SSG Presents the Inaugural Pumpkin Run
The Pumpkin Run is a one mile fitness run for kids, Pre-School through 6th Grade. The course will follow the perimeter of the Sunflower Soccer Association Complex and will take place on Saturday, October 29th. All pre-registered participants will receive a Commemorative T-shirt as well as some great discounts and offers from our event partners. Don't miss out on the fun, register today!
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Winter Wonderland 5K to Benefit TARC
Enjoy the glistening lights of beautiful Winter Wonderland as you bring in the 2016 Holiday Season with a brisk 5K Run or Walk. The event will take place on Saturday, November 19 at Lake Shawnee in Topeka. Check-in/Registration will be located at Reynolds Lodge beginning at 3:30 p.m. Following the run, there will be an awards ceremony with refreshments and chili provided by Wendy's. Wear your best holiday costume to liven up the party while you run. Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed runners. Day of entries will be accepted on site from 3:30-5:00 p.m.
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SSG Announces 2016 Volunteer of the Year
Marvin Neukirch, 72 of Topeka, has been named the Sunflower State Games Volunteer of the Year for 2016. For 15 consecutive years, since the event moved to Topeka in 2002, Marvin has given his time and talent to the Sunflower State Games by volunteering for a variety of events. His commitment and support have earned him this distinguished recognition.
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2016 Athletes of the Year Named
With a turnout of over 7,000 athletes at the 27th Annual Sunflower State Games, there were more than a few star competitors considered for the honor of being named 2016 Athlete of the Year. Kailey Ward, 16 of Berryton, and TJ Wade, 17 of Eskridge, have been honored with this recognition.
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