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Department of Kinesiology

 

Below is a list of all of the local events held in city of Manhattan Ks. Below is a list of many of the out of town events that many individuals from Manhattan participate in each year.

  • Races Located outside of Manhattan can be found on the bottom of the page

 

Note: Due to dates continually changing from year to year, each website will have the most up to date information in regards to registration, date and times of the events.

Races Located in Manhattan

Month

Event

Type

Location

Cost

For More Information:

February

KSU Open

Track and Field Meet

Ahearn Fieldhouse on Ward Haylett Track, Manhattan, KS

$15-$225

website

March

St. Patrick's Day Road Race

2 Mile Fun Run, 2 Mile Walk, 10K Road Race

Manhattan & Aggieville, KS

$12-$22

website

April

Royal TRACs 5K & Royal Kids Fun Run

5K

Northeast Community Park Manhattan, KS

$25-$30

website

 

16th Annual Dog 'n Jog

1.5K Fun Run, 5K, 10K

Manhattan, KS

$20-$25

website

 

1st Annual Walk for Recovery

Autism Fundraiser

City Park Manhattan, KS

$10-$30

website

May

Cycle CASA 2011

10 to 40 Miles

Anneberg Park Manhattan, KS

$15-$35

website

June

4th Annual Poyntz Avenue Mile

1 Mile

Manhattan, KS

 

CoachMelG@hotmail.com

 

Tallgrass State Category Road Race

Bike Road Race

Manhattan, KS

$25

website

July

Kaw Valley Rodeo and Riley County Fair

 Rodeo

CiCo Park Manhattan, KS

 

website

August

3rd Annual Brew 2 Shoe 10K

43.8 Miles (10 legs about 4 miles each)

From Tallgrass Brewing Co to Manhattan Running Co., Manhattan, KS

 $5- $30

website

September

Manhattan Cross Country Festival & School Fitness Challenge

5K and Fun Run for kids

Warner Park Manhattan, KS

 

wwebsite

October

K-State Homecoming 5K

5K

Manhattan, KS

 

website

December

Winter Runderland 10K & 10K Relay

10K and 10K Relay

Manhattan Running Co Manhattan, KS

 

website


Races outside of Manhattan (~ 1 hour drive or less)

Month

Event

Type

Location

Cost

For More Information:

March

Perry race # 2

5 miles biking

Lake Perry, KS

$25-$60

website (pdf)

 

Perry race # 3

5 miles biking

Lake Perry, KS

$25-$60

website (pdf)

 

Hill 2 Hill 5K Race & 1.5 Mile Walk

5K run, 1.5 mile walk

Herington, KS

$20-$25

website

April

Santa Fe Trail Warm-Up Ride

20, 30, or 40 miles biking

Alta Vista, KS

$30-$50

1. website

 

Cabin Fever Challenge

16, 37, or 54 miles biking

Pottawatomie County, KS

$20-$30

website

 

Fools Day 5K

5K run, or 1 mile walk

Salina, KS

$15-$25

website

 

Eisenhower Marathon

5K or 10K run/walk

Abilene, KS

$20-$75

website

 

Law Day 5K/1 Mile Walk

5K run, 1 mile walk

Topeka, KS

$15-$25

website

May

Pasta 58 Bike Tour

58 miles biking

Junction City, KS

$20

website

 

Gravel Ride for Maisie’s Pride

40 miles biking

Eskridge, KS

$35

website

 

Camp Alexander MTB and 5K Race

5K bike/run

Emporia, KS

N/A

website

June

Biking Across Kansas

Up to 475 miles biking

Tribune, KS

$30-$165

website

July

N/A

 

 

 

 

August

N/A

 

 

 

 

September

Bike MS: Eastern Kansas Ride

150 miles biking

Topeka, KS

$30

website

October

Santa Fe Trail Bike Ride

30 miles biking

Alta Vista, KS

$25-$30

website

  

13.1 mile run, or 5K fun run/walk

Topeka, KS

$25-$43

website

November

World Run Day

5K and 10K run/walk

All Cities

$17

website

December

N/A