Not up for 13.1 miles? Try out our 5K course and you’ll still load up with a great shirt and commemorative finisher medal! Both runners and walkers are welcome to participate in the 5K. You will also receive free photos, chip timing, and special offers from our sponsors!
START TIME: 8:30 AM
LOCATION/PARKING: The race starts at Liberty Community Center (1600 S Withers Rd, Liberty, MO 64068). CLICK HERE to see where to park on site and shuttle parking. There will be shuttle parking at St. James Catholic Church, 309 S. Stewart Rd, Liberty, MO; Academy Sports at Liberty Commons, 269 S. Stewart Rd., Liberty, MO; and EPIC Elementary, 650 Conistor St. Liberty, MO.
COURSE: CLICK HERE to see the 5K course!
Sumner One Pint Size Patriot Kids Dash at 9:30 a.m. – Free! The first 150 kids ages 3-10 to check in on race day will receive their own medals when finishing a 75-yard dash! A free family activity area will be on site from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., featuring inflatables, music, face painting, photo booth and more. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Through Dec. 31, 2017
|Jan. 1, 2018 – Feb. 27, 2018||
Feb. 28 through race day
Thank you for your participation! Your entry fee supports community LiveWell grants distributed by the Liberty Hospital Foundation. Read more.
No refunds will be given for the event. However, we will allow you to:
1. change to the half marathon and charge you the difference; or
2. transfer your registration to someone else by Feb. 24 only.
Email any change requests to the Race Director.
We will run in rain, cold, or snow. However, if the race is canceled in the event of unsafe weather or other unforeseen conditions, no refunds will be given.
Wednesday, Feb. 28 – 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Liberty Hospital Sports Medicine, 398 N. Blue Jay Drive, Liberty, MO 64068 Map
Thursday, March 1, 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Norterre, The Aurora Health & Wellness Center, 2609 Glenn Hendren Drive, Liberty, MO 64068 (next door to Liberty Hospital)
Friday, March 2 – 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., William Jewell College Mabee Center, 924 State Hwy. H, Liberty, MO 64068 Map
Race Day – Saturday, March 3 – 6:00 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. (if you plan to pick up your packet on race day please arrive at least 1 hour before the start of the half marathon)
AWARDS: All runners will receive a great finisher’s medal! A Prize Package will be given to the top three male and female finishers overall. Medals and a $10 gift card from will also be given to the top three finishers in the following age groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+.
TIMING, RESULTS, & RUNNER TRACKING: The race will be timed using Chronotrack timing chip technology. The timing chip is attached to the bib number and does not need to be returned. Participants can opt-in to receive live tracking and updates via Facebook, Twitter, or Text Message when they sign up for the race. You can also sign up for live tracking by clicking THIS LINK.
STROLLERS: Yes, strollers are allowed! We ask that participants with strollers, baby joggers or similar devices to start at the back of the runners and walkers.