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2018-19 Fall & Winter Information
Online Registration Starts Sept. 7th @ Midnight
In Office Registration Starts Sept. 10th @ 8am



This is a runners club designed for those who love to run. We will meet weekly and be part of a group that shares a common interest and love for running. The annual fee includes a running jersey and discounted entrance fee to HRC running and triathlon events. You may also get additional individualized running programs from 5k, 10k, 1/2, and Full Marathons.

Entry Deadline: Join Anytime

Annual Fee:  $30.00

Individual Running Programs:  $40.00

Entry fee to HRC running event:  $5.00

Held on:  Fri.’s – March 3, 2017 – Oct. 27, 2017

Times:   6:00am

Location:  Varies

Ages: 16 & older


Sign up at  The eighth Annual Free Spirit Run is being held in memory of Jordyn Claiborn, who was killed in a car accident September 11, 2009.  All proceeds from the run will be donated to the Hays High Free Spirit Award and the Jordyn Claiborn Memorial Scholarship at the FHSU Herndon Clinic for Speech and Language. The run and the scholarships established in her name are in honor of the way Jordyn lived her life - Free. The Free Spirit Run will feature a 5K and 10K division. In addition, there is a "Free Spirit" division for those who want to contribute and set their own race distance.

Entry Deadline:  September 12

Entry Fee:  $18.00, $22.00 entry fee after Sept. 12

Held on:   Saturday, September 15

Times:   Registration starts at 9:15am, Race at 10:00am

Location:  Dusty Glassman Ballpark - 4th & Milner

Limitations:  Min. 15 pre-registered



Join our Runners Club at the Hays Rec Fitness Center and run to three different park locations. This 5K course will take you to Kiwanis Park, Roosevelt Elementary, and Sunrise Park before heading back to the Rec. We will recover with refreshments, snacks, foam rolling, and Yoga.

Entry Fee:  $2.00

Held On:  Saturday, October 14

Time:   8:00am

Location:  Fitness Center

Instructors:  Gail & Haley



Sign up at  The Hays Recreation Commission, in conjunction with Papa Murphy’s Take ‘n’ Bake Pizza, is ready to kick off the holiday season with our Turkey Trot! Come challenge yourself or just enjoy a great experience with your friends and family.  All participants will receive a T-shirt, and overall winners will receive a turkey.

Entry Deadline:  October 31

Entry Fee:  $18.00, $22.00 entry fee after October 31

Held on:  Saturday, November 3

Times: Registration starts at 9:00am, 10K begins at 9:45am, 5K begins at 10:00am

Location: Dusty Glassman Ball Park - 4th & Milner

Limitations: Min. 15 pre-registered


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