March 23rd

8 am 

Location: Manhattan Ave., Manhattan KS 66502

  • The mile will begin on the North end of Manhattan Ave. near the intersection of Research Park Dr. and Manhattan Ave. Race day packet pick up will take place in the parking lot of AIB(east side of Manhattan Ave) at the top of Manhattan Ave.

  • Staging area for all races will take place in the parking lot of AIB.


1 Mile: $20 until February 28, then $25

1 Mile (14 and under): $10 until February 28, then $15

1/2 Mile: $10 until February 28, then $15

*All races include a T-shirt


Please park in lots B16 &B17 behind (North) Weber Hall on the Northwest corner of Claflin rd. and Manhattan Ave.  You can walk up the hill to the start line and it will be a short walk back from the finish line to your vehicle.

Additional Information

This is a point to point downhill mile starting on north Manhattan Ave. and ending near the intersection of Vattier St. & Manhattan Ave. The entire road will be closed to traffic so that the course will be extremely safe to all ages. Children 8 and under will have the choice of running the 1/2 mile or the full mile. The 1/2 mile will run after every mile race has been run. Depending on attendance the mile races will be done in several waves. You will be notified of which wave you will run in as race day approaches. 



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