Hospital Hill Run Half Marathon and 7.7 Mile

Race Stats

  • Location: Crown Center
  • Length: 7.7 miles, 13.1
  • Start time: 7am
  • End time: 12pm
  • Date: 06-02-2018
  • Beneficiary: Hospital Hill Run
  • Day of event Phone: 312.925.6067
  • Day of event contact: Beth Salinger
  • Race Director Name: Beth Salinger
  • Race Director Email:beth@hospitalhillrun.com
  • No. of Participants: 5000
  • Race Website: hospitalhillrun.com
  • Link to Map: http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/fullscreen/1882892471/

Race Route

Street by street Half Marathon course description
Start line on Grand Blvd North of Pershing
Go north on Grand Blvd to Truman Blvd
Head East on Truman to Oak Street
South on Oak Street to Gillham
South on Gillham to West Gillham ( about 42 nd)
South on West Gillham to 45th Street
West on 45th Street to Rockhill.
South on Rockhill to Meyer
Go west on Meyer to Brookside
Go north on Brookside to 62nd Street
Head east on 62nd Street to Main Street
Head north on Main Street to 61st Street
Head west on 61st Street to Brookside
Go north on Brookside to Cleaver II Blvd. (47th Street)
West on Cleaver to JC Nichols Parkway
JC Nichols turns into Broadway
Continue North on Broadway to 31st Street
East on 31st Street to Wyandotte
North on Wyandotte to Memorial Drive
East on Memorial Drive to Main
North on Main to 27th Street
East on 27th Street to Grand Avenue
North on Grand Avenue to Crown Center

Street by street 7.7 Mile course description (Course is not certified yet)
Start line on Grand Blvd North of Pershing
Go north on Grand Blvd to Truman Blvd
Head East on Truman to Oak Street
South on Oak Street to Gillham
South on Gillham to West Gillham (about 42 nd)
West on E. 43rd Street
South on Oak Street
West on E. 43rd Street
South on Warwick Blvd.
Warwick turns into E. 45th Street and curves West
North on Main Street
West on 43rd Street
North on Broadway to 31st Street
East on 31st Street to Wyandotte
North on Wyandotte to Memorial Drive
East on Memorial Drive to Main
North on Main to 27th Street
East on 27th Street to Grand Avenue
North on Grand Avenue to Crown Center

About This Race

The half marathon distance was added to the Hospital Hill Run in 1976 to complement the 6.8 mile event. The half marathon course shows athletes some of the highlights of Kansas City including the Power & Light District, the Sprint Center, The Kansas City Star building, Hospital Hill, UMKC Campus, Brookside Neighborhood, The Plaza, Broadway Business District, the The National World War I Museum and Memorial and finally back to the beginning at Crown Center.

All Half Marathon and 7.7 Mile participants will receive a 45th annual commemorative duffel bag and unique finisher's medal.

**The half marathon course must be completed within 3 hours and 30 minutes**
Start: 7:00AM (Grand Blvd just north of Pershing)
All wheelchair events start: 6:55AM