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Winter Wonderland 5K to Benefit TARC


Registration has been postponed for Winter Wonderland 5k.  Please check back for updates.


DATE:  Saturday, November 21, 2020

SITE:  Reynolds Lodge at Lake Shawnee on Tinman Circle, 3315 SE Tinman Circle. Topeka, KS 66605. Click here for directions.   Click here for Course Map

TIME:  Check-in/Registration: 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Race Time: 5:30 p.m.  Award Ceremony: 6:15 p.m.  

FEE:  $25 per person. Price includes race fees, awards, Winter Wonderland admittance, post event snacks and refreshments, and commemorative item to the first 200 participants to register.

ONLINE REGISTRATION:  Click on the blue link above to register online.

PAPER REGISTRATION:  Click here to download and print a paper registration form.

DEADLINE  Thursday, November 19 at 5:00 p.m. Race day registrations will be accepted with a $5 late fee from 3:30-5:00 p.m. at Reynolds Lodge. 

QUESTIONS:  Contact the SSG office at 785-235-2295 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

COURSE DESCRIPTION:  Enjoy the glistening lights of beautiful Winter Wonderland as you bring in the 2020 Holiday Season with a brisk 5K Run or Walk.The race will begin and end at Reynolds Lodge on Tinman Circle.This is a family event, therefore strollers and pets are welcome.Race will be chip timed. Click here for Course Map. PLEASE NOTE: This is a night race therefore some areas of the route will not be well lit. Please wear Reflective running gear and use a flashlight when you are on the course. Dress warm and be prepared for cold weather.

DIVISIONS: Divisions for both Male and Female. 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+

RACE DAY:  Check-in/Registration will take place at Reynolds Lodge beginning at 3:30 p.m.  Following the run, there will be an awards ceremony with refreshments and snacks at Reynolds Lodge. SSG Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each division.  The Sunflower State Games reserves the right to cancel the event in case of severe weather. Registration fees are non-refundable. Proceeds of the event will benefit TARC and the Sunflower State Games. Event photos will be posted here.

COSTUME CONTEST:  Wear your best Holiday costume to liven up the party while you run. Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed runners!

PARKING:  Parking will take place in the grass lot across the street from Reynolds Lodge. Please follow directions from parking staff upon arrival. Parking will NOT be allowed in the Reynolds Lodge parking lot.

PACKET PICK-UP:  Packet pick-up will take place on Friday, November 20th from 10:00a.m. - 8:00 p.m. at Jock's Nitch Sporting Goods located inside Westridge Mall, 1801 SW Wanamaker Rd., Topeka, KS 66604. Participants who take advantage of packet pick-up will not need to check-in on race day. However, all participants must be lined up for the start of the race by 5:25 p.m. on Saturday. PLEASE NOTE: Registrations for the event will NOT be accepted at packet pick-up. Jock's Nitch Sporting Goods is offering 25% off your store purchase to all participants who pick up their packet on Friday, November 20th from 10 a.m.- 8 p.m.!



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