Blue Springs Family YMCA Half Marathon and 5k

Half Marathon, 5K

Event Date

Sat, Oct 3, 2015


Blue Springs, MO


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Running-Half marathon - Individual Age group/open

$45 $45 Closed

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$20 $25 Closed

About This Activity

Gear up for a new and unique race experience at the inaugural Blue Springs Family YMCA Half Marathon and 5K on Saturday, October 3, 2015. Enjoy beautiful natural scenery as you cover lots of rolling hills and some steeper inclines along the race course in eastern Jackson County, Missouri. The start and finish line is at the Blue Springs Family YMCA. A full course map for the half marathon can be viewed by clicking on this link.

This race supports the Blue Springs Family YMCA, where the Y provides important programs that give people of all ages the opportunity to connect with others, learn new skills and achieve greater well-being.

Event details and schedule

Start Times on October 3rd 

Half Marathon         7:30 am

5k                       8:00 am

Race Registration

Through May, 5, 2015: Half Marathon $45, 5K $20
Through August 3, 2015: Half Marathon $50, 5K $25
Through September 19, 2015: Half Marathon $55, 5K $30
On Race Day, October 3, 2015: Half Marathon $65, 5K $35

Awards and Medals

Awards will be given to the top three male and top three female performers in both the half marathon and 5K races. All finishers will receive a medal.

Packet Pick-Up

Packets will be available to pick up at the Blue Springs Family YMCA beginning Monday, October 1. Packets also will be available on site on race day prior to the event.

Race Shirts

All race participants registered by August 3, 2015, are guaranteed a long-sleeved tech shirt. Availability is on a first-come, first-served basis after that date.

Training Opportunities

The Blue Springs Family YMCA will host a nine-week training program for the half marathon and a six-week training program for the 5K. Training groups meet weekly for a long run and participate in additional meetings to focus on cross training. For more information, contact Justin Giger at 816.224.9620 or


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