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OctoberFast Kids Run


The OctoberFast Run, formerly known as the Kids Pumpkin Run, encourages healthy and active lifestyles for area youth through the participation in a one mile fitness run!

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Sunflower Soccer Association
4829 NW 17th St., Topeka, KS  66618
Registration/Check-in will begin at 8:00 a.m. and close 15 minutes prior to the start of each age listed below.
5th/6th Grade: 9:00 a.m.
4th/3rd Grade: 9:20 a.m.
2nd/1st Grade: 9:40 a.m.
Pre-School/Kindergarten: 10:00 a.m.
Individual Participant Registration: $15
Classroom/Team Registration: $12 per participant. There must be a minimum of 10 registrations submitted by a teacher or coach to be considered a Classroom or Team Registration.
Pre-registration is now closed.
On-site Registration: Race day registration will be open beginning at 8:00 a.m. and close 15 minutes prior to the start of each group listed above. Race day registration is $15 for all participants. Please note that a limited number of Commemorative t-shirts and event packets will be available on a first come first serve basis beginning at 8:00 a.m. Race day entries are NOT guaranteed to receive the commemorative t-shirt or event packet.
Wednesday, October 18th at 5:00 p.m. Late entries will not be accepted.
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EVENT DESCRIPTION: The OctoberFast Run is a one mile fitness run for kids, Pre-School through 6th Grade. The course will follow the perimeter of the Sunflower Soccer Association Complex. Click here for Course Map.

SCHOOL AWARD: The school with the most entries received by Wednesday, October 18 will receive a trophy and $250 scholarship for the purchase of Physical Education supplies.

GIFTS/PRIZES: Commemorative T-shirt (pre-registered participants only), $4 Admission Coupon to Meier's Pumpkin Paradise, one free game of bowling courtesy of Gage Bowl, one free game of miniature golf compliments of Sports Center, a variety of coupons from our valued partners, and post-event snacks/refreshments. Last but not least, all pre-registered participants will take home a pumpkin courtesy of Community Insurance Solutions.

INDIVIDUAL PARTICIPANT PACKETS: All individual participant packets must be picked up on race day at least 15 minutes prior to the age group start times.

CLASSROOM PACKETS: Classroom packets will be delivered to schools on Thursday, October 26th.


  • Participants will keep their own run time. Race Clock will be located at the Start/Finish line.
  • This is a fitness/fun run. Therefore, no official results or race times will be posted.
  • Parents are allowed to run with their child free of charge. However, if the parents want to receive a Commemorative t-shirt with the run, they will need to register online and pay the $15 entry fee. All parents, guardians, teachers or coaches of registered runners may run at their own risk of liability.
  • Absolutely NO REFUNDS will be issued for this event of any kind. The Sunflower State Games reserves the right to cancel or change event times in case of sever weather. All registrations are non-refundable.

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