Buck O’Neil 5k Run

Race Stats

  • Location: 18th and Vine
  • Length: 5k and 2.2 Mile
  • Start time: 9am
  • End time: 12pm
  • Date: 09-26-2020
  • Beneficiary: Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
  • Day of event Phone: 816-560-0989
  • Day of event contact: Cathie Moss
  • Race Director Name: Cathie Moss
  • Race Director Email:cmoss@nlbm.com
  • No. of Participants: 300
  • Race Website: www.nlbm.com
  • Link to Map:

Race Route

5K (3.1 Mile) Run Course
START: Buck O’Neil Way (17th Street Terrace) at Vine Street facing west
WEST on O’Neil Way to The Paseo
NORTH on Paseo (under I-70) to 12th Street
EAST on 12th Street to Woodland
SOUTH on Woodland (under I-70) to 19th Street
EAST on 19th Street to Brooklyn
SOUTH on Brooklyn to 22nd Street
WEST on 22nd Street to Vine Street
SOUTH on Vine Street to 24th Street
WEST on 24th Street to Flora
NORTH on Flora to 22nd Street
WEST ON 22nd Street to The Paseo
NORTH on The Paseo to O’Neil Way
EAST on O’Neil Way to Vine--FINISH

2.2 Mile Walk Course
START: Buck O’Neil Way (17th Street Terrace) at Vine Street facing west
WEST on O’Neil Way to The Paseo
NORTH on The Paseo to Truman Road
EAST on Truman Road to Woodland (around Parade Park)
SOUTH on Woodland to 19th Street
EAST on 19th Street to Brooklyn
SOUTH on Brooklyn to 22nd Street
WEST on 22nd Street to The Paseo
NORTH on The Paseo to O’Neil Way
EAST on O’Neil Way to Vine--FINISH

About This Race

The Buck O'Neil 5k run and 2.2 walk benefiting the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum and in recognition of the Centennial Celebration of the Negro Leagues.