Kansas City’s Big 12 Run

Race Stats

  • Location: Grand Blvd between P&L and Sprint Center
  • Length: 7.46 Miles
  • Start time: 8am
  • End time: 11am
  • Date: 03-16-2019
  • Beneficiary: Kansas City Sports Commission and Foundation
  • Day of event Phone: 816-701-9143
  • Day of event contact: Josh Zabel
  • Race Director Name: Josh Zable
  • Race Director Email:jzabel@sportkc.org
  • No. of Participants: 1600
  • Race Website:
  • Link to Map:

Race Route

12K Course
Start at 12th Street and Grand Blvd heading north, east on 8th Street, south on Holmes, east on Truman Road (eastbound lanes), south on Woodland, west on 18th Street, north on Vine, west on 17th Terrace, south on The Paseo (southbound lanes), west on 31st Street, north on Holmes, west on 30th Street, northwest on McGree Trafficway, north on Gillham Road, west on Pershing Rd (westbound lanes), north on Grand Blvd, east on Truman Road (eastbound lanes), north on Oak, west on 9th Street, south on Grand Blvd to finish at 12th Street.

5K Course
Start at 12th Street and Grand Blvd heading north, east on 8th Street, south on Holmes, west on 18th Street, north on Grand Blvd, east on Truman Road (eastbound lanes), north on Oak, west on 9th Street, south on Grand Blvd to finish at 12th Street.

1 Mile Course
Start at 12th Street and Grand Blvd heading north, east on 9th Street, north on Locust, west on 8th Street, south on Grand Blvd to finish at 12th Street.

About This Race

Kick off March basketball by participating in Kansas City’s Big 12 Run. The course begins and ends in the heart of downtown Kansas City. Choose from the 1 mile, 5K, or 12K distance. Runners of all experience levels are encouraged to participate in this family-friendly event. Strollers are welcome for the 1 mile and 5K race. All participants in the 12K or 5K who cross the finish line will receive a finisher’s medal.