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Run in Atchison: Amelia Earhart 2K/8K Run is Saturday, July 20, 2024

YMCA of Greater Kansas City
June 6, 2024
Amelia Earhart Run

Get active and join us on Saturday, July 20, 2024, for the Atchison Family YMCA/Cray Community Center's Annual Amelia Earhart 2K/8K Run!


All medals will be given out after the races are completed, in front of the Y. Everyone will receive a finisher medal. Medals will be awarded to the top finisher in each age group and gender for each event.


Male and Female groups for 14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49,50-59, 60-69, 70+.


  • 2K and 8K: $30 through July 19. Fee includes guaranteed t-shirt or tanktop (deadline for shirts is July 6).
  • 2K and 8K: $35 on July 20 (race day).

Click here to register for the 2K race.
Click here to register for the 8K race.

Packet Pick Up Dates at the Atchison Y:

  • Friday, July 19 from 4-7 p.m. and Saturday, July 20 from 6:30-7:15 a.m.


Parking is not permitted on the 300 block of Commercial during race time.

Parking is available on the street and in nearby lots.


The race will begin and end in front of the Atchison Family YMCA/Cray Community Center.


Maps are available at the Welcome Center. Race begins and ends in front of the Atchison Y. The 2K course is mostly flat with only one hill up and one hill down. The 8K course is hilly.


For more information on the race or to become a sponsor contact the Atchison Y at 913.367.4948.