Running / Special Events

Outrun Childhood Obesity

This 8th annual timed run benefits the Garden City Recreation Commission’s Fit Camp program. Fit camp is designed to help youth understand and appreciate a healthy and active lifestyle. The camp is provided to participants at no cost. Outrun Childhood Obesity provides funding for equipment, participant t-shirts, healthy snacks, instructors for fit camp, and much, much more! Runners can register for ½ marathon, 10K, 5K or 2 mile run.

Race Date: April 7 Registration: 8 am Half marathon start: 9 am, other races to follow Location: Charles Peebles Complex

Fee Schedule: 

RaceBy March 9By March 23After March 23
1/2 Marathon$50$55$60
2 Mile$35$40$45

Triple Threat Triathon Series

Complete three of the five scheduled triathlons and conquer SW Kansas. Garden City, Holcomb, Dodge City, Cimarron and Liberal will be participating in 2018. Triple Threat finishers will receive a long sleeve tech or light running hoodie. Each location has their own t-shirts and awards. All Garden City participants complete a 400 meter perimeter swim, 12 mile bike ride, and 4 mile trail run. Watch the website for more details.

Date: July 29

Location: Garden City "Big Pool" 504 E. Maple Street

Pre-Registtration: TBD / Event Day Registration: 7 - 7:45 am

Race Begins: 8:15 am


$30/individual, $60/team

$35/individual, $70/team after July 1

The Siege & Mini Siege

Join us for the second annual Siege obstacle 5K event. This event is the ultimate test of courage and strength and will benefit Wounded Warrior Project. Push your physical limits by participating in wall climbs, rope swing, monkey bars, mud pits, and many other challenging Army-based obstacles. Old sneakers and clothes are recommended. Don’t forget to sign your kids up for the Mini Siege. Registration opens July 3.

Date: September 8 Location: Garden City High School

EventAgeStart TimeFee
The Siege 5K Individual Competitive14+9 am$40/$50 after August 21
The Siege 5K Team Competitive (Max 4 People)
To Follow$140/$160 after August 21
The Siege 5K Individual Challenge
To Follow
$30/$40 after August 21
The Siege 5K Individual Challenge
To Follow
$100/$120 after August 21
Mini Siege8-13To Follow last 5k wave
$25/$35 after August 21

Competitive and Mini Siege divisions will be timed and awards given.