Come join 700 of your closest friends for a fun journey through one of the prettiest campuses in Kansas!
$15 for Wichita State students & students in kindergarten through college $20 for WSU faculty/staff $25 for the community through Friday, October 18. $35 Race day registration will be for everyone.
Participants registered by 10/10 will be guaranteed to receive a long-sleeve glow-in-the-dark t-shirt.
More information at wichita.edu/pumpkinrun.
Race Packets Packets will be available to pick up at the Heskett Center on Monday, October 7. It is highly recommended to pre-register & pick up your packet prior to race day.
Chip Timing Forget the hassle of waiting for results. We will be using the BIBTAG chip timing system for the start and finish of the race, making times more accurate and results instant. Your race number is also your “chip” for timing. In order to receive an accurate time, please confirm your bib is clearly visible on the front of the torso and the bib is unaltered.
Costume Contest Want to make the run more fun? Run in costume for a chance to win a prize! To participate in the contest stop by the costume booth by 8:30 a.m. the day of the race to sign in and have your picture taken. Participants must stay in costume the entire race and cross the finish line to be eligible for a costume prize. The winning costumes for each group will be picked by a judge(s). Winners will be announced during the award ceremony.
Prizes will be awarded to the following groups:
individual male individual female top pair top group (3 to 5 participants) individual child (ages 14 & under)
Cross-Campus Competition: To our friends on campus, join us for a cross-campus competition. Get your co-workers, students, and friends out to participate. The team with the most participants will receive a trophy and some major bragging rights.
Each team will need a dedicated team captain to receive event specific information. Teams and individuals will also compete and earn intramural points.
Participant Perks: Once every participant has crossed the finish line, it’s time to party! Indulge in some healthy snacks provided by local merchants. Ease away your aches with a massage by a Campus Recreation massage therapist. All of these services are free to participants.
Refund Policy: This race is non-refundable and non-transferable. The event will occur rain or shine. We reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances.