Kansas City’s Big 12 Run

Race Stats

  • Location: Sprint Center
  • Length: 5k/ 12k
  • Start time: 10am
  • End time: 1pm
  • Date: 03-11-2017
  • Beneficiary: Kansas City Sports Commission and Foundation
  • Day of event Phone: 816-701-9143
  • Day of event contact: Dave Borchardt
  • Race Director Name: Dave Borchardt
  • Race Director Email:dborchardt@sportkc.org
  • No. of Participants: 2000
  • Race Website: http://www.kcbig12run.com/
  • Link to Map:

Race Route

5K turn-by-turn directions:
Begin at 12th and Grand and head north on Grand to 8th Street. Turn east on 8th Street to Holmes, south on Holmes to 18th Street, west on 18th Street to Grand, north on Grand to Truman (eastbound lanes), east on Truman to Oak, north on Oak to 9th Street, west on 9th Street to Grand, south on Grand to finish at 12th Street.


12K turn-by-turn directions:
Begin at 12th and Grand and head north on Grand to 8th Street. Turn east on 8th Street to Holmes, south on Holmes to Truman (eastbound lanes), east on Truman to Woodland Avenue, south on Woodland Avenue to 18th Street, west on 18th Street to Highland, north on Highland to 17th Terrace, west on 17th Terrace to Paseo, south on Paseo to 31st Street, west on 31st to Holmes, north on Holmes to 30th Street, west on 30th Street to McGee Trafficway, northwest on McGee Trafficway to Gillham Road, north on Gillham Road to Pershing (westbound lanes), west on Pershing to Grand, north on Grand to Truman (eastbound lanes), east on Truman to Oak, north on Oak to 9th Street, west on 9th Street to Grand, south on Grand to finish at 12th Street.

About This Race

Kick off March basketball by participating in the Big 12 Run. The course begins and ends in the heart of downtown Kansas City. With two distances to choose from, a 12K or 5K, runners of all experience levels are encouraged to participate in this family-friendly event. Strollers are welcome for the 5K race. Everyone that crosses the finish line for either distance will receive a finisher’s medal.

Celebrate college basketball and wear your team’s colors for this fun running event!