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 Contact:

February

KSU Open

Track and Field Meet

Ahearn Fieldhouse on Ward Haylett Track Manhattan+, KS

$15-$225

http://www.kstatesports.com/sports/c-track/spec-rel/102910aac.html

March

St. Patrick's Day Road Race

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

Manhattan & Aggieville, KS

$12-$22

www. letsgorun.com/StPatsRace/index.htm

April

Royal TRACs 5K & Royal Kids Fun Run

5K

Northeast Community Park Manhattan, KS

$25-$30

www.royaltracs5k.com

 (April continued)

16th Annual Dog 'n Jog

1.5K Fun Run, 5K, 10K

Manhattan, KS

$20-$25

http://www.vet.ksu.edu/events/dognjog/index.htm

(April Continued)

1st Annual Walk for Recovery

Autism Fundraiser

City Park Manhattan, KS

$10-$30

www.letsgorun.com

May

Cycle CASA 2011

10 to 40 Miles

Anneberg Park Manhattan, KS

$15-$35

http://casa.manhattanks.org/cyclecasa/ride.htm

June

4th Annual Poyntz Avenue Mile

1 Mile

Manhattan, KS

 

CoachMelG@hotmail.com

(June Continued

Tallgrass State Category Road Race

Bike Road Race

Manhattan, KS

$25

http://www.tallgrasscycling.org

July

Kaw Valley Rodeo and Riley County Fair

 Rodeo

CiCo Park Manhattan, KS

 

http://www.rileycountyfair.com/rodeo/

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

www.manhattanrunningco.com

September

Manhattan Cross Country Festival & School Fitness Challenge

5K and Fun Run for kids

Warner Park Manhattan, KS

 

www.letsgorun.com/XCFestival/index.htm

October

K-State Homecoming 5K

5K

Manhattan, KS

 

http://www.k-state.com/s/1173/index.aspx?sid=1173&gid=1&pgid=574 

December

Winter Runderland 10K & 10K Relay

10K and 10K Relay

Manhattan Running Co Manhattan, KS

 

www.manhattanrunningco.com


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


Month

Event

Type

Location

Cost

For More Information Go To:

March

1. Perry race # 2

2. Perry race # 3

3. Hill 2 Hill 5K Race & 1.5 Mile Walk   

1. 5 miles biking

2. 5 miles biking

3. 5K run, 1.5 mile walk

1. Lake Perry, KS

2. Lake Perry, KS

3. Herington, KS

1. $25-$60

2. $25-$60

3. $20-$25

1 & 2.

http://kscycling.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Perry-Road-Race-Flier-20111.pdf

 

3.http://www.runningintheusa.com/Race/View.aspx?RaceID=28490

 

April

1. Santa Fe Trail Warm-Up Ride

2. Cabin Fever Challenge

3. Fools Day 5K

4. Eisenhower Marathon

5. Law Day 5K/1 Mile Walk

1. 20, 30, or 40 miles biking

2. 16, 37, or 54 miles biking

3. 5K run, or 1 mile walk

4. 5K or 10K run/walk

5. 5K run, 1 mile walk

1. Alta Vista, KS

2. Pottawatomie County, KS

3. Salina, KS

4. Abilene, KS

5. Topeka, KS

1. $30-$50

2. $20-$30

3. $15-$25

4. $20-$75

5. $15-$25

1.http://www.kansascyclist.com/events/SantaFeTrailSpringWarmUpRide.html

 

 

2. http://www.wam-sag-man.org/cabinfeverchallenge.php

 

3.http://782aux.webs.com/foolsday5k.htm

 

4.http://www.eisenhowermarathon.com/index.htm

 

5.http://topekabar.com/events

 

May

1. Pasta 58 Bike Tour

2. Gravel Ride for Maisie’s Pride

3. Camp Alexander MTB and 5K Race

1. 58 miles biking

2. 40 miles biking

3. 5K bike/run

1. Junction City, KS

2. Eskridge, KS

3. Emporia, KS

1. $20

2. $35

3. N/A

1. http://travelks.com

 

 

2. http://gravelrideformaisiespride.blogspot.com/

 

 

3.http://www.kansascyclist.com/events/CampAlexanderMTBRace.html

June

1. Biking Across Kansas

1. Up to 475 miles biking

1. Tribune, KS

1. $30-$165

1. http://www.bak.org

July

N/A

 

 

 

 

August

N/A

 

 

 

 

September

1. Bike MS: Eastern Kansas Ride

1. 150 miles biking

1. Topeka, KS

1. $30

1.http://bikeksg.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR?fr_id=16072&pg=entry

October

1. Santa Fe Trail Bike Ride

 

1. 30 miles biking

2. 13.1 mile run, or 5K fun run/walk

1. Alta Vista, KS

2. Topeka, KS

1. $25-$30

2. $25-$43

1. http://kansascyclist.com

 

November

1. World Run Day

1. 5K and 10K run/walk

1. All Cities

1. $17

1. http://www.runday.com/  

December

N/A