R(un) for One | TOPEKA, KS

R(un) for One | Topeka



Join us on August 19th for the 6th Annual Run for One 5K at Lake Shawnee! Enjoy beautiful views of the lake while running on the paved walkway for an out and back course. This course is one where you can shoot to beat your personal record or take advantage of the relatively flat terrain with a stroll. This is a course the whole family will enjoy!


Lake Shawnee
3400 SE Leisure Ln
Topeka, KS 66605

Directions: We will begin the run on the West side of the lake by the girls’ softball diamonds at shelter house 1 and 2. The most direct access is from SE West Edge Road onto SE Leisure Lane to get to the starting line.


Saturday, August 19th, 2017


5K R(un): $30 by August 17/ $35 on race day*
1 Mile Fun R(un): $15 by August 17/ $20 on race day*

*Participants can register on race day. There is a $5 price increase for race day registration and receiving a t-shirt is not guaranteed.

            Your Registration Makes a Difference:

                       $30 covers the cloth needed at the Liberia sewing center for a month

                       $60 (two runners) funds medicine for our China Foster Center for a month

                       $120 (four runners) funds computer classes for a month in Uganda

                       $120 (four runners) covers the teacher’s salary for a month

Packet Pick-up

Friday, August 18
9:00am – 4:00pm  

Lifeline Kansas Office
4745 NW Hunters Ridge Cir. Ste C
Topeka, KS

Day of Schedule

8:00 am – Day of registration opens

8:45 am – Day of registration closes

9:00 am – R(un) for One begins

9:45 am – 1 Mile Fun R(un) begins

10:30 am – Awards Ceremony


Awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and female overall winners and to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers in the following male and female age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+.


The R(un) for One shirts are always a hit! We know you will love this year’s super soft shirt.

Questions? Contact Race Director Jessa Swearingen at 785.783.4577 or email jessa.swearingen@lifelinechild.org