St Jude Walk/ Run to End Childhood Cancer

Race Stats

  • Location: Grand between Sprint Center and Power and Light
  • Length: 5k
  • Start time: 9am
  • End time: 11am
  • Date: 09-22-2018
  • Beneficiary: St Jude Children's Research Hospital
  • Day of event Phone: 816-489-1324
  • Day of event contact: Lydia Chapman
  • Race Director Name: Lydia Chapman
  • Race Director Email:lydia.chapman@stjude.org
  • No. of Participants: 300
  • Race Website: http://fundraising.stjude.org/site/TR?fr_id=89701&pg=entry
  • Link to Map:

Race Route

5K Route: Start on Grand Blvd in front of the Sprint Center, north on Grand Blvd to 12th St, east on 12th St to Oak St, south on Oak St to Gillham Rd, south on Gillham Rd to 25th St, west on 25th St to Pershing Rd, northwest on Pershing Rd to Grand Blvd, north on Grand Blvd to 17th St, east on 17th St to Oak St, north on Oak St to 12th St, west on 12th St to Grand Blvd, south on Grand Blvd to the finish line.

1 Mile Route: Start on Grand Blvd in front of the Sprint Center, north on Grand Blvd to 12th St, east on 12th St to Oak St, south on Oak St to 14th St to where they will turn around and head back to the finish line in the reverse directions.

About This Race

In September, supporters from across the nation come together for the St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month to raise money for the kids of St. Jude, where families never receive a bill for anything.