Catch the Spirit 5K Walk/Run Sept. 15

August 15, 2014 

The community is invited to participate in the annual Catch the Spirit 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, Sept. 13. The event will benefit the Harrisonville Public School Foundation and the Christina Collins Memorial scholarship.

The event will feature a 5K, which begins and ends at Harrisonville High School. Registration for the 5K is $20 and the pre-registration deadline is Tuesday, Sept. 2. However, participants may register up to the day of the race for an additional $5 per person. All pre-registrants will receive a race T-shirt.

Again this year, any school district group, organization, or classroom that gets 10 or more registrants will receive a $100 mini-grant from the Foundation.

Sponsorships for the Catch the Spirit 5K Walk/Run are available. Sponsorship levels begin at $100 for a White Sponsor. Royal Blue Sponsorships are $500 and True Wildcat Sponsorships are $1,000.

Prizes and medals will be awarded the top male and female finishers, as well as the top male and female runners in four age categories.

Registration forms are available on-line at or at the Harrisonville Schools Administrative Offices, 503 S. Lexington.

Race-day registration begins at 7:15 a.m. The 5K begins at 8 a.m.

For additional information, contact Foundation Executive Director Jill Filer at 816-380-2727, ext. 1224 or

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