2013 HFTC Metro KC 5K
Sunday, August 25, 2013
Overland Park, Kansas
Donations may also be mailed to:
Head for the Cure Foundation
c/o Dae Smith
2020 Baltimore Suite 201
Kansas City, MO 64108
Whether you're a casual walker, a competitive runner or anything in between, the 11th Annual Head for the Cure 5K — Metro KC is an event you don't want to miss!
This family-friendly event takes place on a flat, self-contained USATF-certified course that winds through beautiful tree-lined Corporate Woods in Overland Park.
Participants can register as individuals or as part of a team honoring someone affected by brain cancer. Please select between the 5K Run or the 5K Walk when registering online.
Individual 5K Entry Fees:
$22– EARLY BIRD SPECIAL through June 6
$25 – June 7 through August 8
$30 - August 9 – August 22
$35 - Late Registration/Race Day
Team/Family* 5K Entry Fees:
$20 – EARLY BIRD SPECIAL through June 6
$23 - June 7 through August 8
$27 - August 9 – August 22
$30 - Late Registration/Race Day
*Per person rate. Rate applies if five or more individuals designate a team affiliation when registering (team names are available when registering online) or if three or more familiy members sign up together.
Kids' Run Entry Fee:
$10 - Now through Race Day
Packet Pick Up
2nd Annual Head for the Cure Expo! Registered participants, teams, volunteers, friends and family are invited to join on on Saturday, August 24th from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at the Overland Park Convention Center (6000 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66211) for our second 5K expo event. We will kick-off the 11th annual 5K event with fun vendors, new Head for the Cure merchandise, raffle prizes and more!
*Team Packet Pick-Up will be on the same day, Aug. 24 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. If you would like to pick-up your team's packets and shirts, please contact us to have them ready (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Race day packet pick up is also available on site at Corporate Woods at 7 a.m.
Late registrations will be accepted on Saturday and Sunday morning.
Race Day Parking
Please try to arrive early for the best parking experience. You may enter Corporate Woods from Antioch or College Boulevard and make your way towards Building 40 (9401 Indian Creek Parkway).
Please remember that the course will be closed to traffic once the event is underway, so plan to arrive early to avoid congestion.
Race Day schedule:
7:00 a.m. Late Packet Pick Up and Check In
8:00 a.m. Head for the Cure 5K - Metro KC starts (walk starts 5 minutes after run start)
9:00 a.m. Head for the Cure Kids Run (50-yard dash in the grass)
9:30 a.m. Awards Ceremony
Medals and prizes awarded to the top overall male and female finisher, the top overall Masters (40+) male and female finisher, and to the top three male and female finishers in all age groups. Age groups include: