Battle of the Bean 5k & Jelly Bean Kids Run
Join us for Wichita's 6th annual Battle of the Bean 5K - a fun race on a cool winter morning where a delicious hot cocoa or coffee will greet you at the finish line!
We are teaming up with Sente Games and Refreshments to bring you an all new race experience with an all new race course. We are also teaming up with the Wichita Police Foundation and are raising money to help them fund their efforts. Be a part of their mission and help others in our Wichita community by running or walking in the Battle of the Bean 5K!
Pick your team - Team Cocoa or Team Coffee - and join us for the race! 5K participants will get a participant shirt and a mug! You can also form a team of four or more 5K participants and save on the registration fees!
Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 5k Start Time: 8AM
Jelly Bean Fun Run: 9AM
Sente Games and Refreshments
(132 E. Douglas Wichita, KS)
Packet pick up will be Friday, January 24 at First Gear Running Company (111 N Mosley, Wichita, KS) from 2 pm-6 pm and on Saturday, January 25 from 6:30 am- 7:45 am at Sente Games and Refreshment (132 E. Douglas).
Course Map: Click Here
Register online here or download an offline registration form here.
Kids fun run
The 5K will be chip-timed with mile markers and an aid station. Participants will get a shirt and a Battle of the Bean mug.
JELLY BEAN DASH
Fun Run for kids ages 8 and under. 50-200 yards based on age. Participants will get a shirt and ribbon.
Awards will be given to the top overall male and female finishers as well as the top masters male and female finishers. Custom event medals will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in the following age categories:
10 and under 25-29 45-49 65-69
11-14 30-34 50-54 70-74
15-19 35-39 55-59 75-79
20-24 40-44 60-64 80 and over
There are lots of ways to get involved as a volunteer for this fun event! Click on the link below to see the different volunteer positions that are available for you to sign up for!
Charity Partner - Wichita Police Foundation
The Mission of the Wichita Police Foundation is: Engaging our community. Supporting our officers. Strengthening Wichita.
Budgets for public safety are planned well in advance each year. Technological advances and demands for new training can occur quite rapidly. Your donation will help ensure our officers will receive the most up to date equipment, training and resources available to keep our city safe.