JUNE 5, 2021

HOSPITAL HILL RUN

The Kansas City Running Tradition

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Events 

*Event start times may change based on safety protocols. 

NEW CHARITY PARTNER FOR 2021! RUN FOR CHILDREN’S MERCY HOSPITAL.

Giving back to the Kansas City medical community is the root of who we are at Hospital Hill Run. By taking part in the Hospital Hill Run, a portion of your entry along with 100% of your fundraising efforts go to the  I Love Children’s Mercy FundMake your miles count in 2021 by becoming an individual or team fundraiser. 

FAQ 

Click here to signup for all categories of the Hospital Hill Run.
Begin by logging into your account, and go to your “Profile” page. On the “Profile” page, see Races under Upcoming Events. This shows a list of all Race(s) that are coming up. You are able to manage the registration for the Race by clicking “Manage Registration”.
All of the distances start on Grand Blvd, North of Pershing. All distances finish on Grand Blvd. in front of Crown Center.

All participants will need to pick up their bib numbers, timing devices at the Hospital Hill Run Health & Fitness Expo. The expo will take place at the Crown Center Exhibit Hall (located next to the Sheraton Crown Center). 

Detailed parking information and maps are available by clicking here. 

Please stop by our Health and Fitness Expo (dates/times available above), during packet pickup, and obtain your bib and swag. We will NOT be mailing any swag or medals.

The Thrill of the Hill

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What Runners Say About Us

5/5
" My first half marathon and the support and community was beyond amazing."
Jessica Hutchens
I love the excitement of the expo and race day! I’ve been doing this race since 2008 & I love it! It’s a challenge for sure, but I always feel like a RockStar when I cross the finish line!!
Wendy Barnes
Thank you so much for such an amazing event! We had a blast. The course support was beyond amazing and the finish line was fantastic! We really enjoyed conquering the hill for our first time today.
Becky Croft
I love this race! Very well done!! Tons of water stops!! Great medals!! And the cold sponges at the end are the best things ever!!!
Terrla Cruse
This by far is one of my favorite races!! I've ran the re-run 4 years in a row and love the challenge of it!! Great vibe and rock'n swag!!
Dana Thomas

RECOGNITION​​

The Pitch Magazine

2020 Readers Choice Winner for The Best Organized Footrace/Run in Kansas City.

Established in 1974

THE GRANDFATHER OF ALL KANSAS CITY ROAD RACES.

What started as a single 6.8-mile race with 99 runners in 1974 has evolved into a world-class event that hosts thousands of runners from nearly all 50 states of the USA. 2021 celebrates 48 years of success for Kansas City’s oldest race in the Hospital Hill Run. Click below to learn more about our story.


CONQUER
THE HILL.

COURSE ELEVATION

13.1 Mile Course

START ELEVATION

857 FT

ELEVATION GAIN

506 FT

MAX ELEVATION

1,011 FT

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