Yellow Brick Road 5K

Sat April 27, 2019 Joplin, MO 64802-1106 US Directions RaceJoy Ready


1 Mile Walk

9:00AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT


9:00AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT

Race Operations

9:00AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT


MSSU Fred G. Hughes Stadium
Joplin, MO US 64802-1106


Start gathering your team now for Bill & Virginia Leffen Center for Autism’s 12th Annual Walk for Autism Awareness and our first-ever non-competitive 5K! Walk or run in honor of a loved one, family member or friend with autism, and promote autism awareness and acceptance.

Oz-themed costumes and team shirts are encouraged. Members of the same team may participate in different events. A resource fair will follow the events.

All proceeds benefit program development and scholarship assistance at Bill & Virginia Leffen Center for Autism.

Registrations received by April 17, 2019, will guarantee a T-shirt.

Packet Pickup: Friday April 20, MSSU Endzone Fieldhouse at Fred G. Hughes Stadium, 3pm-6pm

Outdoor 5K Registration (Includes t-shirt)

One-Mile Walk Registration (T-shirt $5 extra)
Kids 2 and under walk for free!

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Registration and Check-In

9:00 AM
Yellow Brick Road 5K Begins

9:00 AM
One-Mile Walk Begins


Race Contact Info

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Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Yellow Brick Road 5K.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
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