Kansas City Track Club Newsletter
October  2015

Sign upto run, run it virtually, volunteer or sponsor a youth runner who would otherwise not be able to participate.  All runners receive 
an awesome shirt, finishers medal and pancake and egg breakfast! Be sure to purchase KCTC arm warmers, beanie's, and caps that match your race shirt at packet pick up and on race day.

#CliffHangerRun    www.cliffhangerrun.com  Register 

Run Races, Earn Points and Win!

KCTC is kicking off the first annual Race KC Series.  Competition is open to all KCTC members. Any member of another RRCA club may be a guest KCTC member by paying a $10 entry fee for the series.

Anyone running a "Race KC Series" race at any point in the season and placing in the top five in their age group is recoded as part of the competition, but must be a KCTC member to win. Standings are updated and published on the Kansas City Track Club website (www.kctrack.org) and facebook page as the season progresses.

Active KCTC membership must be in place by Nov 1st of the series year to receive final recognition and awards

Points are based on performance in 5-year age groups from 20-24 thru 80+ and s coring is five deep in each age group in all races as follows:

Kickoff Party

The KC Sweet 16 Series is BACK for 2016! Run the Westport St. Patrick's Day Run, CCVI Trolley Run, Ward Parkway Four on the 4th, and the Kansas City Zoo Run. Only KC Sweet 16 participants get a discounted price on all four races AND a great finisher's prize! 

Join us for the KC Sweet 16 Kickoff party.
at Bier Station on October 29 at 6:00 pm
Fun run and $1 off biers for runners!
 RSVP here or email kctcrunner@gmail.com 


BeginningRunner's Class 

Joining a class is the wisest way to get started on your road to running. Class is in session every Monday night at Garry Gribbles Running Sports, Ward Parkway location at 5:45 pm. Show up ready to run/walk. 
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KC Marathon Expo

Stop by and see us at  Booth 209

We ordered some new KCTC apparel to keep you warm during these winter months. Pick up some giveaways, talk with us about the new Race KC Series, renew your membership or register for Cliff Hanger Run. Looking forward to seeing you!!!

Aid Station

Look for KCTC at water stop #2 at the KC Marathon. We will be there for you.  Good luck to all of you running!


The KCTC MAX Racing Team is 51 strong and will soon be sporting these awesome jersey's at their races.  Watch for them at the KC Marathon! 

do it run or

Hot off the press! 
KC  Smoke is featured in the launch edition of Indie Fit  Magazine. C lick here to read the full article, featuring interviews with Jeramey Jordan, Aaron Davidson, Randy Wasinger, Joe Moore & Kory Cool.

In This Issue
Cliff Hanger
Race KC
Sweet 16
Beginning Runners
KCTC Apparel 

While you were enjoying summer running, we were getting ready for winter! Check out the new caps, coats, arm warmers, and beanies made especially for running this winter!


Night Run

 Join us for a great social get together every week at a different location. We run distances from 3  to 10 miles with a potluck supper to follow.  We'd love for you join us!

10/21  Mary and Doug Edwards

WNR's start at 6:00 PM 
Please bring a side dish!
Weekly Group Runs  
Looking for ways to stay motivated? Want someone to run with but don't want to drive all the way across town? Be sure to visit our  Group Runs page for a listing of weekly runs all across the Metro area! 
Looking for your next race?
As racing season continues, be sure to check out the Kansas City Track Club race calendar for a complete listing of local events! Feel free to submit a race to our calendar as well if you don't see yours listed. Our calendar can be viewed as a list or a monthly calendar so click on whichever view you prefer
Want More KCTC?
Join the club at www.kctrack.org

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