Sept. 11, 2016
Held on the Olathe campus of MidAmerica Nazarene University
What: “To Thank and Honor Those Who Serve Our Country.” The 5K, half marathon, marathon, ultra-marathon, casual run/walk or team race is truly an event for all skill levels. Opening ceremonies at 11:30. The running events will start at noon.
Why: Commemoration and celebration of the individuals who were lost in the 9/11 attacks and those who work to protect our communities.
Who: Open to the public. The 9-hour 11-minute event features teams of area families who lost loved ones in the 9/11 attacks. Last year’s attendance was approximately 300+ from around the world.
Media are invited to attend. Photo and video opportunities will be available.
Where: MidAmerica Nazarene University Olathe Campus – starts in Cook Center parking lot. Runs through campus and Campus Mall (beautiful green, tree-lined area).
139th and Mur-Len Road, Olathe, Kansas
When: Friday, Sept. 11, 2016
11:30 a.m. to 9:11 p.m.