Events

30th Annual KFRX Mayor’s Run

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05/06/2017
Date: May 6
Venue: Nebraska State Capitol
Location: Near 16th and H Streets
Ticket Price: See website for Registration Costs
Time: 8am Boys grades 5-6, 8:20am Girls grades 5-6, 8:40am Boys grades 3-4, 9am Girls grades 3-4, 9:20am Boys 2nd grade and under, 9:40am Girls 2nd grade and under

This year marks the 30th Annual KFRX Mayor’s Run sponsored by Sandhill’s Publishing. Known as midwest America’s largest children’s run, the Mayor’s Run will be giving away 35 bikes and $1 from every entry will be donated to Woods Tennis Center – Taking the Game to the Community. Any 6th grade or younger child is eligible to run in the Mayor’s Run. Parents, grandparents, older siblings or an adult sponsor are welcome to enter on the family plan and accompany younger runners in heats 3, 4, 5 and 6 and receive a t-shirt. It is NOT necessary for adults to register to accompany a young runner. All runners must complete the online entry process at GetMeRegistered.com Entry Fee & Family Plan The first family member is the regular price of $6. If submitted together, additional family members from the same household are $4 each. Family plan entries must be registered by Thursday, April 20 at 11:59pm. Each runner must enter online separately. Fees are as follows: >>$6 if entered on or before Thursday, April 20 ** If you register on or before April 20 and have selected an LPS elementary school, your packet and shirt will be delivered at school. >>$8 from April 21 to Friday, April 28 ** If you register from April 21-28, packets and shirts will ONLY be available at The Cornhusker Hotel from 3-6pm on Friday, May 5 or on race morning, May 6 starting at 7am. No school pickup for late registration! >>$10 entry (no t-shirt included) in person at packet pickup at the Cornhusker Hotel on Friday, May 5 from 3-6 p.m. >>No race day entries Runners can only register online. Online registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on Friday, April 28. Race T-shirts The Mayor’s Run t-shirt is one of the most popular race shirts for the Lincoln Track Club because it is designed by a participant in the race. Every runner who enters by Thursday, April 21 is guaranteed a race t-shirt so be sure to mark your size when you register. Sizes run small so plan accordingly. See the t-shirt designs from the previous 28 years Late registration without a t-shirt is in person at packet pickup at the Cornhusker Hotel on Friday, May 5 from 3-6 p.m. THERE ARE NO RACE DAY ENTRIES! Start Times: There are six heats with the first heat starting at 8 a.m. with 15-20 minutes between each heat. The heats are: 8 a.m.: boys grades 5-6 8:20 a.m.: girls grades 5-6 8:40 a.m.: boys grades 3-4 9 a.m.: girls grades 3-4 9:20 a.m.: boys 2nd grade and under 9:40 a.m.: girls 2nd grade and under Any child may run with a heat of older children if they need to finish early. If you need to walk and plan to take over 12 minutes we encourage you to wait until after the first two heats. No roller skates or blades, skate boards or dogs are allowed.