon riders are all welcome join!  There will be awards given to the top three overall male/female and overall male/female masters runners following the race along with age group medals.

Not a fan of running or walking, but still want to help? Donations of funds and bandages are greatly appreciated. Copy and paste the link below into your web browser to be a financial supporter!




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Kids 8 and Under

Kids that are 8 years old and younger may run the 5K with their parent free of charge.  If you would like to purchase a t-shirt for them there is a $10 Charge.


Awards for age group awards for top 3 finishers in each age group.

19 & Under, 20-29,30-39,40-49,50-59, 60 and above

Packet Pickup

Packet pickup is at REI at 135th and Lamar in Prairiefire from 12PM-6:30PM on Friday, June 7th and race day morning June 8th morning at REI from 6:15AM-7:15AM.


Individual Pricing
1/27 - 5/12:   $25
05/13 - 06/02:   $28

06/03 - 06/08: $30


Team Pricing (groups of 4 or more)
1/27 - 5/12:   $23
5/13 - 06/02:   $26

06/03-06/08:  $30

t-shirts are not guaranteed if registering after 05/20/17.

Children age 8 and under, riding along in wagons or strollers are free. T-shirts may be purchased for $10 a shirt. 

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