35th Annual KFRX Mayor’s Run
sponsored by Sandhills Global

April 30th, 2022
Distance: 1-mile
Location: State Capitol
Race Directors: Laci Reinke & Justin Swanson

Heats

Heats are run together by age.

8:00am – 5th & 6th grade boys
8:20am – 5th & 6th grade girls
8:40am – 3rd & 4th grade boys
9:00am – 3rd & 4th grade girls
9:20am – 2nd and under boys
9:40am – 2nd and under girls

Children through Grade 6 are eligible to submit artwork for consideration in the Mayor’s Run T-Shirt Design Contest.

One (1) design will be chosen as the winning artwork will be displayed on the official race t-shirt that all participants will receive.  In addition to having their artwork displayed, the winner will also receive a bicycle, bike helmet, and bike lock from The Bike Rack.

Four (4) other designs will be chosen as runner-up winners and displayed in the Mayor’s Run information sheet which is included in all participant packets.

The Art Winner and Runners-Up will be presented plaques.

Art Contest Begins: Now
Art Contest Ends: March 18, 2022
2022 Contest Theme: Power Up

***Preference is given to art contest designs that incorporate the theme.

How to Enter: Design artwork on an 8-1/2″ x 11″ sheet of white paper.
Submit by mail to: KFRX T-Shirt Contest, 3800 Cornhusker Hwy, Lincoln, NE 68504
Submit by email to:  vicki.marker@alphamediausa.com

ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY MARCH 18, 2022
No Purchase Necessary. All entries become the property of the KFRX Mayor’s Run and will NOT be returned!

This year marks the 35th Annual KFRX Mayor’s Run sponsored by Sandhills Global. Known as midwest America’s largest children’s run, the Mayor’s Run will be giving away 30 bikes and $1 from every entry will be donated to a local charity.

Any 6th grade or younger child is eligible to run in the Mayor’s Run. Parents, grandparents, older siblings or an adult sponsor are welcome to enter on the family plan and accompany younger runners in heats 3, 4, 5 and 6 and receive a t-shirt. It is NOT necessary for adults to register to accompany a young runner.

All runners must complete the online entry process at GetMeRegistered.com

Entry Fee & Family Plan
The first family member is the regular price of $8. If submitted together, additional family members from the same household are $6 each. Family plan entries must be registered by Sunday, April 17 at 11:59pm. Each runner must enter online separately.

Individual Fees are as follows:

>>$8.00 if entered on or before Sunday, April 13
** If you register on or before April 13 and have selected an LPS elementary school, your packet and shirt will be delivered at school.

>>$10.00 from April 14 to Monday, April 26

>>$15.00 from April 27 to Friday, April 29

** If you register from April 14-29, packets and shirts will ONLY be available at The Cornhusker Hotel from 3pm – 6pm on April 29th and race morning from 7am – 8am at the green tent in the parking lot south of the Capital, NOT at the Cornhusker!

Runners can only register online through April 29 at 11:59pm.

Race T-shirts
The Mayor’s Run t-shirt is one of the most popular race shirts for the Lincoln Track Club because it is designed by a participant in the race. Every runner who enters by Tuesday, April 26 is guaranteed a race t-shirt so be sure to mark your size when you register. See t-shirt designs from previous years

The KFRX Mayor’s Run sponsored by Sandhills Global is the second and largest event in the Pepsi Kids’ Grand Prix series.

Many schools distribute packets at the school. Check with your PE teacher to see if your school does this.

If you register on or before April 13 and have selected an LPS elementary school, your packet and shirt will be delivered at school.
Registrations made from April 14-29, packets and shirts will be available for pick up at the Cornhusker Hotel, 333 S 13th St, Lincoln, NE 68508 from 3pm – 6pm. Race day packet pick up will be from 7am – 8am at the green tent in the parking lot south of the capital, NOT at the Cornhusker. No school pickup for late registration!

Awards
Many prizes including 30 bicycles, helmets, and bike locks from The Bike Rack, as well as 30 pairs of shoes from the Lincoln Running Co., will be awarded to students at school or available at packet pick up. Please check with your PE Teacher. One bike will be given to the art contest winner. All runners will also receive many valuable coupons and each runner will receive a gift from Sandhills Global.

***Bike certificates have a set dollar value and expiration date.

Parking
Limited parking is available in the parking lots on the south side of the State Capitol building.

This is not a timed event.