Hashtag(s): #GW5K Facebook The Greenway 5k (GW5K) is an annual event hosted by Groundwork Lawrence to promote health, fitness and open spaces. This event aims to support members of the community in their efforts to lead healthier lifestyles and encourage walking and running along the Spicket River Greenway. The GW5K course provides runners/walkers with an opportunity to take in some of the most breathtaking views Lawrence has to offer.
Sunday's schedule: The 3.1 mile course begins at Manchester Street Park, follows the Spicket River Greenway, and ends at Ferrous Park. Trolley rides are available back to the starting line
Date: Sunday, August 12, 2018
Registration: 7:30 - 8:30 AM
Start Time: 9:00 AM
Route: See below
Start line: Manchester Street Park, 75 Manchester Street, Lawrence
Finish line: Ferrous Site, 0 Island Street, Lawrence
Registration and Parking: Manchester Street Park, 75 Manchester Street, Lawrence
T-Shirts: Free t-shirt with first 200 participants
Events Offered: 5K Run/Walk, Kids' Fun Run
Entry Fees: $25.00 donation, plus processing fees. Teams larger than 20 - $15 per person. Teams of five or more can enter the code team for a $5.00 discount. We strive to include all community members, regardless of the ability to pay. There is a code on the registration page which can be used on the checkout screen for a complimentary entry/entries.
Registration 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Kids Fun Run 8:45 AM - 9:00 AM
5K Run/Walk 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Parking is available at the starting line at Manchester Street Park, 75 Manchester Street and/or at 50 Island Street.
Trolleys are available at the finish line at Ferrous Park, 0 Island Street, and will offer free rides back to Manchester Street Park after the race.
Greenway 5K Course Map